Tasting Charleston

Tasting Charleston

Charleston, South Carolina is a vast culinary landscape and a wonderful retreat for any foodie looking for a weekend getaway.  Charleston is home to many highly acclaimed restaurants where you can enjoy traditional Lowcountry cuisine or locally sourced ingredients.  With my day job sending me down to Charleston for...
Thick and Chewy Compost Cookies

Thick and Chewy Compost Cookies

I absolutely adore Momofuko Milk Bar’s compost cookies.  The combination of sweet and savory hits just the right mark and they tend to under bake the cookies just a smidgen, which totally reminds of the salmonella cookies you got in grade school (and don’t tell you don’t remember or...
Ramp Potato Gnocchi

Ramp Potato Gnocchi

Did you think I was done with my ramp recipes?  I’ve just gotten started!  I heard through the grapevine that there might be another batch of ramps coming my way, so this may or may not be the end.  I still had some of my ramp pesto leftover and...
Pasta with Asparagus and Ramp Pesto

Pasta with Asparagus and Ramp Pesto

If this dish could talk it would scream from rooftops “I am spring!” Between the fresh asparagus and ramps, this is the ultimate dish to serve on a beautiful spring evening.  With our ramp pesto already prepared, we just needed a vehicle to to show it off.  One of...
Ramp Pesto

Ramp Pesto

Step aside boring pesto, ramp things up <– slight pun, with pungent Ramp Pesto for a springtime treat!  It’s ramp season! Give three cheers for the short arrival of Springs most prized green! I got my grabby little hands on a big bunch this week when I went to...
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