Taking a friend out for her b/d tonight. Looking for a not too loud place so we can also drink & talk - a nice place that's not outrageous but not a dive. It could be Thai, Italian, steakhouse - no Chinese nor Japanese. Any tips?
A roasted boneless leg of lamb makes an impressive centerpiece for your table, but this recipe is easy enough to pull off any time. A classic gremolata perfumes the lamb; the mixture of garlic, lemon, and parsley holds its own against the strong flavor of the meat.
Summer is in full swing, which (hopefully) means trips to the park or the beach. If you’re taking a picnic along, you should know a few food safety rules so you can pack, transport, and eat your meal without the threat of food poisoning. Liz Weinandy