Sear, Simmer & Stir

Life, style & food in the District

Category Archives: Main Dish

Chicken & White Beans with Mint Pesto

Fresh mint and arugula pack a sunny punch to this warm, one pot meal.

March 24, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Tipsy Vegan – And Fresh Spring Rolls

A fresh and healthy wrap on vegan eating.

February 19, 2013 · Leave a comment

A Simple Crustless Quiche

A basic recipe for a quick (and inexpensive, yet nutritious) dinner or brunch.

February 9, 2013 · Leave a comment

Winter Layers = Lasagna

It’s cold. Layer up with this lasagna made from fresh pasta.

January 23, 2013 · Leave a comment

Shrimp, Lime and Black Bean Quinoa

A dish that warms my body as much as Matthew Crawley warms my heart.

December 30, 2012 · Leave a comment

Company Pasta

So the story behind this dish: I rushed through Whole Foods and threw some things into the cart. Then I came home and threw those things into a pan. The results: Couldn’t be tastier.

September 15, 2012 · Leave a comment

Cape Ceviche

Greetings from Wellfleet, Massachusetts — a quaint, gallery-run town in the Outer Cape. I’ve only been here for the better part of two weeks, but feel as though I’ve done … Continue reading

August 16, 2012 · Leave a comment

Heirloom Tomato & Zucchini Panade

A simple and summery casserole. This rustic panade (traditionally a Provencal casserole) incorporates the season’s freshest produce with thick, crusty bread and warm, salty Parmesan cheese.

August 2, 2012 · 2 Comments

Ginger, Maple and Mango Soba Noodles

It’s mid-July and that means wedding season is in full-swing. And for the girlfriends of the bride-to-be, summer is also known as bachelorette season. This weekend was my first in … Continue reading

July 8, 2012 · 1 Comment

Fresh Pesto and Roasted Veggie Sandwiches

My new(ish) basil plant is the $7 gift that keeps on giving—That is, as long as I remember to water it on a daily basis. I cannot even tell you … Continue reading

June 27, 2012 · 1 Comment

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