A frienda Seattle nativetells me the Midlle Eastern food scene is better in Seattle than in the San Francisco Bay Area where we live now. I'm visiting in May, what do chowhounds recommend? I particularly crave Lebanese food.
Setting up a charcoal grill can be intimidating: It’s hot, it can get kind of messy if you’re not prepared, and it’s unfamiliar to lots of home cooks. But with a little know-how you’ll be grilling with confidence all summer long.
All hail the ripe summer tomato, potentially a perfect food. Here, the inside of the tomato is the star: the juicy sweet-tart pulp adorns garlic-rubbed, toasted ciabatta, proving that simple food doesn’t mean boring.