Recipes

Pecan Sandies This cookie recipe is from Claudia Fleming, pastry chef at the North Fork Table and Inn. She is one of America’s best. This is from her book “The Last Course.” Make sure you toast the pecans beforehand; you want them...
Coconut rum cake and herbed goat cheese recipes.
Billy Taylor perfected this dressing around the age of 11. I tried to convince him to bottle and sell it as a summer job, but sometimes kids don’t listen to their mothers.
These two recipes are from “Austrian Cuisine” published by Perle Reihe. I think these two condiments could be used for many dishes besides tafelspitz. I’m sorry, but you’ll have to convert the liter and gram measurements yourself.
Beyond the Ban
Several restaurants on the South Fork are serving Easter dinner and brunches, including Baron’s Cove in Sag Harbor, Nick and Toni’s, the 1770 House, and Highway Restaurant and Bar in East Hampton. Highway's Chef also offered a recipe to try at home.
When Everyone Is Irish
Craving Esoterica
Lazy Texas Brisket This is one of my favorite recipes for a crowd. Double the sauce recipe so you have extra. Serves 10 to 12.  1 large clove garlic, minced 1 4-5 lb. beef brisket 1 Tbsp. chili powder 1 tsp. each paprika and salt
The Presidential Palate
Papa Doble (the Wild Daquiri, circa 1947) Let’s start with one of Ernest Hemingway’s favorite cocktails, the daquiri. This version is from Philip Greene’s book “To Have and Have Another: A Hemingway Cocktail Companion....
Estia’s Little Kitchen’s Chili and Coffee Rubbed Ribeye
Chocolate Sponge Cake This recipe for sponge cake comes from Real Simple magazine. You need a 9-by-13-inch jellyroll pan and some parchment paper. Butter for the pan 1/3 cup flour 1/3 cup unsweetened cocoa powder 1/4 tsp. salt 4 large eggs,...