Fast and Light for Cinco de Mayo

 Deconstructed Taco Salad  See me along with this recipe on Seattle’s Komo TV First News@4 (Channel 4)  Friday, May 4 as I talk about lower-fat cheeses.   A common excuse for not eating healthfully is, “I don’t have time!”  Because I’m (almost) always thinking about food, I do most of the work in my head […]

Super Food for Super Bowl

Taylor’s Chili Clearly Super Bowl is more about food than football, constituting the second biggest eating occasion after Thanksgiving. According to the Calorie Control Council , “Americans will eat 30 million pounds of snacks and enough fat to equal the weight of 13,000 NFL offensive linemen this coming Super Bowl Sunday.” The good news is […]

More Good Luck Food

Hoppin’ John Risotto – Risotto with Black-Eyed Peas, Ham & Greens I claim no expertise in Southern cooking. My experience is limited to a couple of trips to New Orleans and a meal I enjoyed years ago made by Paul Prudhomme when he brought his kitchen to San Francisco. Nor am I one for “fusion […]