It looks pretty good though, doesn’t it?
At the risk of sounding boastful, I should tell you that I make a killer deep-dish Chicago-style pizza. It’s actually Cook’s Illustrated’s exact recipe, I don’t dare alter a thing. It is so good that upon tasting the first bite of my very first attempt at this pizza, [...]
I feel like I’ve done nothing but cook for a week. I mean of course there was wrapping and baking and cleaning and shoveling and last minute shopping as well.
I’m exhausted, but happy.
My mom and Rich flew in from Miami a few days before Christmas and I wanted to feed them well while they were [...]
So I had been wondering what to do with the shallots that arrived in last week’s Fresh Picks box.
I was happy to have eaten every last radish, rhubarb stalk and leafy green from that box, but I still had 8 beautiful shallots sitting on my counter, quite possibly feeling like the last kids picked for dodge ball on [...]
Maybe pizza just isn’t my thing.
No wonder my parents never made homemade crust. It’s a tricky little devil, but I’m not giving up.
I mean, this one turned out amazing, right?
And guess what? I am now the proud owner of my very own pizza stone! I ran out to Crate and Barrel and picked up this [...]
So, I tried again. With another recipe. Jamie Oliver’s.
I love Jamie Oliver. Maybe it’s the accent, or maybe the lisp. Probably both. He’s definitely a great cook with a big heart. LOVE.
I found his pizza dough recipe, which came with rave reviews. Lots of them. YAY!
I couldn’t wait to make this pizza crust. Finally! And it [...]