Is Red Meat Bad For You?

Is Red Meat Bad For You?

The chapter on Steak Frites and all you can learn from it, in my new book From Scratch. I didn’t know whether to be glad or frustrated by yesterday’s page one story on a new study that finds decades of nutritional advice and intuitive common sense to be...
Non-Wheat Breakfasts

Non-Wheat Breakfasts

Yogurt with Nuts and Cherries (or “Breakfast with Paul”) One splendid idea: whole fat Greek yogurt with toasted nuts and, for sweetness and additional acidity, sour cherries (we fell in love with these in Greece; happily, in Providence, where we reside...
Guacamole

Guacamole

I put a pic on instagram of guacamole two weeks ago and got enough fervent responses about cilantro and garlic salt, lack of chili to realize that people really care about their guacamole. As we here in America, we who make enough of this creamy delicacy to fill a...
Wherefore Thanksgiving?

Wherefore Thanksgiving?

If our most famous historical Republican’s claim that a nation divided against itself cannot stand, we should take heed of Thanksgiving more today than ever. Food brings us together, and hallelujah for it. Let us praise and honor the food that brings us together...