Spaghetti with Lemon, Parmesan and Herbs: Olive oil, lemon zest and juice, grated parmesan and black pepper are whisked and added to cooked pasta with reserved cooking water. To finish, toss with fresh herbs plus additional cheese and EVOO. Marvelous!
Chutney-Glazed Spatchcocked Chicken: It turns out that chutney (mango or tamarind) makes a terrific glaze when mixed with melted butter, lemon juice and turmeric. Brush half the mixture on before roasting and the balance after 40 minutes. Use the reserved sauce for serving. Simple and delicious.
Charred Broccoli with Miso Vinaigrette: Dress broccoli with miso and oil and then broil or grill until charred and crisp-tender. Toss with a dressing of miso, oil, vinegar, mirin and ginger. Serve with optional scallions.
Blueberry Crumble with Oats and Tahini: Blueberries are tossed with oats and sugar and then topped with a crumble of oats, tahini, cinnamon, sugar and butter, Baked in a pie plate for half an hour—big flavor with little work.