Questions for the Cook

Lettuce recipes?

Dear Cooks: How about some ideas for using an overabundance of lettuce? We get a lot of lettuce in our CSA box and just can’t eat it all before the next week. Thanks, Lettuce Lover Dear LL: Here are a few quick ideas on how to use your lettuce, beyond salad: Replace a bun with lettuce […]

Questions for the Cook

Nectarines vs. Peaches

Dear Cooks: This may sound like a silly question, but can nectarines always be used as a substitute for peaches? They seem interchangeable. Thanks! Sue A. Dear Sue: You are correct – they are interchangeable. A nectarine is basically a bald peach and can be used as a substitution for peaches in recipes. Many people […]