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Recipe: Cereal Milk Cream Pie

Posted September 8, 2015 by | Comments Off | ]

Momofuku’s Christina Tosi’s Cereal Milk creations are legendary. It’s to the point where they sell the prepared Cereal Milk in pint bottles so you can feed that itch on-the-go. As I was drinking the remaining milk from a bowl of cornflakes I wondered, “Why not Cereal Milk Pie? And why not add some coconut into the mix?”
I’ve always found traditional coconut cream pies kind …

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Recipe: Evan’s Rigatoni with Pancetta and Borlotti Beans

Posted January 23, 2015 by | 1 Comment | ]

This is a favorite from my book Pasta Fresca. It’s a simple farm-style sauce, combining pancetta, beans, and pasta, that is quick to make yet satisfies as much as any ragù

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Recipe: Whole Milk Ricotta-and-Egg Pasta Pillows

Posted January 9, 2015 by | 7 Comments | ]

This recipe for homemade ricotta comes from Cathy Barrow, the blogger and author behind Mrs. Wheelbarrow’s Practical Pantry. I’ve included her recipe for Ricotta-and-Egg Pasta Pillows too.

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Recipe: Alice Medrich’s Buckwheat Linzer Cookies

Posted December 17, 2014 by | Comments Off | ]
Excerpted from Flavor Flours by Alice Medrich (Artisan Books). Copyright © 2014. Photographs by Leigh Beisch.

In this recipe from Alice Medrich’s new book Flavor Flours, she pairs buckwheat with the rich sweetness of butter to create a sandy sablé cookie. Like all of the recipes in Alice’s new book, this cookie is gluten-free.

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The Best Cookbooks of 2014

Posted December 5, 2014 by | 1 Comment | ]

This year’s cookbooks illustrate how the world of cooking, at home and in pro kitchens has expanded. We have a new culinary vocabulary from which to build dishes and many gifted authors are keen to share.

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Recipe: Evan’s Handy Homemade Pancake Mix

Posted December 4, 2014 by | 4 Comments | ]
Homemade Pancake Mix

This is a staple in Evan’s house over the holidays. It also makes a great gift and leaves plenty of room for experimentation if you want to incorporate other flours like buckwheat or cornmeal.

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Recipe: The Slanted Door’s Sticky Rice with Sweet Potato

Posted December 4, 2014 by | 7 Comments | ]
Photo credit: Ed Anderson

When we saw this simple recipe from Charles Phan’s new cookbook The Slanted Door we knew we had to share it.

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Recipe: Pumpkin Pie

Posted October 16, 2014 by | 1 Comment | ]

Try this recipe for pumpkin pie.

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Cramming for the Pie Contest – Some Tips and Resources

Posted September 22, 2014 by | Comments Off | ]
5th Annual KCRW Pie Contest at LACMA  67 (1)

Don’t pie-crastinate! Read these tips before practicing your pie skills for the Good Food pie contest.

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Guidelines for the 6th Annual Good Food Pie Contest

Posted August 19, 2014 by | Comments Off | ]
Pies for Beer

Every year we get asked repeatedly what constitutes a pie for KCRW’s Good Food Pie Contest. So what are the rules?