Marcella Hazan’s Tomato Sauce

This definitive recipe has been my go-to for years. Although the directions say to discard the onion before tossing the sauce with pasta, I leave the onion in and find that white or red varieties work equally well. This recipe makes four servings or enough sauce for a...

Grilled Bread with Eggplant & Basil

Original recipe by Mona Talbott appeared in Bon Appétit (August 2014). Found on bonappetit.com Makes 8 servings Eggplant can be cooked 2 days ahead. Let cool; cover and chill. If made ahead of time, the flavors of the mixture will deepen as it sits. Ingredients: 1...

Summery Green Coleslaw

Recipe found on bbc.co.uk (so many recipes!) Ingredients: For the coleslaw: 3 1/2 oz. peas or fava beans 1 small green cabbage, shredded 1 large zucchini, grated or cut into matchsticks 1 large fennel bulb, finely sliced into matchsticks 1 bunch scallions, finely...

Crispy Pork Cutlets with Fennel Salad

Recipe courtesy of Chestnut Farms. Their delicious and sustainably sourced meat is available for purchase online. Three area pickup locations available. Ingredients: 1¼ lb. pork shoulder (Boston butt), cut into 4 steaks OR 2 lb. pork cutlets 1 large fennel bulb, cut...