Spring brings a chance for endless beginnings, as new greens pop through the earth. Spring brings a time to ride your bike to the farmers’ market. To strip off that tired cardigan. To eat so much asparagus your pee will smell for days.
Asparagus and Cannellini Bean Salad
Pasta salad is so 1973. Beans are where it’s at for a party dish.
Asparagus and Goat Cheese Omelet
An omelet with almost no room left for eggs.
Asparagus, Swiss Cheese and Fried Egg Kadhai
Need an excuse to buy one more thing for your overcrowded kitchen? Try the shiny kadhai.
Cheddar and Green Onion Griddle Cakes with Strawberry Topping
Pancakes don’t have to be for breakfast, and neither do strawberries.
Citrus Roasted Asparagus with Tofu
A tribute to the asparagus gods.
Coleslaw for Skinny People
Don’t like mayo? Awesome. Love bacon? Even better.
Edamame Radish Spring Salad
Bright pink radishes, bright green edamame, bright bright flavor.
Fried Zucchini Blossoms
Don’t take that grill out yet.
Lox and Swiss Chard Omelet with Ramp Yogurt Sauce
Spend some time on your first meal of the day with a springy sauce and a filling omelet.
Mahi over Maryland Crab Bisque with Asparagus
An indulgent weeknight meal of creamy sauce paired with fish and spring’s favorite green.
A nettle recipe that won’t leave a sting in your mouth.
Potato, Greens and Ricotta Broiler Eggs
Your toaster oven’s broiler button feeling left out? Give it some love with a creamy egg dish.
Because you can’t eat pie for breakfast. But you can have scones.
Roasted Poblano and Garlic Scape Dip
Zesty. Smoky. Creamy. Just Right.
Roasted Rhubarb with Vanilla and Orange
Mastering spring’s most intimidating far mar find.
Sesame Enhanced Fava Bean Puree
Take the trouble to peel, boil and peel again those darn little fava beans.
Spinach-Cheddar Egg Corn Cake
Take the Sandra Lee route and grab a corn muffin mix and turn it into a savory cake. Now that’s semi-homemade.
Spring Onion “Noodles” with Whole Wheat Capellini, Asparagus and Feta
Tired of chopping all those spring onions? Keep them long and treat like noodles. Win for everyone.
Sneaky Sriracha Slaw
Sriracha and pomegranate powder up the crazy in this daring slaw.
Strawberry and Ricotta Sticks
Strawberries and cream get a savory makeover.
Strawberry Vanilla Chocolate Crust Cheesecake
It’s only spring, you have plenty of time to trim up for bathing suit season. (Use this as your last meal.)
Sunflower Shoot Pesto
Anything green is better ground up with cheese, nuts and extra virgin.
Sweet & Fruity Nachos
Strawberries on nachos? Whaaaa?
Wheat Berry, Asparagus and Spinach Salad with Peppercress-Yogurt Dressing
What to do with that peppercress you spotted at the far mar? Sauce it.