A cocktail made from lemongrass syrup & Brazilian cachaça has a refreshing, complex flavor with floral overtones - great summertime drink.
Portobello Salad with Spicy Mustard Dressing
Fresh zucchini - sliced, stacked and ready to become the topping for a deep dish pizza.
Blood Orange, Rum and Banana. How better to drown your kitchen failures, I ask?
Dry cured Greek olives wake up a typical caprese sandwich.
Sometimes all you need is a simple cupcake to hit the spot. Here's a red velvet from Molly's Cupcakes in Chicago
Beet green and garlic scapes nests with farm fresh eggs from my back yard. The best breakfast ever!
Brussels sprouts, onions, and potatoes on the grill - topped off with Balsamic vinegar.
Tasting tonka beans, a recipe for Apricot-Tonka Bean Cakelettes, and a giveaway!
Coconut banana pikelets
Roasted chickpeas are the perfect protein-filled snack
In my backyard, summer = baby back ribs, grilled baked beans, and grilled scallops.
Creamy potato salad with fresh herbs and crispy prosciutto.
Meaningful gifts for food bloggers - a beautiful gold mortar and pestle from India.
Watermelon Salad with baby watercress, Oaxacan string cheese, pedro jimenez reduction, macadamia nuts and marash chili
Totally Delicious, Totally Vegetarian, Totally Dallas Farmers Market 8 Ball Squash.
Golden beet salad with pancetta and peas.
Lemon & Olive Oil Mousse
Garlic Scape Scampi
A demitasse of Boysenberry Gelato with Red Wine Balsamic Syrup drizzle
Bayou burger which is a lamb/andouille sausage combo
Anyone care for some chocolate cinnamon swirl snack cake?
Jasper's Rum Punch, and a look at the new deluxe edition of Vintage Spirits and Forgotten Cocktails.
My very best banana nut bread.
Wasabi Grapefruit Macarons. Post includes pics from a 5 course Japanese dinner.
Fresh Tomato Tart with a Basil-Garlic Crust
What I did with my first heirloom tomato. A traditional Puerto Rican Salted Cod Salad or Ensalada de Bacalao.
I finally hopped on the no-knead bandwagon! Every bit as easy and delicious as they say.
Vegan Tofu Quiche. Mushrooms, scallions, herbed crust. Sunday Brunch can be everyday!
Get big holes in your mushroom ciabatta crumb by following my recipe mods!
Deliciously good: Creamy Butter Beans and Leeks
The amazingly delicious Lamb glazed with Root Beer and Toasted Sesame. (and which Top Chef star I learned it from)
poolside pineapple drink