Archive for May, 2010

entree, recipe

Skirt Steak with Chimichurri Jicama Slaw

Skirt Steak with Chimichurri Jicama Slaw

If you’re looking for a killer grill recipe for Memorial Day, I’ve got one for you. It’s one of those dishes that everyone from your little brother to your cranky [...]

May 27, 2010 × 10 comments

entree, recipe, sides & bites

Refreshing Gazpacho Soup

Refreshing Gazpacho Soup

Ah, Summertime in Miami. The thermostat hits 80 before the sun rises and the air wraps around you the second you step outside. It’s so hot and sticky, you don’t [...]

May 25, 2010 × 7 comments

entree, recipe, sides & bites

Wheat Berry Greek Salad

Wheat Berry Greek Salad

Earlier this week, I asked you guys what you wanted to see more of on the blog. I got quite a few requests for salads, in-season produce and vegetarian dishes [...]

May 21, 2010 × 12 comments

random

And the winner is…

And the winner is…

And the winner of the New West KnifeWorks knife is Commenter #143! Congratulations Reba! Thanks to everyone for participating! I really enjoyed seeing what everyone likes about the site and [...]

May 21, 2010 × 0 comments

dessert, recipe, sides & bites

Banana, Peanut Butter & Chocolate Chip Cookies

Banana, Peanut Butter & Chocolate Chip Cookies

There’s nothing better than a really good cookie. Usually when I want one I make Chocolate Chip. Because I love a classic cookie with bits of melty bittersweet chocolate, crisp [...]

May 19, 2010 × 9 comments

entree, recipe, sides & bites

Homemade Pasta & New West KnifeWorks Giveaway

Homemade Pasta & New West KnifeWorks Giveaway

It is a truth universally acknowledged, that once you’ve had pasta in Italy, you can never go back. Also, that every cook needs a really good knife. These truths might [...]

May 17, 2010 × 155 comments

entree, recipe, sides & bites

Pesto & Smoked Salmon Potato Salad

Pesto & Smoked Salmon Potato Salad

I don’t know about you, but I’m so ready for summer. Long, hot days at the beach, flip flops and the smell of sunscreen, and cookouts. There’s no better way [...]

May 13, 2010 × 9 comments

breakfast, dessert, entree, sides & bites

Eating in Italy (and Spain) – Our Favorites

Eating in Italy (and Spain) – Our Favorites

I don’t even know where to begin with this one. There was just so much good food. Let’s start before the trip. I spent months searching the Serious Eats and [...]

May 10, 2010 × 16 comments

entree, sides & bites

Roasted Baby Artichokes with Lemon and Pecorino

Roasted Baby Artichokes with Lemon and Pecorino

Hello everyone! I’m back from my trip and I’ve missed my little blog so very much! While I was away, I sampled some of the most delicious food I’ve ever [...]

May 5, 2010 × 17 comments