Monthly Archives: August 2011

The Crisper Whisperer on Serious Eats: Caramel Apples for Labor Day and Beyond

This week in the crisper, it’s a mighty fine thing indeed to see so many heirloom varieties of summer applesView full post »

Big Girls, Small Supermarket

Do me a favor and listen carefully. Have you ever been walking down the street behind a cute teenage girl, all long,View full post »

Kitchen Inspiration

Remember how we gutted half our not-so-big house in New Jersey, made it our favorite place in the world, and then movedView full post »

The Crisper Whisperer on Serious Eats: Zucchini and Pesto Pizza

This week in the crisper, a pizza that was clearly devised in the mind of a Jersey girl but (and now I can vouch forView full post »

Lobster: A Love Story

All the dirty details on how to select, cook, and eat every last bit of a whole lobster.View full post »

Well, hello there from London.

So! Welcome to the inaugural edition of Umami Girl, London. First things first: riots and their surprising proximityView full post »