The Agricola Cookbook is the must-have local cookbook of the summer

Agricola Cookbook |

I’m not even sure where to start with Agricola Cookbook because almost every recipe is begging for me to make it. Filled with recipes from Princeton’s Agricola Community Eatery, it’s subtitled Seasonal American Comfort Food with Style and Grace. I’m counting on the recipes and cooking tips in this book to bump my locavore dishes up a notch […]

Pictures and much gushing from Jose Garces’ ‘The Latin Road Home’ dinner

Dessert martinis from Amada | southjerseylocavore

Before I show you the amazing food that was prepared by Chef Jose Garces and his staff Thursday night for the dinner honoring his book “The Latin Road Home,” let me get this off my chest. I miss film cameras! I am horrible with digital cameras, and even the small point and shoot digital that […]

Chef Jose Garces’ Roasted Squash Soup with Crab and Zucchini

Sopa de Calabaza con Cangrejo, Roasted Squash soup with Crab and Zucchini |

Earlier I told you about Chef Jose Garces’ dinner that he’ll be hosting next Thursday night at Amada inside Revel in Atlantic City to celebrate his second book, The Latin Road Home. I was asked if I’d like to pick a recipe out of the cookbook to share with all of  you, and I thought […]