Curried Chicken Salad w/Crystallized Ginger

Curried Chicken Salad w/Crystallized Ginger

Curried Chicken Salad – With this recipe, I wanted to accomplish two things. I would like to make an easy dish using a rotisserie chicken. And I wanted to use some of the Paradise Fruit Company’s crystallized (candied) ginger in a recipe. So, we made a Curried Chicken Salad withRead More…

Easy Asparagus Soup Recipe with Video

Easy Asparagus Soup Recipe with Video

Easy Asparagus Soup Recipe – This simple soup can be ready in about half an hour. It takes full advantage of the flavor of asparagus by sautéing with butter before puréeing. Fresh tarragon adds a depth of flavor. I really like asparagus soup. It’s pure comfort in a bowl andRead More…

Walnut Rosemary Crusted Salmon

Walnut Rosemary Crusted Salmon

Walnut Rosemary Crusted Salmon – This recipe may become a go-to for weeknight meals!  This oven-baked salmon recipe is easy to prepare and cooks in 10 minutes or less.  It’s easy, healthy, and only needs a handful of ingredients!  You can use this same easy recipe for chicken, or other fishRead More…

Best Greek Lamb Burgers w/Tzatziki Sauce

Best Greek Lamb Burgers w/Tzatziki Sauce

Best Greek Lamb Burgers – Next time it’s Burger Night, try something different. Like these Greek Lamb Burgers. They are juicy, flavorful, and easy to make. The secret is combining aromatics (shallots and garlic) with spices like oregano, paprika, and a pinch of red pepper flakes. Add a generous doseRead More…

Grilled Eggplant Dip

Grilled Eggplant Dip

This Grilled Eggplant Dip recipe (which I borrowed from Bobby Flay) is a fun, summer appetizer. Instead of roasting an eggplant in the oven, grill it to get a smoky taste. Then serve the Grilled Eggplant Dip with pita bread to start a summertime dinner party. In some ways, thisRead More…

Chicken Thighs in Yogurt

Chicken Thighs in Yogurt

This is a great recipe for bone-in chicken thighs. Greek Yogurt tenderizes meat more effectively than regular marinades. While vinegar or citrus marinades can toughen chicken so it is a little rubbery, yogurt slowly tenderizes them, so the meat can be pulled apart by hand when cooked. So try this Chicken Thighs in YogurtRead More…