Sweet Potato and Black Bean Tacos Recipe

sweet potato and black bean tacos | pamela salzman

Serious question:  Is anything considered a taco if it all goes into a corn tortilla?  Because if that's the case, I have eaten A LOT of tacos, some typical and others not so obvious.  And my son, even more than I have.  Have I ever told you my idea for a book about feeding picky children?  I would ...

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Cassoulet-Style Chicken and Sausage Recipe

cassoulet-style chicken and white beans | pamela salzman

Did you notice a French theme happening on the blog?  As soon as I remembered the French onion soup recipe I taught a few years ago, it also occurred to me that I had never posted this chicken and white beans recipe which I developed for a teaching trip in Southwest France many years ago.  Cassoulet ...

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Curried Chicken Salad Recipe

curried chicken salad

I'm sure you all pushed away your keyboards and ran into the kitchen to poach chicken after Monday's post, right?  Perfect!  Now let's do something healthy and delish with your chicken.  I have a recipe for the BEST curried chicken salad I have ever eaten!   Even my family, which to my chagrin ...

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Black Bean and Beet Burger Recipe and Video

black bean and beet veggie burgers video | pamela salzman

If you're new here, I am OBSESSED with veggie burgers.  I have two posted on this website -- a black bean and brown rice burger with smoky red pepper sauce and a chickpea burger.  Both are hearty, flavorful and delicious.  This black bean and beet burger might just be my favorite.  If you don't like ...

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California Nicoise Salad Recipe

california nicoise salad | pamela salzman

I just arrived in New York for my annual summer vacay with my parents, my sisters and their families.  We've descended upon my parents' house in Long Island for a week of old fashioned backyard fun with a few trips to the beach and the ice cream parlor.  It also involves some serious menu planning ...

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Mediterranean Fish in Parchment recipe

mediterranean fish in parchment

You see that beautiful piece of fish down there?  That is my idea of a perfect dinner -- simple, healthy, light, delicious, seasonal, easy-to-make.  If my family didn't thrive on an ever-changing dinner menu, I would love to eat this twice a week with a fresh salad and a glass of rosé. ...

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Baked Falafel Recipe

baked falafel | pamela salzman

One day I woke up and decided I had to have falafel.  Falafel are deep-fried balls of pulsed chickpeas blended with herbs, onion and garlic.  Sometimes they are made with a combination of broad beans and chickpeas and sometimes that contain a lot of herbs which make them rather green on the inside. ...

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