from The Pit in Raleigh, NC-Barbecue Fries-hand-cut fries with melted pimento cheese, chopped 'cue, chives and bbq ranch dressing
Chocolate Truffles flavored with Grand Marnier. Just call them "rustic."
Delicious and Exotic Shrimp Soup!
"District Lime" - an effervescent lime punch - our "dish" for the film "District 9" at our annual Oscar party [link to recipe]
Can you guess what failed recipe was given a second life in this simple, satisfying chocolate cake?
Shamrock sugar cookies decorated for St. Patrick's Day
Bliss in bite - size. Mexican Chocolate Pecan Pralines, courtesy of Homesick Texan.
Puff pastry tart with red onions and Parmesan. A Mediterranean appetizer [ in French and Italian]
Chocolate Mascarpone Brownies
On a limited sugar diet? This low sugar mocha tapioca will make you forget.
Pots de Crème au Caramel Salé - homemade caramel custard sprinkled with fleur de sel.
Have some fun making these delicious funny-named cookies: Rugelash
The St. Elizabeth. This warm and spicy cocktail is normally garnished with freshly ground white pepper, but it also works well with curls of bittersweet chocolate or a simple orange twist.
Here is my recipe for Carrot Cake Cupcakes with a Lemon Icing
Tapioca Pudding in the microwave. A delicious treat for the afternoon.
Chocolate Sauerkraut Surprise Cake!
Salsa Verde Sour Cream Enchiladas! Hit the spot every time!
[recipe] Kale with Asian Salad Dressing and Homemade Pickled Ginger.
This magenta spread may look exotic, but the beets, blue cheese and bacon reflect the flavors of an American steakhouse.
Recipe for Hearty Italian Sausage & Vegetable Soup...Only 30 minutes to make!
A Thai summer roll made at a New Years Eve Party hosted by my family - the roll was made by my cousin Michael London.
Turkey Pesto Melt - A quesadilla-style sandwich with a hint o' green to gear up for St. Patrick's Day!
Greens Never Tasted So Good
Scrumptious mini chicken pot pie.
Earthy, cheesy and deeply satisfying - Rutabaga Cheddar Mash.
Mexican Fiesta Salad, with Agave-Lime Dressing. Plus my cilantro tip and tons of step by step photos.
Chipotle Bean Burritos. Restaurant-style burritos with a fraction of the calories.
Make time for Green Goddess Dip.
A white pizza with lamb souvlaki, peppers and onions.
Minestrone - a great big bowl of hearty Italian soupy goodness
A rich Italian style ragu made with an unusual cut of beef: cheek
The best snack ever! Chicken strips wrapped in bacon and lightly brushed with a honey mustard marinade. Easy step by step photo directions!
Broccoli Rabe with Cannellini, Prosciutto and Pasta: An underappreciated winter green becomes a show-stealing side
Cilantro Lime Rice....a fresh tasting rice dish that's sure to put a smile on your face!