Zingy Strawberry Smoothie

This delicious, zingy smoothie is one of my favorites, and for several reasons. Most important to me, it tastes fabulous — tart, sweet, creamy, a little spicy, and richly scented.  And it’s a quick charge up for those mornings when I need to eat and go.  But here’s the fun part — it has health…

Buttermilk panna cotta with Strawberries, Port, and Black Pepper

I recently published a panna cotta recipe, but feel the need to share this new edition.  The reason?  Strawberries.  That, and some sort of flavor magic happened in my mouth when I tasted it. I believe that there are some flavor combinations that are greater than the sum of their parts.  And this was one…