Dorie Greenspan Spaghetti and Meatballs in a blue dish

Cook the Book Fridays: Meatballs and Spaghetti from Everyday Dorie

This week’s recipe for Cook the Book Fridays comes from Dorie Greenspan’s latest cookbook, Everyday Dorie and was the perfect comfort food this week. Meatballs and Spaghetti sounds like a simple dish but slow cooked, the meatballs take on a lot of flavour. In fact, my version of the dish was even simpler as I … Read more

Dorie Greenspan Rugelach on a baking tray

Tuesdays with Dorie: Friendship Cookies from Dorie’s Cookies

This week’s Tuesdays with Dorie recipe from Dorie’s Cookies is one I was dreading a little, to be honest. Once I read the recipe for Friendship Cookies, I realised that these were just Rugelach with another name and, well, I remember the last time I tried to make those. Such an ordeal! (you really must … Read more

Butter Glazed Turnips from Everyday Dorie in a small skillet

Cook the Book Fridays: Butter Glazed Turnips from Everyday Dorie

This week’s recipe for Cook the Book Fridays comes from Dorie Greenspan’s latest cookbook, Everyday Dorie and it’s a simple treatment for turnips and a great way to use them up if you bought them for a holiday meal and they are still languishing in the bottom of the crisper 😉 It’s a super simple … Read more

Chocolate-Cranberry and Almond Cookies from Dorie's Cookies on a black background

Tuesdays with Dorie: Chocolate-Cranberry and Almond Cookies from Dorie’s Cookies

This week’s Tuesdays with Dorie recipe from Dorie’s Cookies is a slightly festive cookie (I think almonds, chocolate and cranberries count as festive, right?) that I loved the sound and look of in the book but which I had a little trouble with making look *quite* as pretty as Dorie’s. Dorie says: Nothing makes me … Read more

Slow-Cooker Brisket with Carrots and Sweet Potatoes from Everyday Dorie

Cook the Book Fridays: Slow-Cooker Brisket with Carrots and Sweet Potatoes from Everyday Dorie

This week’s recipe for Cook the Book Fridays comes from Dorie Greenspan’s latest cookbook, Everyday Dorie and is one that takes a LONG time to cook (but it’s mostly hands off since it’s the slow cooker doing most of the work, though you’re par-cooking the veg and searing the meat before it goes in there) … Read more

Stack of Dorie Greenspan Mint Chocolate Sablés

Tuesdays with Dorie (Dorie’s Cookies): Mint Chocolate Sablés

This week’s Tuesdays with Dorie recipe from Dorie’s Cookies is a classic for the holiday season! Dorie says: My son, Joshua, and I have a thing for the mint-and-chocolate combo. We tried gooey cookies and chubby ones, sandwich cookies and cakey ones, and, in the end, we were surprised by our final choice: this sleek … Read more