For many people Memorial Day weekend is considered the official start of the grilling season. Folks are digging our their grills, locating their tongs and spatulas, exchanging propane tanks, and purchasing charcoal in anticipation of the coming weekend. For many of us this will be […]
Cubes of roasted turkey breast are mixed with red grapes, celery, onions, and toasted almonds then tossed in a Greek yogurt and Dijon dressing to create this amazing low calorie salad. Perfect for a lunch on a warm day this turkey salad is remarkably flavorful as well as refreshing. Served over a bed of greens this delicious combination of tastes and textures is most certain to satisfy. (more…)
Smooth and creamy, incredibly delicious, this simple yet elegant terrine of smoked salmon is sure to please. The perfect dish for any party or special event, this tantalizing mousse will amaze your guests. Easy to make using only a few ingredients, this appetizer can be prepared […]
Spring strawberries and cream cheese bring a rich flavor to this puff pastry Danish. Just a few simple ingredients create this no muss no fuss recipe. Fresh out of the oven this easy to make tasty treat will satisfy your overnight guests, or enjoy it with a cup of fresh brewed coffee on a lazy weekend morning. (more…)
Chocolate ganache buttercream frosting is whipped until fluffy and then topped with a dark chocolate drip glaze in this 1960’s Bakers Chocolate recipe. Using chocolate squares instead of cocoa powder, this frosting has an unparalleled deep rich chocolate flavor.
Tender and sweet with a touch of heat, these jalapeno cheddar cornbread muffins make the perfect side to any BBQ or Southwestern dish. Sharp cheddar delivers a subtle tang to these easy to prepare muffins. Creamed corn makes these handfuls of love moist and delicious. (more…)
Crème fraîche is an amazing and versatile cooking ingredient. It can be used as a substitute for yogurt, sour cream, or even mayonnaise in most recipes. The higher fat content of crème fraiche means you can boil it in soups, sauces and simmers without it separating. Try it in […]
Thin slices of pork are marinated and cooked with chili peppers and pineapple to bring a sweet heat to this traditional favorite. A blanket of corn dough adds an earthiness to this unforgettable explosion of flavor known as Tamales Al Pastor. This simplified version is […]