WEEKLY COLUMN


Spicy Shrimp Dip

This can also be spread on miniature bread slices for canapés and finger sandwiches. 1 Tbl olive oil 3 /4 pound fresh shrimp, medium sized […]

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Summer Succotash

3 Tbl              Bacon grease (or canola oil) 2 cups            Squash, medium dice 1 /4 […]

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The Buffet Beast

I don’t dine in buffet restaurants very often. Though a few times a year I like to visit my friend Roger Bickham at his restaurant […]

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A Sticky Subject

I have two teenagers on the household payroll who think I am absolutely clueless. I feel like I’m fairly “plugged in” when it comes to […]

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Italian Cream Cake

1 cup                Butter, softened 2 cups              Sugar 5 large             Eggs, separated 2  1 /2 cups   […]

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Superpowers

When my son was five-years old one of our favorite games to play was inventing our own superheroes. We would each describe what our hero […]

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Tobacco Onion Caesar Salad

Dressing  2 egg yolks 1/4 cup fresh lemon juice 2 Tbl fresh garlic, minced 3 anchovies 2 Tbl red wine vinegar 1 Tbl Worcestershire Sauce […]

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Chicago's Greatest Hits

This is part three in a series on Chicago CHICAGO— Two or three emails land in my inbox each week that solicit opinions about places […]

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