Our favorite easy lunch (and brunch) recipes using aphrodisiac ingredients.

White Bean Chili with Chocolate from Romancing the Stove by Amy Reiley

Vegetarian White Bean Chili with Chocolate

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Chili with Chocolate? This recipe comes from my cookbook Romancing…
White Bean Hummus-style dip with basil, Meyer lemon and pine nuts

White Bean Hummus Style Dip--flavored with pine nuts, basil and Meyer lemon

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Food writer Beth Lee of the blog OMG! Yummy took a deep dive…
Curried Tuna Salad with Golden Figs

Curried Tuna Salad with Golden Figs

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Tuna salad gets an exotic makeoverI love curried tuna salad…
Coconut Fudge with a Pinch of Cardamom

Coconut Fudge--a treat for those with a taste for the exotic

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A sneak preview Author Nandita Godbole shared with me this…
American Wagyu Beef Chili

American Wagyu Beef Chili--a recipe for a Wine Country experience

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The magic of Wagyu and Zinfandel I discovered the magic Wagyu…