Burger Week No. 6: The Hot & Spicy Burger

In honor of National Burger Month, we’ve been sharing a burger recipe every day. Today it’s the Hot & Spicy Burger, made with spice-crusted Wagyu beef, pepperjack cheese, chipotle aioli, crispy fried jalapenos and a cheesy kaiser roll. You like it hot? Try this one on for size! Brooklyn Brewery shared their picks for beer…

Burger Week No. 5: The Philly Burger

It’s National Burger Month, so we are posting a week of burger recipes,  one per day. Today’s burger is a salute to the Philly cheese steak sandwich. Our Philly Burger consists of seasoned Wagyu beef patties, pan-seared with a bit of butter for a tasty crust, and topped with sweet sautéed peppers and onions, melted provolone…

Burger Week No. 4: Maui Burger

To celebrate National Burger Month this May, we are posting a week of burger recipes,  one per day. The Maui Burger will give your backyard barbecue some island style. Our wagyu beef burgers are marinated in teriyaki sauce before being cooked over flame, then topped with duck bacon (why not?), grilled pineapple and extra-creamy Japanese mayo. And…

Burger Week No. 3: The Caprese Burger

May is National Burger Month and we’re celebrating with a week of fresh burger recipes,  like this Caprese Burger. The mini patty is made with wagyu beef and ground veal then topped with burrata cheese, tomato and fresh basil. These are technically sliders, which means you can eat a few. To make things more interesting, our friends…

Burger Week! No. 2: The Upstate Burger

Since May is National Burger Month, we’re celebrating with a new burger recipe every day for a week. And to make things more fun, our friends at Brooklyn Brewery have paired each burger with one of their fine beers.  The Upstate Burger strikes the perfect balance between salty and sweet, crunchy and soft. There’s candied bacon…

Burger Week No. 1: So-Cal Burger

May is National Burger Month and we’re celebrating with a week of fresh burger recipes. Our first is the So-Cal Burger, with our pasture-raised beef that is seasoned with herb salt then crowned with Jack cheese, creamy avocado, tender baby lettuces, and a generous swath of sun-dried tomato mayo. And our friends at Brooklyn Brewery have…

Ideas for Leftover Ham

Welcome to guest blogger Deana Sidney of Lost Past Remembered, a blog dedicated to discovering, replicating and adapting historic recipes. For the in-depth story on the inspiration for the mousse, plus lots of historic photos, visit her blog.   I abhor wasting food, so I was thrilled when one of our finest chefs, Dan Barber of…

6 Brunch Ideas We Love

Brunch, a brilliant combination of breakfast and lunch, is often the most anticipated meal of the week. This best-of-both-worlds feast is perfect for those lazy weekend days when sleeping in is a must. Brunch is usually served between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m., and in terms of food, anything goes. While we like a leisurely…

5 Braise-Worthy Recipes

When it’s cold outside, we crave a good, long braise. So let’s look at some classic recipes for braising, shall we? 1. Rabbit. This Irish recipe by the inimitable Colman Andrews has hard cider in the braising liquid. Which is also really nice for drinking while your rabbit simmers.

Valentine’s Day at Home: Dessert

We are definitely known for the savory things in life.  Bacon? We’ll come running. But when there’s chocolate with bacon in it, we’re running even faster.  If you feel the same way, and want something a bit unconventional for your Valentine’s Day dessert, have a look at these recipes. Bacon brittle is our go-to for…

Valentine’s Day at Home: The Main Event

What’s for dinner on Valentine’s Day? For those who like eat in, here are a few inspirational recipes. If you’re cooking to impress and are not intimidated by a classic dish, our Tournedos Rossini offers a trifecta of flavors: filet mignon, foie gras, black truffle. Surprisingly simple and totally decadent. Named for the composer Rossini…

Valentine’s Day at Home: The Apps

For many of us, cooking at home for (or with) someone we love is the ultimate way to spend Valentine’s Day. Why leave your cozy cocoon when all you need is right there? If you are a member of this romantic tribe, we have a few fun ideas for dinner à deux. One way to make the…