Big Batch Sofrito

Everyone needs a kitchen cheat. A go-to spice, sauce or dish; a signature easily resorted to when otherwise completely uninspired in the kitchen. Mixing Sriracha and mayonnaise together and calling it your ‘secret sauce’ does not count. Uninspired does not mean lazy. Sofrito is my cheat, my kitchen lifeline when I’m out of fresh vegetables, I’m…

Rustic Roasted Tomato Sauce

I recently went back to horseback riding, after an absence of several months. I remembered an important lesson of horseback riding: keep it simple and don’t work too hard. Horses are smart dumb animals. Smart enough to have an opinion on what they are asked to do, dumb enough to do it even if they…