Beer-Braised Beef

It is finally fall, which means time for long and slow braises. This is one of my favorite braising recipes, because it involves relatively little prep work besides a little…

Smoked Mackerel Potato Salad

One of the highlights of living in Amsterdam are the fish stands along the canals selling fresh nieuwe herring served with pickles and onions, kibbeling (fried cod fish), and smoked…

Lunch at Noma, in pictures

Last winter, I was one of the lucky diners at Rene Redzepi’s Noma in Copenhagen (well, I say lucky, but getting a reservation did require a little bit of skill…