Sage Tempura with a dash of lime. A great little starter to get the taste buds going!
Throwing a party at home soon? See these pissaladieres for inspiration
Life without an oven - Crostini With Mushrooms and Gorgonzola
My first attempt at Tartine Bread's Basic Country Loaf. Truly amazing bread!
For lovers of potatoes and garlic
Hot artichoke dip. Goat cheese makes this a distinctive and rich appetizer.
Mushroom Ragout on Garlic Toast - just delicious! Recipe with step-by-step photos!
Camembert cheese, figs & bellota ham tapas
Jamie Oliver's Ultimate Mushroom Bruschetta.
Jalapeno & Cheese Stuffed Olives: A twist on stuffed jalapenos that are so addictive!
Mini pumpkins & butternut squashes
Rustic Kale Pesto on Crostini slathered with Garlic Butter. Mmm...
Happy Halloween! Forget carving pumpkins – make a pumpkin soup instead!
Middle-East-inspired parsley balls, tangy & crunchy - more than just an appetizer
Gnocchi di Patate ~ Potato Gnocchi in Friuli-Style Butter Sauce with Smoked Ricotta
Watermelon and white cheese - a quick and refreshing throwback to the summer
Herbed grisini (bread sticks) - a perfect match for...everything
Prunes with liver-is a wonderful start of a festive table.
Italian Bread sticks aka Grissini originated in Turin, Italy according to Wikipedia.They are usually served as appetizer in restaurants.I don't mind them having any time ,as a snack, or with a cup of coffee.
Basic Pierogi~ potato based filling in a buttery dough pocket. Our is with cheese, onion, and cabbage. Great as appetizer or entree.
Smoked Venison with Cream Cheese, Horseradish and White Pepper
Dinner Fable Menu: Golden Eggs, Rock Soup, Trio of Little Piggies and Gingerbread Man Hot Tub.
Peach Thyme Crostinis. Peaches sauteed with shallots, thyme, slivered almonds and white whine then served over toasted baguette slices spread with goat cheese.
Fried Potato Cubes with Coriander .. Patata Hara
Scallop Salad with Scallion Vinaigrette.
watermelon...how to pick them, and three recipes: Cucumber-Watermelon Salad, Watermelon Surf and Turf, Watermelon and Ginger Spritzer
Here's a super-healthy salad that celebrates the fresh and natural with just three ingredients -- dressing will only get in the way.
Spiral Curry Puffs (Epok-Epok/Karipap Pusing)- crunchy flaky pastry with spicy potato filling, a scrumptious traditional Malaysian snack!
Long Twirls pasta with Roman Cauliflower: have you ever tried to travel with your taste buds? [scroll down for English recipe]
The most perfect salad: creamy burrata, heirloom tomatoes, peppery arugula and a classic balsamic vinaigrette. Tried and true recipe from Michael's restaurants in NY and SM.
Spicy Corn Chowder with Sauteed Shrimp
A rich chilled no-cook soup made with juicy peaches and tomatoes, with just a bit of jalapeno pepper for a kick.
baked eggplant with mozzarella in a tomato sauce