Cod Cakes

We always try to keep some frozen Pacific Cod in the freezer. We get ours from Costco. It is one of our favorite types of fish; always clean and mild and useful in many dishes. Last night I made Cod Cakes, which are pretty much like Crab Cakes except you use Cod instead of Crab. … Continue reading Cod Cakes


Trader Joe's sells a package of delicious cooked beets. We normally like to serve them in a salad of arugula with goat cheese and toasted pine nuts.  Yesterday though I wanted to try making Borscht. Some recipes call for adding meat (usually beef) or sausage, but I thought I would try keeping it simple and … Continue reading Borscht