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Persimmon Winter Salsa

Persimmon Winter Salsa

Winter fruits do not get enough credit! Berries and stone fruits are great, but persimmon, pomegranate, and pairs are pretty perfect! Fruit is much needed during the winter to add some freshness to hearty soups and stews. Persimmons make for a great salsa as they […]

Winter Squash Hummus

Winter Squash Hummus

DC has a lot of great restaurants. They even have a restaurant devoted solely to hummus! It’s called Little Sesame and you have to go there! They serve different plates of hummus topped with the seasonal veggies and the pita is absolute perfection! Little Sesame […]

Apple Mushroom Marsala

Apple Mushroom Marsala

Apples & Honey on Rosh Hashanah. Whenever I think of Rosh Hashanah I sing this “song” in my head that I must have learned in Hebrew School 20 years ago. I am pretty sure the song has more than 6 words but I have no […]

Beet Date Apple & Pistachio Salad

Beet Date Apple & Pistachio Salad

I have a confession, I wasn’t quite sure if I actually liked beets until I recently had a few amazing dishes at a couple of restaurants. One in particular was a beet salad at Ripple in Washington DC. For all of my top chef fans […]

Apricot Strawberry Avocado Salsa

Apricot Strawberry Avocado Salsa

I am calling this recipe part fruit salad, part salsa, part guacamole, because it really is a little bit of everything. Apricots and Strawberries, red onion, avocado and cilantro must equal fruitalsamole or guacsalsuit What do you think?! I really like the pairing of apricots […]

Strawberry Tabbouleh

Strawberry Tabbouleh

I think I’ve said this a few times before, here, here, here oh yeah and here too, that I truly hate tomatoes. This has kind of been a problem in my life but I have made it this far and I am not about to […]