25 Aug 2011 Shrimp & Avocado Salad

Adapted from Moosewood Collective. Simple suppers: Fresh ideas for the weeknight table. (2005). New York: Clarkson Potter. p. 167. My Comment: I know, I know…. not strictly vegetarian. But once in a while I enjoy fish. Our CSA share this week included a bag of baby greens, garlic, and several beautifully ripe tomatoes. What could be…

22 Aug 2011 Summer Panzanella

Adapted from: Moosewood Collective. Simple suppers: fresh ideas for the weeknight table. (2005). New York: Clarkson Potter. p 108. My Comment: This is one of my favorite parts of the summer – when all  the tomatoes ripen at the same time 🙂 Not only do I have some heirloom tomatoes growing in my own garden, but…

18 Aug 2011 Zucchini Tomato Curry

Adapted from Meatless Monday: Zucchini Tomato Curry. Downloaded from the web on 08/16/2011. My Comment: Although this recipe filled our house with the delicious fragrance of cumin, coriander and ginger, the finished product – in my humble opinion – needs a tweak or two.  First of all, the zucchini rounds should be cut again so…

09 Aug 2011 Eggplant Agnolotti With Tomato Sauce

Adapted from Madison, D. Vegetarian cooking for everyone. (1997). New York: Broadway Books. p. 472. My Comments: After a summer hiatus, I hope we’re back into the routine of cooking together — lots of salads lately.  So, there I was with a giant eggplant from our CSA. Adrien & I have different views of eggplant: I would…