This is a gallery of favorite images from my travels, classes, events and whimsies. Check back now and again to see updates. Feel free to re-use or re-post the images but please always include a photo credit and link/mention of my website, Toast Home Cooking. Thank you!

poached pears rosemary syrup cornmeal pound cake   setting the table for supper club chestnut arugula tangle first course supper club    winter appetizer appetizer class with smoked trout annual appetizer class at work vietnamese cooking class class cooks vietnamese style empanadas for supper club the artistry of a fennel plant walnut torte at supper club delicata squash mustard greens salad at supper club table full of joy at supper club pears in waiting for supper club dessert jillian working the line at supper club


May 2014

Just a few snaps from “The Sea” Supper Club this month. A gorgeous meal, with hints of the spring produce that’s beginning to show up in local markets. But mostly, the sea, the sea…

sweet pea pancakes with crab Sweet pea pancakes with crab, red onion crème fraîche and watercress


lobster asparagus tagliolini Fresh tagliolini with lobster and asparagus


alaskan halibut ramp pistou carrot puree Seared Alaskan halibut with ramp pistou, carrot purée, spring onions, fava beans


salad spring greens pickled rhubarb and ricotta Spring greens, pickled rhubarb and fresh ricotta


chocolate mascarpone tart with pistachios in olive oil and salt Chocolate mascarpone tart with salt-sweet pistachios


supper club table


March 2014

Another beautiful Supper Club night, March 1st for Asian Meander. A few snapshots of the food and wonderful guests. Thank you for the photos, Gerard.

my asian cookbooks happy guests at supper club

paper thin slices of watermelon radish

the table awaits

preparing supper club

Pittnauer St. Laurent

first course: japanese influence

wine pairing talk

the main course

full table

sliced kumquats

anita lo's wonderful dessert recipe



January 2014

my favorite breakfast in jamaica is fruit

Fresh fruit for breakfast in Jamaica

list of meats in jamaican food market

At the butcher in Jamaica, Jan. 2014

fresh fish in portland parish jamaica

Roadside fishmonger and the day’s catch, Port Antonio, Jamaica, Jan. 2014

beach shack selling food in jamaica

Selling just caught lobsters in Jamaica

jamaica-market-honey-seller jamaica-market-butcher fresh fish in jamaica port antonio jamaica food market classic jamaican menu jamaican vegetables in the market kitchen in the hills of jamaica roadside shop selling pots in jamaica tomatoes in the market, jamaica shop window in port antonio, jamaica

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One Response to Photos

  1. Roberta

    Seeing these pictures makes me salivate all over again. Wonderful night,
    great people, incredible food. Thank you Nan

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