roasted squash lasagna with fried sage & shallots

roasted squash lasagna with fried sage & shallots // brooklyn supper
I don’t know what to say here. It’s been five days of heartbreak and utter sadness. While I usually find solace in the kitchen during times of trouble, this week I’ve cried over dishes and cookies, breakfast and dinner. I can’t cook these woes away, but at least the act brings a bit of comfort. [Read more…]

fried sage leaves

Fried sage leaves, via brooklynsupper.net; © Brooklyn Supper 2012, all rights reserved
Fried sage leaves have long eluded me. It turns out, I was just cooking them for way too long. But now, as the first frosts threaten and my roof deck sage starts to yellow, I’m totally ready with a simple approach to frying up sage. I find the technique heightens the flavor, but also tempers it with a pleasant nuttiness. It’s pretty much exactly what you want to be eating on a chilly fall day. [Read more…]