How-To Revive Limp Lettuce

When your lettuce goes all limp in the fridge’s crisper drawer, because let’s face it – there’s nothing about a clear plastic boxie drawer that’s going to crisp anything destined to go limp in a few days …. don’t toss the lettuce out. Revive it. Treat it just like cut flowers. Trim off the bottom…

Broccoli Salad

I’m going to call this broccoli salad “Rescue Me From My Brazier Kitchen, Khione.” Khione is the Greek god of snow and winter. Well, one can dream, right? It’s late-June, it’s 28-degrees Celsius, my kitchen window faces due southeast, and it’s 35-degrees under the shade of my cooker’s extractor fan. And what I’d like to…