Eggplant and Sun-Dried Tomato Pizza

Eggplant and Sun-Dried Tomato Pizza - Andrea Meyers

Our family has been making pizza since Michael worked at a pizza joint back in his teen years. We each have our favorite style and toppings, but no matter what kind we make, we all enjoy working the dough and assembling the pies. I went vegetarian for this pizza on our favorite whole wheat pizza… 

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Pasta Pie (The Kids Cook Monday)

Andrea Meyers - Pasta Pie

Pasta pie is an occasional treat that our boys always have fun making. I’d never heard of pasta pie until Michael and I started dating and he took me to the original Generous George’s in Alexandria, an institution known for its eye-popping colorful décor and filling pasta pies, which is simply a pizza pie topped… 

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Pizza Pot Pie (The Kids Cook Monday)

Pizza Pot Pie (The Kids Cook Monday) - Andrea Meyers

Today I start a new series on the blog, something that we thought would fit perfectly with our cooking philosophy. Today is my first day to participate in The Kids Cook Monday, a program sponsored by Johns Hopkins, Columbia University, and Syracuse University that encourages families to cook together by getting the kids in the… 

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Stuffed Pizza with Spinach and Chanterelles

Stuffed Pizza with Spinach and Chanterelles - Andrea Meyers

Around this time last year I received an email from Susan (Farmgirl Fare) telling me that I had won a box of fresh chanterelle mushrooms from Marx Foods in her giveaway. Once I recovered from the happy shock of winning two pounds of chanterelle mushroom I eagerly anticipated their arrival. When the box arrived at… 

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Butternut Squash Pizza with Pancetta, Goat Cheese, and Sage

Butternut Squash Pizza with Pancetta, Goat Cheese, and Sage - Andrea Meyers

How embarrassing that I’m almost late for my own event! This month has been busy with cookies, cookies, and more cookies, and somehow along the way I forgot that I needed to post for Grow Your Own. It would have been doubly embarrassing since I’m hosting this round. The deadline for posting is December 15,… 

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The Daring Bakers Make Peter Reinhart’s Pizza Napoletana

Andrea Meyers - Minced Fruit Pizza

I remember seeing Peter Reinhart’s The Bread Baker’s Apprentice for the first time at a bookstore the year it was released. The striking photo on the cover immediately grabbed my attention and I heard my own voice say aloud, “I want to make bread like that.” The book did not go home with me that… 

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Grilled Pizzas & Piadinas Cookbook Give Away

Grilled Dessert Pizza with Ice Cream and Chocolate Syrup Recipe - Andrea Meyers

I know what you are thinking. You are thinking, “Andrea botched up this post because that is definitely not grilled pizza.” Guess what? It is grilled pizza enrobed in cinnamon sugar with French vanilla ice cream in the middle and chocolate sauce on top. How’s that for an insanely good dessert pizza? Yes, my hand… 

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