Noga Stir Fry

Stir-fry at home is fun, easy, healthy (depending on what you put in it), and fast. But very few of us have the kind of stovetop that really gets h...

Feta-Stuffed Meatballs

My oven-roasting technique simultaneously cooks the meatballs and olives forming a rich sauce. Inspired by the meatball kebabs I grew up with in Is...

The Perfect Steak

What is the secret to the perfect steak? To us, it's a beautiful crust, nice char and, of course, the flavor of the meat combined with our Pierre ...

Citrus-Braised Short Ribs

When I was a chef at Daniel Boulud’s restaurant Daniel, I cooked four hundred pounds of short ribs a week. For a long time after I left, I coul...

Pepper Crusted Beef Tenderloin

This is anything but your usual steak recipe. The complex Pierre Poivre N.7 spice blend used to crust the beef and flavor the mushroom sauce is pro...

Patty Melt

One of my favorite sandwiches, and a very easy prep at that (it all cooks in one pan). Make sure you use a good bread, my favorite is a sourdough w...

Mini Skillet Meatloaves

I grew up eating my parents' ideas of what American food was. This included a meatloaf that was loosely based on the Joy of Cooking recipe, but cou...

Sofrico Meatballs

Meatballs are a perfect vehicle for any seasoning, in this case our spin on sofrito using the Sofrico spice blend with onions, garlic, and bell pep...

Ragu Pronto

Pasta is a mainstay in our household, and I've always loved a rich meat sauce, slowly cooked down and rendered creamy by reduced milk. What I don't...

Steak & Eggs

This simple prep relies on our Pierre Poivre N7 and Cancale N11 for seasoning. The eggs cook quickly while the steak briefly rests, so everything c...

Braised Oxtail

How many times did you see oxtail at your local butcher or store and just sadly ignored it? It is one of my favorite cuts of beef not to mention c...

Easier Enchiladas

My son loves these (though he calls them tacos). This recipe simplifies the enchilada process and can be ready in about a half-hour, start to finis...