New from the archives: four fresh posts (Recipes: chicken stuffed with ricotta, lentil soup, grandma's applesauce, sweet potato latkes)
'Tis the season for comforting food, the food that makes you feel like snuggling under a blanket in front of a fire on a snowy winter night, with your e-reader and your cats. Roast chicken and potato pancakes and applesauce and soup: nothing comforts more than these dishes, cooked simply, like grandmothers would make them.
In the early days of The Perfect Pantry, I didn't know how to photograph the food I cooked. Keeping a promise to myself, and to you, I've been updating posts from the first two years, a few recipes at a time, adding new photos and repairing links that no longer go anywhere. This update's recipes highlight all-purpose flour, canned tomatoes, lentils and ground cloves.