Cañadu, Malaga – Review

In a country where tins of kidney beans include pork, it sometimes feels as if  Spain has no sympathy for the vegetarian. Luckily this isn’t true. As my partner is veggie we are always on the look out for good vegetarian restaurants , on a recent…

Eggplant

smoky eggplant dip

The first weeks in a new apartment are always about comparisons: The living room is smaller; the kid’s room is a little bigger. Our room is narrower and contains only one closet that we must share (uh-oh) but also maybe six inches longer, and in those…

strawberries and cream with graham crumbles

To unforgivably botch something great , if all of humanity’s problems stem from man’s inability to sit quietly in a room alone, I’m starting to believe that all of Smitten Kitchen’s problems stem from my inability to leave exquisitely simple things like…

Gluten Free Food

Gluten-Free Labeling of Foods

  An estimated 3 million people in the United States have celiac disease. In people with celiac disease, foods that contain gluten trigger production of antibodies that attack and damage the lining of the small intestine. Such damage limits the ability of celiac disease patients to absorb nutrients and puts them at risk of other…