Guacamole Salad (6 of 6)

Guacamole Salad

I had planned to share a holiday-themed post today. Something Cinco de Mayo esque. Maybe something taqueria-esque or heavy on the lime or maybe even a margarita-something. I spent a while thinking about what to make and then I spent a while worrying about it. And then I decided that it wasn’t worth it because…

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Tomatillo Salsa (9 of 10)

Tomatillo Salsa

Around here, there are more taquerias than you can shake a stick at. You can walk almost any direction from my front door and hit at least one within 10 minutes, either a traditional brick and mortar or one of the many taco trucks that set up shop in the neighborhood. People choose favorites based…

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Chermoula – and a salad rant

I’ve always been fascinated by the fact that many dishes have a rough equivalent across cultures cultures. Dumplings for example – almost every culture has its own version of a hearty filling wrapped in dough. I love that there are some food combinations that are so basically delicious that people independently figured out how to…

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