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Carbonara’d Garlic Scape Pesto


I know another pesto recipe? This one deviates from the previous one in that its main component is garlic scapes rather than basil. Garlic scapes are the stems from garlic plants and they’re delicious. Most abundant in early summer at farmers markets but usually found year round in asian markets. They spicy, fresh, and of …

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Tomato Tartare and Arugula Caprese Salad with Tomato Vinaigrette

Tomato Tartare and Arugula Caprese Salad

This dish really is a celebration of the tomato. It really brings to light the complexity of the fruit as well as its flavor. This dish will always be best in the height of the summer when tomatoes are at their freshest, sweetest and most vibrant in color. Musical Pairing: Kvelertak – Self Titled. I …

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Pistachio Pesto

Pistachio Pesto

Pesto is a sauce that really needs no introduction. By switching out the pine nuts for pistachios and adding a hint of lemon, we subtly alter the flavor profile making an all ready awesome sauce a little more complex. Musical Pairing: Black Breath – Heavy Breathing. I’m pairing these two together because both the pesto …

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