Dark Chocolate Rounds Studded with Candied Bacon Bits - Unusual yet sublime coexistence of salty and sweet. These are so easy to make that you won't have to buy them from high-end chocolatiers any more.
Fresh mango bread
Healthy, hearty bran muffins studded with juicy raisins
Sparkly fairy wand cookies on a stick
Ethel's sugar cookies for a food blogger potluck.
Flaky croissants filled with creamy Nutella
The most important ingredient in the mother-ship tomato salad.
Triple choc brownies
SLOSHED! features the artichoke liqueur Cynar in The Norma Jean cocktail.
Chocolate, balloons and a few minutes of your time...that's all you'll need to make these easy but stunning chocolate cups!
Edible flowers accent this asparagus and beet salad
Kousa Bez-Zeit, Traditional Syrian Dish - Simple and Easy Recipe
All about cooking, cleaning and eating soft-shell steamer clams!
Adelaida Cellars Cabernet Sauvignon Viking Estate Reserve 2005 (Paso Robles) ~ "this is pornographic"
view of stephan vineyards from inside l'aventure winery, "haute couture viticulture." we fell in love with stephan and his Estate Cuvee, so brought one home (along with an Optimus)
This is for those of you who need or want a great basic all-around barbeque seasoning (or "rub").
Apple pie with Gala and Granny Smith apples. Just enough sweet and just enough tart.
Not quite a balanced breakfast, but French Toast and Bacon Cupcakes are a great way to start any morning!
Macerating strawberries in balsamic to make the perfect vinaigrette for a strawberry-blue cheese-pecan summer salad.
bagel chip with nutella and sea salt
Coconut snowball cupcakes from Baked: New Frontiers in Baking
a ring so pretty you wish you could eat it. oh wait, you actually can! sliced dried fruit mixed with silver makes some lovely rings.
Whoopie Pies - cakey chocolate cookies sandwiched with a marshmallowy frosting. And low fat!
Stir-Fry Mixed Vegetables
Mongolian Beef with Maitake and Green Pepper Stir Fry
We taste-tested a dozen family meatloaf recipes in a Recipe Round-Robin to find the best.
Coq Au Vin and my kitchen is on fire. A cautionary tale.
Pasta shells with anchovies & pangrattato. Crispy and delicious!
Lamb chop with piquillo pepper marmalade.
Chili Pappardelle with Chicken & Mushrooms
Grilling up some Olive and Rosemary Pizza and Potato and Caramelized Onion Pizza
EASY, QUICK and GOOD, Chicken Cacciatore for two~
Chicken and Monterey Jack Taquitos. In this case, baked IS better than fried.