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Spinach, Leek and Feta Cheese Fritatta

Spinach, Leek and Feta Cheese Fritatta 1 tablespoon butter 1 tablespoon olive oil 1 large leek, white and light green part only, halved and thinly sliced (about 1 cup) 6 oz spinach, washed and chopped 1 clove garlic, minced …

Pasta with Chicken Sausage, Leeks, Corn, and Crimini Mushrooms

Pasta with Chicken Sausage, Leeks, Corn, and Crimini Mushrooms 8 ounces casarecce or other short pasta 1 teaspoon kosher salt, plus more for pasta water 3 tablespoons olive oil 1 12-oz. pkg. Italian chicken sausage, sliced crosswise…

Turnips Four Ways

Turnips Four Ways Sautéed Turnips and Greens Cook peeled and cut-up turnips and sliced garlic in olive oil in a large skillet until tender. Add the turnip greens and cook until just wilted. Season with salt and pepper and a squeeze of…

Corn and Leek Sauté

Corn and Leek Sauté 3 cups fresh corn kernels, cut off corn cobs 2 cups leeks, chopped 2 tablespoons fresh garlic, coarsely chopped 2 tablespoons real butter sea salt, to taste cracked black pepper, to taste Peel, husk…

Mushroom Leek Pita Pizza

Mushroom Leek Pita Pizza 2 tablespoons olive oil, plus more for drizzling 1 sliced leek 1 sliced garlic clove 2 cups sliced mushrooms (5 ounces) Coarse salt 2 pitas 4 tablespoons ricotta Red-pepper flakes Set oven…

Roasted Halibut and Leek with Citrus Chive Butter

  Roasted Halibut and Leek with Citrus Chive Butter For the citrus-chive butter 3 tablespoons unsalted butter, softened at room temperature zest of 1 clementine 2teaspoons chopped fresh chives 1 pinch sea salt For the…

Breakfast Eggs with Leeks and Asparagus

Breakfast Eggs with Leeks and Asparagus 3 slices thick-sliced bacon (about 3 ounces), cut into 1/2-inch pieces 1 pound of asparagus, trimmed of woody ends, cut into 1/2-inch diagonal pieces 6 slices of bread, cut into 1 1/2-inch-wide…

Leek, Mushroom and Asparagus Frittata

Leek, Mushroom and Asparagus Frittata Trim 1 bunch of asparagus and cut into 1-2 inch pieces.  Toss with 1 T. olive and salt, and then pre-cook for 10 minutes in the oven on a baking sheet. Whisk 6 eggs in a bowl with 1 C. grated parmesan…

Marinated Leeks with Herbs

Marinated Leeks with Herbs 8 medium leeks, trimmed of tough green parts Kosher salt, to taste 5 tbsp. red wine vinegar 2 tsp. Dijon mustard Freshly ground white pepper, to taste 7 tbsp. peanut oil 8 sprigs parsley 1…

Chicken Breasts with Creamy Leeks and Mushrooms

Chicken Breast with Creamy Leeks and Mushrooms 3 boneless, skinless chicken breasts Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper 1-tablespoon olive oil 3 tablespoons butter ½ pound brown mushrooms (about 16-18 mushrooms), gently…

Lentil Soup with Parsley Root and Carrots

Lentil Soup with Parsley Root and Carrots 1 lb Dried lentils, -washed and drained 1/4   c Lard, bacon drippings, -or oil 2 md Onions or leeks, chopped 1 parsley root or parnsip, chopped 2 md Carrots, sliced 1 c Sliced fennel…

Asian Pear Grilled Cheese Sandwich

Asian Pear Grilled Cheese Sandwich 1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil 3 tablespoons unsalted butter at room temperature, divided 1/2 cup chopped (1/2-in. dice) yellow onion 1/2 cup chopped (1/2-in. dice) Asian pear or firm Bosc…