Recipes

Recipes
Flourless chocolate cake

Delicious, Gluten-Free, No Fuss Flourless Chocolate Cake

This easy flourless chocolate cake recipe is too good to be true. A French family recipe handed down from generation to generation, the baking for this gluten-free cake requires no preheating of the oven and the dessert is ready in 20-25 minutes!
green beans

Noble Green Beans Side Dish

With their beautiful, bright color, green beans, or haricots verts are an ideal side dish for your festive meal.
macaroni salad

Ken’s Basic Macaroni Salad Recipe

Here's a simple recipe you can whip up quickly for a barbeque or al fresco dinner party and leave guests asking for more.
raised on homemade meatballs

Man in the Kitchen: Meatball Raised and Tested

I wrote a tell-all memoir for an Italian chef in New York who claimed, as his greatest influence, his mother’s recipe for meatballs. In fact, read enough chef memoirs and you’ll learn that EVERY chef worth his salt attributes his success to his mother’s meatballs. That includes me and I’m not even Italian.
mousse au chocolate

Maria’s Marvelous Mousse au Chocolat

This classic mousse au chocolat is the perfect chocolate dessert to top off your festive dinner!
grilled chicken

Summertime Grilled Chicken and Peaches

Somewhere, at some point this summer, you will hopefully have a brief and meaningful relationship with fire. Make this recipe! Make friends. Feeds many.
Man in the Kitchen

Man in the Kitchen: Feed Your Marriage

Routine is the enemy of romance; fear, the dividing line between meal and feast. The answer is only as limited as your imagination. It’s never too early for that first Pernod. Unpack the groceries. Put on some nice music. And experiment the afternoon away in a cramped kitchen with a sharp knife and a hot stove. The results can be tasty, if not an awful lot more.
holiday dinner

9 Recipes for the Perfect, Festive, Holiday Dinner

Looking for ideas for a festive, holiday meal for your friends and family? Here are some favorite recipes from two family kitchens an ocean apart, combined to celebrate everyone’s taste buds and traditions!
grapefruit fizz

Ruby Red Grapefruit Fizz Recipe

Try this variation of grapefruit fizz, a drink popular in the 1940s, at the end of an especially long day and see what spirits it may unlock.
fish

Man in the Kitchen: A Symbol of Peace and Friendship

As I write this with Paris on my mind, I am staring at a view of the San Bernardino Mountains from the desert in eastern California. Christmas lights ring the palm trees on El Paseo. The holidays are in the air. At a time when suspicion reigns supreme I wonder what good tidings could I possibly bring? This of course led me to think about salmon.