John Zimmerman

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peanut butter cookies

People often ask Alex and me if it is difficult living near a trendy NYC bakery, the kind with the mind-bogglingly long cupcake lines outside at what …

corn and black bean weeknight nachos

Assembly<p>2 ears corn, husked<p>1 15-ounce can black beans, drained and rinsed<p>1 large poblano<p>Nonstick spray or 2 teaspoons oil<p>2 generous cups (about 8 …

Nachos

Crispy Poached Eggs Crown This Spring Vegetable Salad

More<p>Eggs<p>Buying tips, techniques, and recipes, no matter how you like them.<p>The other day I was grabbing a bite at Pausa, the new modern Italian joint down the street from me in San Mateo. On the menu: a salad of spring vegetables served with a soft boiled egg that had been breaded and deep fried …

Want Curry Without the Heat? Massaman Is Your Answer

There's a kind of masochistic pride in determinedly finishing off a violently fiery curry, dropping the fork into the cleaned-out bowl with tears streaming down your face, nose running, and sweat dripping off your brow. But you don't need to climb way up on the Scoville scale just to get …

Hot Breakfast: Bananas Foster Peanut Butter Oatmeal

More<p>Breakfast<p>Everything you need to make the most important meal of the day delicious.<p>They say breakfast is the most important meal of the day. I don't know if that's true or not, because I almost never eat it. Not because I don't like it, and not because I don't need it—most of the time, I'm …

Three Variations on Asparagus alla Milanese

More<p>Eggs<p>Buying tips, techniques, and recipes, no matter how you like them.<p>There was a moment, about fifteen years ago, when New York City chefs seemed to collectively discover asparagus <i>alla Milanese</i>. The infatuation lasted at least a couple years, if not longer. Casual Italian restaurants that had …

Italian Food

the consummate chocolate chip cookie, revisited

With a hand or stand mixer, cream the butter and sugars together until light, fluffy and then some, about 3 to 4 minutes. Add eggs, one at a time, …

Dessert

potatoes with soft eggs and bacon vinaigrette

I was going to offer today a kind of loose apology. “Sorry, guys, for all of the potatoes and eggs and utter randomness of recipes this winter,” and …

Potatoes

mushroom marsala pasta bake

Over the last couple years — a dark time in which I’ve slowly had to accept that my once-tiny baby with fairly simple needs now required real square …

maple pudding cake

There is a whole catalog of cooking devoted to what to make when you peer nervously into your bank account and find the balance lacking — one could …

Dessert

warm lentil and potato salad

You don’t have to look at me like that. I know, <i>I know</i> how you and most people feel about lentils. About how they’re mealy and brown and generally …

potato pizza, even better

I have been holding out way too long on giving one of the great Roman pizzas, <i>pizza con potate e rosmarino</i> (which, like most things, sounds much …

grilled cheese

bowties with sugar snaps, lemon and ricotta

So, I didn’t really know how to tell you this earlier, but we’ve gone to roam. I mean, we are <i>in</i> Rome, here, for a week and a half. Why so long? Why …

How to Dress Better: 4 Ways to Elevate Your Style | Art of Manliness

Your casual clothes are the ones you wear on your own time.<p>It’s hard to put boundaries on what pieces of clothing count as “casual” and which ones …

Men's Fashion

everyday chocolate cake

Heat your oven to 325°F. Butter and lightly flour a standard loaf pan (shown in a 9″x5″, but not so full in it that you couldn’t use an 8″x4″ or …

spaghetti pie with pecorino and black pepper

If you didn’t have a nonna to do so when you were a wee lucky thing, it’s more than likely that Marcella Hazan was the person who introduced you to …

Italian Food

yogurt panna cotta with walnuts and honey

Guys, I just discovered the ultimate weekend brunch treat/decadent dessert that still contains a whiff of moderation/preschooler snack. The …

mushroom and farro soup

Barely two weeks ago, I used the following phrases to describe soup: “vegetables boiled to death,” “assaulted with too much cream,” “whatever healthy …

chocolate olive oil cake + more book tour!

<b>Two weeks from today</b>, my second cookbook, Smitten Kitchen Every Day: Triumphant & Unfussy New Favorites will be leaving warehouses* to reach …

salted chocolate chunk cookies

I would like to go on record as stating that I was not in the market for a new chocolate chip cookie recipe. Maybe I’m getting a little cranky in my …

pancetta, white bean and chard pot pies

For the last month or so, my cookbook had been on a boat, an image which delighted me to no end. I pictured it heading to a dock at the edge of a …

baked pasta with broccoli rabe and sausage

Guys, I am in the weeds this month. After a summer of lazy, a summer of two vacations and a husband (eh, unpaid assistant) always around, making life …

spinach and egg pizzette

This, this mash-, roast-, horseradish-, bangers-, crisps-, and goose fat-free, is one of my favorite things I ate while I was in the UK, and it’s not …

Warm Buttered Tomatoes with Ginger and Scallions

4 servings<p>This versatile peak-of-summer condiment can be served on top of white rice, pasta, toast, steamed fish, steak, or roast chicken.<p>August 2017Print<p>Ingredients<p>4 tablespoons unsalted butter<p>1 1-inch piece ginger, peeled, cut into thin matchsticks<p>4 scallions, white and pale green parts finely …

Tomatoes

Peaches with Ginger Syrup and Buttermilk

4 servings<p>A slight riff on the classic peaches and cream, the combination of buttermilk and cream cheese goes well with marinated peaches.<p>July 2017Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 large yellow peaches (about 1 pound total)<p>3 tablespoons finely chopped peeled ginger<p>⅓ cup plus 2 teaspoons sugar<p>½ cup buttermilk<p>¼ cup …

Peaches

Panzanella Is a Bread "Salad" That's 75% Croutons

By Carey Polis<p>Lettuce need not apply.<p>Bread Salad. Just think about that for a second. Put the word "bread" in front of the word "salad" and you get people's attention real quick. Add some good grassy olive oil and chunks of summer tomato and they become <i>very</i> good listeners.<p>In its simplest form, …

Italian Food

17 Tomato Recipes That Taste Like Summer in Every Bite

Cooking

Tomato and Roasted Garlic Pie

Makes one 9" pie<p>If you haven’t used Taleggio before, now is the perfect time to try it. Don’t be put off by the smell; this cheese has a very mild flavor and is an ideal complement to fresh tomatoes.<p>August 2017Print<p>Ingredients<p>2½ pounds mixed heirloom tomatoes, cored, sliced ¼-inch thick<p>3 …

Tomatoes

15 of the dreamiest fudge recipes you'll ever eat

This rich, indulgent fidge is simple to make and perfect for serving with coffee after your meal. Or make a batch to wrap up and take along as a gift …