You will adore this Baked Provolone dish. It’s super simple, one that can act as a starter, side, light luncheon or a shared snack. Besides, I have a thing for provolone. We have a garden that is exploding with all manner of good things. Tomatoes, basil, oregano and on it goes. While on a recent […]
Summer is here, and the hot weather is prompting me to look for cool and refreshing recipes. So I went to my ragged manila file-folder for some ideas.
This is the recipe I pulled out. This is basic and simple recipe that we used as a kid when our garden had provided us with more cucumbers then we could eat. They found there way into many a dish. We would add them to a green salad or make homemade pickles. What ever the form or use I always loved the crisp cool taste of a fresh cucumber.
Well, I have more Meyer lemons than I thought, so the next idea I had was to preserve them for another day. If you’ve never had preserved lemons, you’re in for a treat. In the mid to early 19th-century, this was a practical way of keeping a hard to acquire, highly prized citrus such as lemons […]
These Homemade Puff Pastry Shells are simple to make. They make a great make-ahead vessel that can hold so many amazing sweet or savory fillings. I know I say it quite often, but these homemade puff pastry shells truly are as simple as it gets. Now, let’s get to it. Homemade Puff Pastry Shells Ingredients: Makes 12 […]
How did my Meyer lemon curd recipe come about? I was given an enormous quantity of Meyers lemons from an acquaintance who had an overabundance of lemons produced from her Meyer lemon tree in her backyard. Lucky me. My first thought was why not make a few batches of Meyer lemon curd. Meyer lemon curd is relatively […]
Pickled eggs are simple and easy. Some like them, some don’t like them because of what they are. If they could get past that, they might just find out how much they enjoy these guys. They are such a treat by themselves, in a salad, as part of an antipasto plate or as an appetizer. The […]
Apple season has been over for a while; luckily apples are still plentiful at my local market. When they’re on sale, I always opt for a large bag when I decide to make a few apple recipes. Finding recipes to use them in is always fun. This slow cooker applesauce recipe is one of many fun […]
Here’s my simple Coconut Mousse recipe, just in time for Valentine’s Day for you or for that special someone. There are times I want something sweet but not too heavy. This Simple Coconut Mousse definitely fits that need. It’s light, airy and delicately sweet. I’ve seen this recipe floating around for a while and thought […]
With winter in full swing with cold rainy overcast days, I thought of making my pea soup for the color and the warmth. I thought this simple Pea Soup With Herbs would be nice to serve this for a simple meal offering to offer up a bit of cheer. It goes perfectly with the no knead […]