Homemade raspberry liqueur. Slowly fermented with the fruit's own wild yeast, while I work away for Taste of the Nation: LA. (Ticket Discount Code in the post!)
Poached eggs & feta over a stew of peppers, onions, garlic, and veggie ground meat. My vegetarian take on one of my father's Iraqi breakfast specialties -- Mecklemeh!
Girl Scout cookie inspired Samoa (M&M) Blondies
Marinated striped bass with compressed strawberries and caviar -- from Rising Star Chef Louis Maldonado of Aziza restaurant.
Green radish and carrot soup - a remedy for those with a sore throat and lots of phlegm.
Matcha Green Tea pastry cream fills these petite Croquembouche. Personal size for Daring Baker's version of the French Piece Montee.
The Daring Baker's May Challenge was a handful - of cream puffs that is! Croquembouche with a chocolate glaze that is better than store bought!
A chard frittata sandwich with passion fruit mustard, on Chef Sam's no-knead bread.
A twist on David Lebovitz's Toasted Coconut Ice Cream. Rock this ice cream at your summer bbqs this year!
Tender Shortcakes with Mango - my entry this week for the Baking With Dorie challenge
Vegan Pot Pie - a twist on the classic comfort food
Memorial Day BBQ... a complete menu for the best party ever!
Tuscany's best wine - Brunello di Montalcino and its' history.
Chef Curtis Duffy's famous dish at the Jame Beard Awards Gala: Alaskan King Crab, Cucumber Consomme, Steelhead Roe, Tangerine Lace
Bon Appetit claims to have the Ultimate Turkey Burger recipe... I investigated: Grilled Turkey Burgers with Cheddar & Smoky Aioli
A tasty, well-balanced original cocktail inspired by Playboy, called The Bunny.
Crazy-Good Chocolate Brownies with Fresh Mint Leaf Ice Cream and they just happen to be G-F!
Marinated tempeh wrap with homemade jicama and carrot pickles. Day 1 of "Meat-Eater Goes Meat-Free".
An assortment of sushi at a restaurant that's a favorite of the San Jose Sharks hockey team.
Traditional Indian Chicken Curry
Hot Milk Sponge Cake, a delicious and rustic cake that is just perfect topped with freshly whipped sweetened cream and macerated berries!
Cool Chicken and Pasta Salad
This ragu alla bolognese turned my son from being-fed to feeding-myself (aka the obligatory spaghetti covered child picture).
Strawberry-Rhubarb Crisp with Creamy Strawberry Ice Cream
tortilla de patatas- waiting for summer...- in Italian, translator on the roll bar
Vegan ginger cookies that will knock your socks off!
Triple Chocolate Ginger Decadence Cookies from Susan the Baker. Triple Good!
A Cozy Kitchen makes Quinoa and Beet Pancakes. These beautifully bright pancakes are healthy and delicious.
I'm a DOLE California Cook-off Finalist! Excited to prepare my Ginger Mandarin Orange Tofu/Cashew Rice for judge Celeb Chef Ben Ford!
Almond Butter Cookies have only 2-3 ingredients and are naturally gluten free.
Crumbled paneer rolled in white bread and lightly roasted
Jose Andres’ liquid olives. One of many tastes we sampled at Spanish wine event Great Match.
This slider recipe is perfect for summer entertaining! The fresh cracked tellicherry pepper gives it a nice kick and the fresh goat cheese adds a zing!