Happy Hanukkah from The Gentleman! Leek Kale and Yellow Potato Latkes

Knock knock knock. Gentleman Caller. It’s holiday time, friends, so happy Hanu-Kwanna-Christmas to all!I like to celebrate any and everything, regardless of weather it’s my culture or someone else’s. So today I am offering you a delicious savory latke for Hanukkah. This latke isn’t the straightforward potato pancake that so many people think of when … Read moreHappy Hanukkah from The Gentleman! Leek Kale and Yellow Potato Latkes

The Gentleman Caller’s Linzer Cookie

https://vimeo.com/195642210 Knock knock knock. Gentleman Caller. Welcome back, you crazy carolers! Alright, I am outing myself here. I am a cookie monster. I have been known to take a cookie to bed with me, and that’s not a euphemism. I could eat a cookie every day. During Trip of Love, given it’s proximity to Schmackary’s, … Read moreThe Gentleman Caller’s Linzer Cookie

The LUX

Knock knock knock. Gentleman Caller. Sometimes there are things so sublime you must accept them as they are. You mustn’t tinker too much with them. Kobe beef. Gucci loafers. Stevie Wonder songs. Luxardo cherries. In 1817 Maria Cavenari and her husband moved to Croatia and began perfecting the “rosolio maraschino”. The emperor of Austria took … Read moreThe LUX

Old Fashioned Green Beans

Knock knock knock. Gentleman Caller. Green beans are one of those things people don’t think about. As a child they came from a can or the garden and were just there. As an adult they are a side dish that offers me comfort for their familiarity. A few years ago, at a family reunion, my … Read moreOld Fashioned Green Beans

Granny’s Lemon Cake A Modernized Mid Century Throwback Favorite

Knock knock knock. Gentleman Caller. Hello, lovelies. Lately I have found myself pouring over boxes of recipes my sweet little Granny has collected over the past several decades and reminiscing… thinking back on family gatherings, special times, and favorite dishes my Granny used to make. Now as I have said before, my grandmothers were excellent … Read moreGranny’s Lemon Cake A Modernized Mid Century Throwback Favorite