My Father’s Daughter: Homemade Turkey Sausage

My Father’s Daughter: Homemade Turkey Sausage

Right here is a perfect example of what I like this cookbook so much: this is turkey breakfast sausage and it will take you about 5 minutes to make.  It’s ground turkey plus some herbs and spices (fennel, herbs de provence, sage), and a little maple syrup just...
My Father’s Daughter: Lalo’s Famous Cookies

My Father’s Daughter: Lalo’s Famous Cookies

If you had told me 2 hours ago that I could love a cookie without butter, or sugar, or chocolate, or butter, I would have taken you by the hand and, in a pitying tone, explained how you can’t have cookies without butter.  How cookies were invented, essentially,...
My Father’s Daughter: Fish Tacos

My Father’s Daughter: Fish Tacos

It’s like my husband’s two favorite dishes — fish & chips and tacos — got married.  And after making these, I am never getting rid of that man! These are really fantastic.  The beer batter is wonderful and easy and even though I did not...
My Father’s Daughter: Challah French Toast

My Father’s Daughter: Challah French Toast

Damn, she even makes good french toast. Her value added elements: coarse sugar (I used some demerara sugar that someone — was it you Mary Jenner? — brought me from Hawaii) and real vanilla seeds scraped from a bean.  The sugar adds a really nice crunch. In...
My Father’s Daughter: Chicken & Dumplings

My Father’s Daughter: Chicken & Dumplings

Ok, this is getting scary.  It’s beginning to look like Gwyneth Paltrow is a very talented cook.  How could this be?  Even if you think she can’t act or sing she has successful careers doing both of those things, despite your opinion.  To find out she...