We have relationships with food all the time, believe it or not. This post is dedicated to a newer friend, or food, of mine, which I find terribly gruff, abrasive and difficult to love: black radishes. I managed to make the following trio of preparation.
Rich in tradition, memories and taste, the beloved potato latke is certainly cherished. This year, as Hanukkah nears, I challenge you to dig a bit deeper and explore the vibrant underworld of the potato's fellow subterranean dweller: the root vegetable.
As much as you want to spend a few months curled under a blanket eating something a) warm b) cheesy c) carbohydrate-laden or d) all of the above, it's a shame to miss out on this season's perfect vegetables.