Entries by Diane Brown

Diane’s Caipirinha Recipe–a drink for seduction

We’re feeling the need for a good, stiff cocktail right now. We thought something refreshing would put us all in the mood to transition to spring. (And the combination of aphrodisiac cachaca and fresh citrus might just help you get in the mood.) This Caipirinha recipe by Diane Brown, author of The Seduction Cookbook comes from her feature […]


Timpano! How to make your Big Night

Dinner and a movie by Diane Brown These are individual-sized versions of the crowning glory served at the Big Night feast. Make these miniature timpanos in advance, and pop them into the oven as the movie starts, and by the time Rosemary Clooney starts belting out Mambo, you’ll be ready to mangia like the characters […]