Small, Good Things: Beans and Greens

Small, Good Things: Beans and Greens

By Joe Dizney My friend Jane reminded me of this curiosity when she called asking for the recipe of “that funny dish you brought to Christmas a couple of years ago: Mud and Grass.” Not a very appetizing name, but a simple side dish I got seriously addicted to while living in Chicago a couple […]

Food Emergency: Charred Chard

Food Emergency: Charred Chard

By Joe Dizney CSA (Community Sponsored Agriculture) is a very good thing — for the farmer and the consumer, but where the farmer’s job—as tough as it depending on the elements—finishes with the harvest, the challenges faced by the home cook and CSA shareholder vary wildly from week to week. (Kale AGAIN, and just what […]