I've made this dish as a quick supper and as an elegant dinner party first course. It goes both ways, which is key to its charm and longevity in my cooking repertoire.
That it can be served minutes out of the oven makes this the perfect last-minute sweet.
The tart looks homey, but it's oddly sophisticated in its own way and not-so-oddly very satisfying, particularly after a hearty meal.
Strain drink into glass and garnish with Autumn Spice bitters.
Here, we reduce sugar and vinegar with apple cores, for delicious, intensely-concentrated essence of fall.
Beans certainly hold up better in the industrial canning process than many other vegetable, but there are still many good reasons to cook your own.
The combination of beans and rice is one of the most nutritionally complete vegetarian meals possible.
There's nothing quite as homespun as a bowl of tomato soup with a classic grilled cheese sandwich.
I love a good cinnamon bun — even more with some diced apples wrapped up in the swirls.