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Hot? Cool down with this homemade Gazpacho. Cucumbers, onions, garlic, tomatoes and bell peppers spend the night in the fridge and make beautiful flavor babies.
The closure of our place awakened memories of a first date 10 yrs ago with a whole lotta garlic and this yakisoba with chicken and veggies
I hated peas until my mom added bacon to them. This is an updated version of her chilled Pea Salad with fresh dill and plain yogurt.
Spaghetti Carbonara. Pasta, eggs, cheese, onions, bacon and a little wine. What's not to love? It's creamy, salty and super easy to make.
I finally got my hands on some zucchini blossoms. So what did I do? Stuffed them with mozzarella and basil and then fried them of course.
Looking for the perfect, light summer supper? Try these spicy shrimp tacos with cool cilantro-lime sour cream.
Who doesn't love potstickers? Whip up this pork and veggie version and you'll have plenty to freeze for whenever you get the craving.
Attention all garlic lovers, I have found your soul mate. Yukon gold potatoes are fried in garlic oil and then topped with chopped garlic.
Can't get to the ballpark to root for your team? Bring the ballpark home with these simple homemade oven roasted peanuts.
Not one to let gloomy weather spoil my cooking fun, I turned a well thought out steak BBQ into this creamy steak and mushroom soup.
Looking for a light, flavorful dish to serve when its just too hot to cook inside prompted me to create these garlic-lime shrimp skewers.
The ultimate garlic cheese bread with mozzarella, romano, garlic and herb cheese spread, green onions and mayo. Crunchy, cheesy, garlicky.
Creamy Pesto Dressing made with pesto, mayonnaise, romano cheese and heavy cream. Your hips won't thank you but your taste buds will.
Leftover chicken? Shred it and mix it with mayo, almonds, celery, and onions for this simple and light almond chicken salad sandwich.
These soft buttermilk cupcakes with sweet cherry cream cheese frosting are every bit as delicious as they look.
I am picking sides on this traditional family dish. Hot chili peppers, onion and garlic make the perfect blended sauce for these steak bites.
It's not the 4th of July without macaroni salad. This one has sweet pickle relish, dill pickles, olives, creole seasoning and hot sauce.
A feud over fresh vs spicy salsa results in this salsa with fresh tomatoes, cilantro, onions and garlic with a kick from a habanero.
Broiled Cajun Prawns. Succulent prawns are marinated in olive oil and Cajun seasoning before being broiled to perfection.
Asian pork meatballs with ginger, garlic, cilantro and serrano peppers. Wonderful on their own, even better with soy-garlic dipping sauce.
Reminiscing about a childhood camping trip prompted me to recreate this roasted garlic and goat cheese spread.
A juicy 1/4 pound burger patty topped with melted pepper jack cheese, lettuce, red onion, homemade guacamole and crispy bacon.
Inspired by the classic New Orleans Shrimp Po’ Boy, french bread rolls are filled with Cajun popcorn shrimp, a spicy spread,lettuce and tomato.
My husband devours French Onion Dip so instead of buying tub after tub, I decided to make my own version with caramelized onions.
Shrimp Summer Rolls. Cool and crisp with a tangy mixture of shrimp, cucumbers, carrots, cilantro, green onions and sweet Thai chili sauce.
Chicken legs marinated overnight in yogurt, garam masala, turmeric, garlic and olive oil. Finished by simmering in coconut milk.
Succulent shrimp and tender scallops simmered in a garlicky cream sauce with a hint of lemon. Allow yourself a splurge.
A miscommunication at home resulted in this yummy hot bean and cheese dip full of refried beans, two cheeses, onions and jalapenos.
Cajun Popcorn Shrimp. A little crunchy, a little spicy and full of childhood memories.
A quest for healthy "guy food" leads me to Lemon Pepper Chicken. Healthy, easy and flavorful.
Creamy mozzarella marinated in olive oil, basil and garlic. Breaded with panko and fried until golden. Cheesy, crunchy, garlicky goodness.
Forget the sugary bottled sauce, make your own pizza sauce at home with this easy yet flavorful recipe.
Pasta tossed with succulent shrimp, sweet tomatoes, wilted spinach and tangy goat cheese crumbles.
Spinach, Mushroom and Bacon Frittata. Eggs, sauteed spinach, mushrooms and bacon. The perfect breakfast for two.