| Mar 26, 2012
| 4:33 PM
This week's Culinary SOS: Morton's smoked salmon pizza...
| Mar 24, 2012
Dear SOS: We were hosted by our good friends for our 50th anniversary for dinner at Morton's Steakhouse. We were served smoked salmon pizza as an appetizer. Could you manage to get the recipe?
Dear Sylvia: Morton's was happy to...
| Feb 9, 2012
This is the first vintage for Jack Hammer Wine Co., and they've come out with a terrific Pinot Noir for the price. The grapes come from all three Central Coast counties — Monterey, San Luis Obispo and Santa Barbara — and the juice sees some...
| Dec 29, 2011
Whether your New Year's festivities include planning a big cocktail party or hosting a simple dinner, odds are you'll want something to feed your guests over the hours as they count down to 2012.
Here are 25 easy-to-make little dishes to choose from...
| Dec 1, 2011
Here they come: the relatives. And they're hungry too. So where are you going to feed them? Why not one of the new generation of brunches that have been popping up at some very good restaurants lately? Brunch is convivial and fun, not to mention much less...
| Jul 28, 2011
Say what? A Sauvignon Blanc from Burgundy? Under $15?
I was skeptical. But when I tasted the 2009 Saint-Bris from Domaine Bersan, I understood why Saint-Bris is the only appellation in Burgundy where the required grape is Sauvignon Blanc. Crisp and...
| Jul 28, 2011
Smoked salmon onigiri filling
Total time: 10 minutes
Servings: Makes enough filling for 4 onigiri
3 ounces smoked salmon, thinly sliced
1. Heat the broiler. Place slices of the salmon on a foil-lined baking sheet and broil until the surface of the...
| Apr 28, 2011
NOTE: Master Class columns are intended for ambitious home cooks, and some of the recipes may call for special ingredients or equipment. When that is the case, we will provide an alternative method for the main element of the dish so it can be prepared...
| Feb 17, 2011
Weekend mornings, I'm usually happy to stay at home reading, listening to music and generally lolling around. No rushing, all the time in the world for simple pleasures. Toast with homemade jam. Freshly brewed coffee. Or there's breakfast with a friend at...
| Nov 11, 2010
2008 Centonze Frappato
Made from 100% Frappato, a grape that is often blended with Nero d'Avola, this light red from Sicily is a delight. Fresh and lively with a lovely floral fragrance, it sees no oak before being bottled. A great warm-weather wine,...
| Oct 21, 2010
Smoked salmon hash
Total time: 50 minutes
5 tablespoons unsalted butter, divided
1 1/2 pounds Yukon Gold potatoes, cut into ½-inch cubes
1 red onion, minced
3/4 pound cold-smoked salmon, flaked into ½-inch chunks
1/2 cup heavy cream...