My 1st Key Lime Pie

And then I turned to the Desserts section of my “Pulitzer Cookbook” to finally create a 1978 NY Times recipe for Key Lime Pie. I was a little shocked as I was creating it as this recipe calls for 5 egg yolks and condensed milk with some lime juice mixed in. The meringue top half is 5 egg white and … Read More

The Famous Pulitzer Enchiladas

Well, after about 20 years of sitting in my famous 3-ring binder “Pulitzer’s Cookbook,” I pulled out our beloved Cheese Enchilada recipe from “Country Folk” newspaper. After about two days and many trips to the grocery store, I finished them. Of course, I once again goofed on my measurements and put in 2 tablespoons of cayenne pepper instead of 2 … Read More

Black Bean & Zucchini Pancakes

In July 2000 Shape Magazine had a recipe for “Black-Bean and Zucchini Pancakes” that I have been meaning to make. I finally did! And it was worth the wait. The only things that added time to the whole preparation was having to roast the garlic and I didn’t have salsa at home so I ended up making it from scratch. … Read More

Red Velvet Cupcakes & "Neiman Marcus" Chocolate Chip Cookies

On the occasion of my baby boy’s 6-month birthday, I decided to throw a little party. I have always wanted to make Red Velvet cupcakes because when I discovered Red Velvet cake (just a few years ago), I was fascinated. The “Neiman Marcus” cookies (as I have also discovered are a hoax and not from Neiman Marcus) are also a … Read More

Baked Macaroni & Cheese & Cauliflower

Well, if you have six minutes to spare, you will see a drawn-out episode of me cooking some Macaroni & Cheese with Cauliflower. PS. There are some of my classic kitchen gaffes.

Daily Eats: 2007 in Review

2007 was all about the dish. Daily Eats dished up some delicious and delightful eats. Thanks everyone for make 2007 wonderful and there’s lots of Daily Eats to explore for 2008! Happy Holidays! tags: Daily Eats, tery spataro

Breakfast with Courtney Pulitzer

New York, New York – Daily Eats brunch special. Courtney Pulitzer teaches us a few french words about breakfast. I posted about Pettit Abeille before. The food is great, but sometimes the service is hit or miss. tags: Courtney Pulitzer, daily eats breakfast, Daily Eats

Where Lobsters’ Roll & Internet Early Timers Eat

Dinner at Penelope’s with the lovely Courtney Pulitzer, Josh Masur, and Howard Greenstein. We are the earlier timers, affectionately known as old timers. We’ve been pioneering the net for over 2 decades. This is our reunion to celebrate Josh’s birthday, catch-up, talk net talk. We met at Penelope’s on Lexington and here’s our review. tags: lobster roll, Courtney Pulitzer, Josh … Read More

Is Starbucks the New Name for Coffee?

Yes or No? Chiefeater questions if Starbucks is the new name for coffee, like Xerox means copies, Kleenex means tissue.Highlights on evenings out: Social Media Club, Cocktails with Courtney, see dear friends Howard Greenstein, NowPublic Michael Meyers, Courtney Pulitzer… Click to listen: tags: Starbucks, coffee, Social Media Club, Cocktails with Courtney, NowPublic