Green Bean Salad with Fried Almonds

Ingredients: 1 pound green beans or haricot vert 1/2 a fennel bulb (about 1/2 pound) 1 stalk celery, trimmed 1/2 medium red onion 1 tablespoon lemon juice 1/4 cup red wine vinegar 1/4 cup water 1 tablespoon kosher salt 1 1/2 teaspoons sugar 1/3 cup (about 2 ounces) whole almonds 2 tablespoons plus 2 teaspoons…

Fennel, Apple, and Avocado Crudo

Ingredients: 1 tablespoon crushed pink peppercorns 1/2 teaspoon flaky sea salt 1/2 teaspoon finely grated Ruby Red grapefruit zest 6 tablespoons fresh grapefruit juice 3 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil 1 tablespoon chopped dill 2 firm, ripe Hass avocados—halved, pitted and cut into very thin wedges 1 fennel bulb—halved, cored and very thinly sliced lengthwise (2 cups) 1…