Asparagus Pizza

Asparagus Potato Pizza with Kale Pesto

This past weekend was pretty much a washout here in the Washington area. It rained in the morning, it rained in the afternoon, it rained in the evening and it rained all night. It rained on Saturday and it rained on Sunday. In fact, it even snowed for a couple of hours. Imagine. Opie, who…

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Caramelized Onion Tart

Caramelized Onion Tart with Olives

Holy Cow! is four — a grand old lady in Internet years– and to celebrate I have for you a savory, elegant treat: this golden Caramelized Onion Tart. But first I want to say a big thank you to all of you– my wonderful, intelligent, passionate readers — who have stuck with Holy Cow! through…

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Vegan Calzones

Vegan Kheema-Stuffed Naan-Calzones

I think people who don’t like pizzas are a little weird. No, a lot weird. Especially when they are married to me. Yes, Desi– my Desi– is not a lover of the almighty pizza pie. Sure, he will eat it quietly when we order in a pizza, or when I make one at home, but…

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Baghare Baingan Naan-Pizza. And A Winner

It’s time to announce the winner of last week’s giveaway. But first, let me tell you about my Baghare Baingan Naan-Pizza. Yes, that’s what it is. And if that sounds odd, trust me, odd can be beautiful. And delicious. The Baghare Baingan Naan-Pizza was inspired by Lavi’s unique event calling for pizzas topped with Indian…

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Berber Pizza is a covered North African pizza stuffed with onions

Berber Pizza

I found the recipe for this Berber Pizza in a book evocatively titled “A Platter of Figs” by David Tanis of the much-lauded Berkeley, Calif. restaurant Chez Panisse. Although many of the recipes in here call for the addition of meat, I was pleasantly surprised to find one that sounded delicious and was really easy…

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Vegan Pizza with an Indian Flair

Pizza Topped With Tandoori Tofu

Marrying different cuisines can be one of the most fun aspects of cooking. I do it a lot, not just with the various Indian cuisines that I grew up eating in the melting pot of Bombay, but also with international dishes. A little of this, a little of that, and you’ve got a whole new…

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Basil Pizza

Vegan Basil Pizza

Who doesn’t love pizza, and we vegans are no different. But it can be a little harder for us to order takeout because even vegetarian pizza is usually covered wall to wall with thick gobs of cheese. I do say a little harder: it’s really not that hard if you live in an urban area….

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