• crepes from http://roux44.com

    Curds and Whey

    When you tell people you make your own cheese, their eyes invariably widen with awe. “What?? You make your own cheese?!” And for a brief moment you feel like the…

  • Mint Julep from http://roux44.com

    Derby Day Mint Juleps

    On the first Saturday in May, somewhere in the ballpark of 150,000 people from all walks of life will descend on a 140-plus-year-old racetrack in Kentucky known as Churchill…

  • Oat scones and sheet bacon by http://roux44.com

    Easy Like Sunday Morning

    I love the idea of hosting a leisurely Sunday brunch with friends and family. Flowers on the table, sun streaming in through the windows, delicious eggy things and sweet baked…

  • Guinness Beef Stew www://roux44.com

    Guinness, Beef and Root Vegetable Stew

    There’s a saying: “Everyone’s Irish on St. Patrick’s Day.” Or, to be more precise, nobody turns down an excuse to drink lots of Guinness and whisky…

  • tart from http://roux44.com

    Toasted Oat Tarts with Strawberries and Cream

    A holiday devoted to being kind and loving to others? Sounds like exactly what we all need right about now. Seriously, Valentine’s Day couldn’t have come at a better…

  • Avocados, Meet Pesto Granola

    It’s the little luxuries in life that lift each day out of the ordinary. Things like eating chocolate cake for breakfast, or polishing off a whole, perfectly ripe avocado…