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Pear, Pecan & Gorgonzola Salad

Pear, Pecan & Gorgonzola Salad

  This past New Year’s Day, I made this sensational salad with caramelized pears. It’s really good! Today, I only have one pear and am in a bit of a…

Gorgonzola Vinaigrette

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  As a rule, my salad dressing consists only of extra-virgin olive oil, vinegar, sea salt and a few good grinds of black pepper. There is an old Italian saying…

Caramelized Onion & Fig Crostata

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  The best way, in my opinion, to eat fichi, meaning figs in Italian, is fresh off the tree. That was how I experienced my first taste of this short-lived…

Baked Stuffed Pear & Gorgonzola Salad

  Gorgonzola is a straw-white soft cheese with greenish streaks. It’s derived from a process called “erborinatura”, in Italian, meaning creation of molds. This is an ancient cheese and was…
Potato, Leek & Gorgonzola Gratin

Potato, Leek & Gorgonzola Gratin

  A gratin is usually topped with cheese and breadcrumbs to form a lightly browned and tasty crust. But I have found that a cream sauce with a bit of…
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