Recipes

Recipes

You say tomato, I say delicious

Even if you got a late start on planting, you should have some homegrown tomatoes by now. You’ve been waiting a long time for this. The first ripe ones you probably popped in your mouth right there in the garden or bit into over the sink.

Recipes

Eggplant favorites, rooted in Sicily

It’s hard to imagine Sicilian cooking without eggplant. You find it in every market, in every restaurant and certainly in every home kitchen. Having recently visited Sicily, I remember each eggplant binge fondly – and there were many.

Davis resident Sandy Holman holds gumbo party in honor of African ancestors

Sandy Holman, the self-proclaimed "Purple Lady," held a gumbo party at her house in Davis in November 2018. The gumbo she cooks is a family recipe. She continues to cook this dish in honor of her family, friends and African ancestors.