Articles & Recipes

Coconut Ice Cream
Here is the classic Thai ice cream that could not be simpler and it could not be better. You can jazz it up with flavors and additions in the modern manner, but we think it is perfect as is. Thais love it sprinkled with chopped peanuts and served in tiny bowls. Wouldn't it be great this long... More »
Sicilian Grill-Roasted Chicken
The sunny garlic-lemon-herb flavors of these juicy birds will have you crooning along with Dean Martin to “That’s Amore.” If you like, brush the chickens with olive oil and grill baby eggplant, pattypan squash and small tomatoes on the vine to round out the meal — and create a beautiful... More »
Smoky Chipotle Quinoa Burgers
Carnivores and vegetarians will be equally delighted with these “meaty” quinoa burgers. They get their smokiness from chipotle chile powder and smoked Gouda, but you could increase it with some barbecue sauce spread on the buns. More »
Margarita Ice Pops
This frozen Margarita is a true classic. The addition of alcohol makes this an 'adults only' treat! But, what a tasty treat for the long weekend! More »
Star Anise and Mandarin Orange Ice
The licorice flavor of star anise adds a mellow edge to this Eastern-inspired ice. We like to serve this paired with plain vanilla ice cream or as a side to lemon loaf or angel food cake. Star anise vary in size, so you’ll have to judge for yourself whether to use 6 or 8. Eight large star anise... More »