Pork Cassoulet

There are lots of cassoulet recipes out there. They are great, no doubt, but the one thing that seems to bind them all together is that they are amazingly complicated. This pork cassoulet recipe takes the essence of the dish and makes things much more streamlined. There’s a never-ending argument out there about whether cassoulet should have breadcrumbs or…

How to use The Supreme Pantry

See the Pantry Lists

Look through the pantry lists to see what food items your should always have on hand.  This is an organic, evolving project, and I will be periodically adding to the pantry lists.

Find some recipes

Find recipes to prepare at home, using many of the ingredients on the pantry lists.  New recipes are created regularly and always rest upon a well built pantry.

Recently Created Recipes

Albondigas

This albondigas recipe uses frozen meatballs (GASP!) When I’m cooking at home, frozen meatballs are a go-to, because they make life so much easier…

Smoked Trout Salad

This smoked trout salad recipe is one of the easiest ways to turn smoked trout into something to be proud of. I always have…

No-Knead Bundt Bread

This is a simple no-knead bread recipe that has a very high ratio of water. That does a few things, but the coolest two…

Simple Onion Soup

This simple onion soup recipe can be the foundation for a variety of tasty soups and stews. 6 basic ingredients make this one come…

Cocktail Biscuit Trio

This is just a recommendation for an interesting way to serve biscuits as a light appetizer. It’s a great thing to bring to a…

New England Clam Chowder

I think that New England Clam Chowder is a cornerstone of American cooking. It’s one of my favorite soups to eat, and it’s not…

Kitchen Tips

Secret Ingredient: Wondra Flour

Not many people know about Wondra Flour, but let me tell you: it’s great.  It’s the secret weapon for quickly thickening sauces and soups,…

Why I love MSG

Let’s get this out of the way first:  MSG isn’t dangerous or bad for you, and Chinese Food Syndrome is a myth.  Here’s an…

Everyone Uses Their Microwave Incorrectly

Microwaves are fancy space-magic technology, but they usually get a bad rap in the kitchen.  Let’s not mince words; you are probably using your…

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