My favorite thing to do with a winter squash is to stuff it.
A smoky, peppery, hearty Spanish chowder that will warm you straight to the bones. Perfect for the end of summer, when the corn and tomatoes are at their peak and the evening wind holds a faint chill.
A cross between a soup and a stew, this hearty recipe is as filling as it is savory and delicious.
This is a simple stew that delivers big flavor.
Wild rice preservation advocate Marcia Lavine has this recipe for a savory dish showcasing the grain and three types of sausage.
It can be hard to resist a recipe that includes the phrase “lime-scented sour cream” so why even try. Cauliflower is simmered until tender, pureed until smooth, enriched with a scoop of that lime-scented sour cream and then served with crumbles of crisp chorizo and another dollop of that cream.
If I had to choose one dish alone to represent my childhood, it would be this.