fava beans

Sometimes you stumble upon a recipe that just makes your life better. It could be a cake, or a delicious soup that hits all your favorite flavors; it could be the perfect spot for cheese fries. (yes, I come from the midwest) Well this apptezier really does it for me. So much so that I […]


I love to eat in the spring. The abundance is almost overwhelming. Every trip to the market brings more and more possibilities. This week I found packaged pea greens, and that led me to this delicious light supper. Socca, a thin chickpea crepe which is a favorite street food in the south of France, is […]

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Fava Bean Crostini

by angelika on May 13, 2011

Fava Beans!!! I love Fava beans, really truly love them. It was not a love at first sight kind of love. I had to first get over the Silence of the Lambs association, then I needed some convincing that they were worth all the effort; So I watched Jamie Oliver grow them and use them […]