Fermented Hot Pepper Sauce

Fermented Hot Pepper Sauce

A few years ago, I took a cooking class from Chef Jessica Koslow of Sqirl restaurant in Los Angeles, and she brought with her a…

Indian Spiced Kabobs

Indian Spiced Kabobs

Kabobs on the BBQ are always fun, and these Indian spiced kabobs have more flavor and spice than the typical recipe. Served with naan and…

Tis an ill cook who cannot lick his own fingers.

- William Shakespeare -
Spicy Thai Shrimp Curry

Spicy Thai Shrimp Curry

Spicy Thai Shrimp Curry is one of my favorite dishes, and it’s so easy to make that it makes a perfect weeknight dish. You can…

Carne Asada Street Tacos

Carne Asada Street Tacos

One of the absolute best tacos are carne asada street tacos…marinated skirt steak, charred from cooking on the grill, chopped finely and served in small…

Baja Style Fish Tacos

Baja Style Fish Tacos

My husband and I have been having a “taco thing” lately, and I wanted to make Baja style fish tacos, using fresh fish from our…

Spicy Crab Cakes

Spicy Crab Cakes

Spicy crab cakes are one of the most delicious things to have on a summer evening for dinner (or for lunch on a weekend!). They’re…

“I cook with wine. Sometimes I even add it to the food.”

- W.C. Fields -
Greek Chicken Gyros

Greek Chicken Gyros

Greek chicken gyros might be my new favorite dish. I love gyro sandwiches in general…the roasted meat coupled with herbs and tangy yogurt sauce are…

Wild Mushroom Risotto

Wild Mushroom Risotto

Even though we’re edging into warmer weather, everyone loves wild mushroom risotto (well…unless you don’t like mushrooms)! This recipe is easy to make, and you…

Spicy Enchiladas Verdes

Spicy Enchiladas Verdes

Making spicy enchiladas verdes is actually very easy, and of course they are absolutely addictive. I love Mexican food and frankly love both red sauce…

You could probably get through life without knowing how to roast a chicken, but the question is, would you want to?

- Nigella Lawson -
Perfect Beef Stroganoff

Perfect Beef Stroganoff

Beef stroganoff is actually quite easy to make…and it’s quick as well. Just right for a weeknight meal. It starts with great quality lean beef…