Smashed Potatoes – Video

Smashed Potatoes – Video

Smashed Potatoes -This recipe is all about technique. The secondary ingredients can be very adaptable. Rosemary, Salt and garlic add flavor.

Simple Homemade Salad Dressing

Simple Homemade Salad Dressing

You can make a very simple homemade salad dressing (also called Vinaigrette) with ingredients in your home pantry. All you need is Olive Oil, vinegar, salt and pepper. These ingredients do not need to be refrigerated. Once you make the homemade salad dressing, it can be kept with the oilRead More…

Italian Meal for 10 – which I catered

Italian Meal for 10 – which I catered

My friend Adam Glawe asked me to help him prepare a Northern Italian meal for a small group of ten. We split the duties, each of us taking half the meal. I prepared the Antipasto, which was a charcuterie board. To add to our challenges, since part of the groupRead More…

Grilled Butterflied Chicken

Grilled Butterflied Chicken

Butterflied chicken (or spatchcocked), means cutting out the backbone so that the chicken lies flat, and it cooks faster and more evenly.

The Best Ginger Beers – My Favorites

The Best Ginger Beers – My Favorites

My Drink of Choice – Vodka and Ginger Beer My drink of choice has become Vodka with Ginger Beer and a lime. I know it sounds a lot like a Moscow Mule. But because Mules have become a trendy drink, bartenders and restaurants are always trying to “improve” on theRead More…