Ingredient: black pepper

Copper River Smoked Salmon Recipe

Copper River Smoked Salmon Recipe

  Copper River Smoked Salmon Copper River salmon is one of the shortest salmon runs in the pacific northwest, and for that reason, one of the most coveted. We discovered this recipe for smoked salmon after purchasing a Kamado Joe kettle grill. There are two […]

Lamb Chops Artichokes and Aioli Sauce

Lamb Chops Artichokes and Aioli Sauce

We love lamb chops The savory flavor of grilled lamb is a delicacy enjoyed in cuisines throughout the world. And this recipe is no exception. Seared lamb chops are versatile enough for a casual weeknight meal, a dinner party with friends, or a special romantic evening for two. […]

Best Slow Cooker Pulled Pork

Best Slow Cooker Pulled Pork

Burrata Salad with Blood Orange Vinaigrette

Burrata Salad with Blood Orange Vinaigrette

This recipe was created from the need to use up the last blood orange from my produce box and leftover burrata from yesterday’s salad. I imagined the colors of blood orange juice mixing with olive oil as a vibrant sunset on my kitchen counter. And so, this burrata […]

Burrata Salad Recipe

Burrata Salad Recipe

Burrata Salad This burrata salad recipe is a quick rendition of how easy it is to make a terrific salad with ingredients on hand. In this version, we used an organic pre-mixed arugula and spinach blend. Top with sweet and tender pea shoots and decadent […]

Homemade Ranch Dressing Recipe

Homemade Ranch Dressing Recipe

Asian Ramen Noodle Coleslaw Salad with Toasted Almonds

Asian Ramen Noodle Coleslaw Salad with Toasted Almonds

Bring this easy ramen noodle coleslaw salad with toasted almonds, fresh carrots, and tasty oriental dressing to your next potluck or backyard barbecue. This recipe is a summer favorite perfect for casual entertaining and family gatherings. It pairs well with grilled meats such as chicken or spareribs. Add […]

Fab Chili Recipe with Beef and Beans

Fab Chili Recipe with Beef and Beans

  Chili is an art. From Texas red chili to Kentucky, Mid-west white bean to Arizona green, chili is the pho of American cuisine. Historical accounts trace the first crocks of United States versions of chili con carne to San Antonio Texas, where the meat, […]

Prosciutto, Pear & Arugula Pizza

Prosciutto, Pear & Arugula Pizza

prosciutto pear arugula pizza

 Recipe adapted from Leah Peavy’s home kitchen

This rustic homemade pizza recipe features balsamic glazed bartlett pears, salty prosciutto, and peppery arugula. Vidalia onions and fresh parmesan and mozzarella really marry well in this sweet and savory dish. This recipe makes for an easy weeknight meal.

Creole Eggs with Cheese

Creole Eggs with Cheese

Spice Up Your Day with A Creole Eggs and Cheese Sandwich Stuffed between potato bread and two runny over-easy eggs, you’ll love the roasted tomatoes and extra sharp cheddar cheese. Eat it for breakfast, brunch, or lunch. A nod to the Royal with Cheese from one […]

Salsa with Tomato, Black Bean, Corn, and Red Pepper

Salsa with Tomato, Black Bean, Corn, and Red Pepper

Salsa is an ambiguous term in the culinary world. It can mean any combination of chopped, diced, puréed ingredients. It’s a largely misunderstood accompaniment for chips, burgers, and fish and seafood toppings. This recipe pairs well with any of the aforementioned and beyond to include […]

Secret Sauce for Barbecue Meatballs

Secret Sauce for Barbecue Meatballs

Yep. You read correctly. Your eyes are not deceiving you. I’m finally giving out my recipe for the special sauce you’ve all grown to know and love. A given at my many a holiday parties, exuding effervescence from the crock pot; behold. This recipe contains a LOT of ingredients and ALL are crucial. There are no substitutions.* If you leave out ingredients or swap for something else it might be okay, it might even be great, but it will not be the irresistible.  “I’ll have one… no ten more of these,” kind of dish. Proceed with the following directive:

Tomato Vidalia Onion Omelette

Tomato Vidalia Onion Omelette

  It’s what’s for breakfast. Not only is this tomato vidalia onion omelette a light and scrumptious meal, it’s beautiful to look at every step of the way.

Delicious Mediterranean Pasta

Delicious Mediterranean Pasta

  We are always looking for new and easy weeknight recipes. Pasta is a simple go-to, but the sauce and accompanying ingredients are usually where people get stuck. This mediterranean pasta recipe originated from wanting to figure out how to use my warehouse size jar […]

Hot or Cold Chickpea Salad

Hot or Cold Chickpea Salad

chickpea salad

Light and savory chickpeas, garlic, onion, parsley, olive oil, lemon, and plum vinegar can be served hot or cold. Another easy take-along dish for a summer gathering.

Wild Corvina with Star Fruit Relish & Sweet Potato Chips

Wild Corvina with Star Fruit Relish & Sweet Potato Chips

Wild corvina is easily obtained from most fish mongers. Realize that “corvina” is a general term for over 200 varieties of salt water fish. It is a class of mild flavored, sweet, large flaked fish that holds up well to grilling. Some say it resembles […]