Buttermilk Pound Cake with Blueberry Honey Wine Glaze

What does one do when one goes to an 18th Century Quebec Marketplace? Learn to weave, blacksmith, and sample honey wines, I suppose. That's what I did a few months ago, anyway, and have had a bottle of bottle of Blueberry Honey Wine being saved for a special occasion ever since. … [Read more...]

Roasted Cornish Game Hens (or Chicken Breasts) with Wildflower Honey & Orange

2 Cornish Game Hens (1 1/2 to 2 lb. each) 6 tbsp. plus 1/3 cup dry white wine 1 1/2 tbsp. honey 1 1/2 tbsp. chopped fresh thyme 2 bay leaves, preferably fresh, each torn into about 4 pieces Pinch of crushed red pepper flakes 1 medium orange 1 small yellow onion, cut crosswise … [Read more...]

Chicken Thighs Roasted with Rosemary, Red Onions & Red Potatoes: My Roasting Bible (The Best of Fine Cooking Magazine)

2 navel oranges 2 tbsp. extra-virgin olive oil kosher salt 1/2 tsp. crushed red pepper flakes 8 baby red potatoes (12 oz.), halved 2 medium red onions, sliced into half-inch-thick circles Two 5-inch sprigs fresh rosemary, plus 3/4 tsp. minced 8 chicken thighs (about 8 oz. each), … [Read more...]