Eggplant Caponata from The Chef Next Door by Amanda Freitag

Eggplant season is in full swing and we can’t get enough! Today we’re sharing a delicious recipe for Eggplant Caponata from The Chef Next Door by Amanda Freitag. Eggplant Caponata is a classic, and preparing eggplant is easier than you’d think. This recipe is perfect for dinner and incorporates fresh eggplant, sweet tomatoes, and salty capers, making for … Continue reading

Introducing The Chef Next Door by Amanda Freitag

We are big fans of Amanda Freitag, acclaimed chef featured on The Food Network’s Chopped and Iron Chef, where she cooks up fabulous meals. But until recently, she was totally intimidated to cook at home in her tiny apartment kitchen, relating to the fears of many home cooks. As she worked to overcome her fears, she realized she wasn’t … Continue reading