What's Cooking This Weekend?

Weekend of June 5-6, 2009

Happy weekend — what's cooking? Are you having a cookout, a picnic, a garden party? We are thinking about salads, mostly, and maybe a batch of cookies, if it's not too hot to turn on the oven. What about you?

If you have early tomatoes and want to try a refreshing tomato salad, here's the recipe for the one above!

Here are a few more posts from the past week that you may have missed.

A lovely kitchen tour from a professional baker — complete with rhubarb crostata.

Readers' advice on the best way to get filtered water.

• How to keep your brown sugar soft.

• A small yet complete kitchen in Paris.

Inspiration for planning summer picnics.

• DIY drink umbrellas — so cute!

Why does my cheese look wet? All the answers.

Beautiful tea towels.

Rhubarb shortcake.

• A good tip for grilling meat.

Happy weekend, and happy cooking too!

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Faith is the executive editor of The Kitchn and the author of three cookbooks. They include Bakeless Sweets (Spring 2013) as well as The Kitchn's first cookbook, which will be published in Fall 2014. She lives in Columbus, Ohio with her husband Mike.