Chef Kitty Morse’s Pumpkin, Tomato, and Vermicelli Soup (Chorba)

Moroccan Chef Kitty Morse asked, “So what do you do when life hands you a carved pumpkin, and you don’t want to throw it away? Make pumpkin chorba.” In Morocco, chorba is a catch-all word for vegetable soup incorporating vermicelli … Continue reading

Chef Zox’s Cold Curry Cauliflower Soup

Chef Alan Zox’s grandmother was always making soup – and she was very fond of cold soups.  Here is Chef Zox’s recipe for a cold cauliflower soup that seems just right on a cool fall day.  https://zoxkitchen.com/ Cold Curry Cauliflower … Continue reading

Chef Alan Zox’s Hangover Cure Soup

We’re certain that none of our readers will “overly-imbibe” during the holidays but  there’s always that relative or house guest who may not be paying attention.  So you can save the day for some unfortunate soul who perhaps had a … Continue reading

The Kasbah Chronicles May 2015 / Kitty Morse

Lettuce Soup The Steinbeck House from The California Farm Cookbook by Kitty Morse Pelican Publishing 1994 Should you find yourself in the Salinas area for a few days, be sure to make advance luncheon reservations at the historic Steinbeck House.  The … Continue reading