Winter salad with tangerines, blue cheese, and toasted walnuts by Anjuli

Posted on 11-27-08 · Tags: , , ,

Winter salad with tangerines, onion, blue cheese, and toasted walnuts

Oranges, blue cheese, and red onion are a winning combination. In other terms I would say something astringent, something sour, and something spicy go well together. Add in the sweetness of the dressing, the savory walnuts, and the fresh, bitter greens and you have a simple salad with a complex taste. Adding in the salt and brine of a good black olive also works well.

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Baked Eggs Reprise: Sage, Blue Cheese, and Rosemary Sourdough by Anjuli

Posted on 09-25-08 · Tags: , ,

Baked eggs with sage and blue cheese

This one was a winner. Sage is a wonderfully rich herb on its own. But pair it with blue cheese, which I had leftover, and then add in some alium and chewy rosemary sourdough, and the taste sort of hits you in the face (in a good way), and then lingers on your tongue. This pairing actually got better halfway through.

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