pistachio

Pistachio and Avocado Crostini

May 10, 2012 Side Dishes

  I’m posting this recipe a little late in the game. I first sampled these crisp crostini treats at book club some six months ago. Since then, I discovered they’re a popular feature on the menu at Cork, one of my favorite neighborhood restaurants. I’ve been meaning to write about them for ages. They are [...]

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Chocolate, Espresso, and Pistachio Pot de Crème

December 14, 2011 Desserts and Sweets

Pot de crème is one of those desserts I love to eat, but never think to make. Occasionally, I’ll order it at a restaurant and then feel silly about it because it’s a simple enough dish to make at home. It’s basically just custard- milk, cream and eggs- so there’s no need to be intimidated [...]

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