Dorie Greenspan's Cowboy Caviar Salad in a bowl with a serving spoon.

Cook the Book Fridays: Cowboy Caviar Salad from Everyday Dorie

This week’s recipe for Cook the Book Fridays comes from Dorie Greenspan’s latest cookbook, Everyday Dorie and is a bean salad, said to have been served for the first time in 1940. Created by Helen Corbitt, culinary director of Neiman Marcus, it was dubbed “caviar” as a nod to the shape of the (inexpensive) beans … Read more

Dorie Greenspan's Pimento Cheese in a white bowl and spread on some crackers on a cutting board.

Cook the Book Fridays: Pimento Cheese from Everyday Dorie

I made this week’s recipe for Cook the Book Fridays comes from Dorie Greenspan’s latest cookbook, Everyday Dorie over a month ago now but it was so good I can still taste it! Pimento Cheese isn’t something I was familiar with so I was a bit curious making it – I mean, cheese, pimentos, mayonnaise, … Read more

Close up of cobbler topping.

Cook the Book Fridays: Drop-biscuit peach cobbler 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 showcase for local peaches here in Southwest France – it’s *just* the right time for them! We celebrated 7 years of owning our little piece of Southwest France last weekend with a special meal with … Read more

Oven-Charred Tomato-Stuffed Peppers from Everyday Dorie in a baking dish.

Cook the Book Fridays: Oven-Charred Tomato-Stuffed Peppers from Everyday Dorie

This week’s recipe for Cook the Book Fridays comes from Dorie Greenspan’s latest cookbook, Everyday Dorie and was a wonderfully easy summer recipe that I’ll keep in my back pocket when I have a surplus of supper cherry tomatoes – often, since I can’t resist them – especially the pretty multicoloured ones – at farmers’ … Read more

Plate of Citrus-Marinated Halibut with Mango Salsa on rice.

Cook the Book Fridays: Citrus-Marinated Halibut with Mango Salsa from Everyday Dorie

This week’s recipe for Cook the Book Fridays comes from Dorie Greenspan’s latest cookbook, Everyday Dorie and was a perfect “feels like 40˚C” dinner this past week. Dorie says she uses the mairnade year-round on whatever fish is freshest but that she likes it particularly on halibut in the winter. Well, our weather couldn’t have … Read more

Dorie Greenspan's Green Goddess Sipper, Soup or Shots in shot classes on a wooden surface.

Cook the Book Fridays: Green Goddess Sipper, Soup or Shots from Everyday Dorie

This week’s recipe for Cook the Book Fridays comes from Dorie Greenspan’s latest cookbook, Everyday Dorie and is actually a combination of two recipes – Dorie’s “Demi-Goddess” dressing and a cold vegetable soup (or “sipper” or “shot” which I think are more appropriate than “soup” for this recipe). So yeah before you make the soup, … Read more