Meyer Lemon Soup

Meyer Lemon Soup is made with freshly squeezed Meyer lemon juice, fresh sprigs of rosemary and cream for a bowl full of sunshine to brighten your gray winter days.   While the rest of the country is bracing for snow storms or cleaning up after them, California cooks are preparing for an overabundance of Meyer lemons….

Caldo Verde

Caldo Verde is a traditional Portuguese soup made with collard greens or kale, potato and sausage. The Grubstake has been serving it to San Franciscans to warm their souls and to cure their hangovers for more than 50 years.  While the rest of the country is getting ready for sunny days and sweaty nights, San…

Rotel Recipes (That Aren’t All Cheese Dip)

Rotel can be used for much more than chili con queso—from simple Mexican rice to spicy sweet potato and black bean soup, there are Rotel recipes to put your favorite canned tomatoes to work. Rotel is known for making game day dips like chili con queso, but I always have a can of Rotel on…