Creamed Spinach Gratin

Creamed Spinach Gratin

In Entertaining, Recipes, Side Dishes, Vegetarian On March 26, 2013 0 Comments

Creamed Spinach Gratin has the perfect balance of being both naughty and nice. The spinach makes the dish healthy, but the butter, milk and cheese make it creamy… Read More »

Roasted Broccoli

Roasted Broccoli

In Entertaining, Recipes, Side Dishes, Vegetarian On March 14, 2013 0 Comments

Broccoli was my worst nightmare as a child. Anytime it was anywhere near me, I would recoil in horror and disgust. That smell. That mushy texture. It offended… Read More »

Roast Chicken

Perfect Roast Chicken with Red Wine Jus

In Dinner, Recipes On March 12, 2013 0 Comments

A perfect roast chicken recipe is an essential for every home cook’s arsenal. Roast chicken is great for family dinners and the leftovers are so versatile. You can… Read More »

Baguette 2

Basic Baguette

In Entertaining, Recipes, Side Dishes On January 17, 2013 0 Comments

There’s something magical about eating hot, fresh baked bread. There’s something even more magical about eating bread that was made by your own hands. Baking bread takes effort… Read More »

Halal Cart Chicken and Rice

Halal Cart Chicken and Rice

In Dinner, Recipes On January 7, 2013 0 Comments

The first time I ate at a Halal cart was in Austin, TX at The Halal Guys. I remember my first bite of the chicken over rice was… Read More »

Braised Lamb Curry

Braised Lamb Curry

In Dinner, Entertaining, Recipes On January 4, 2013 0 Comments

Happy New Year, everybody! Welcome to 2013. We were greeted with cold, gloomy weather to start the year so I decided to make something that would warm us… Read More »

Savory Bread Pudding with Bacon and Leeks

Savory Bread Pudding with Bacon and Leeks

In Breakfast, Entertaining, Recipes On December 18, 2012 0 Comments

I tried my hand at bread making with my Quick Bread and I was pleased when it was a success. The trouble is, two days later my delicious… Read More »

Rosemary Thyme Quick Bread 3

Quick Bread with Rosemary, Thyme, and Cheese

In Entertaining, Recipes, Side Dishes On December 14, 2012 0 Comments

You know how sometimes they give you free fresh baked bread at restaurants? I’m the guy that gets way too excited about it. Way too excited. Catch me at… Read More »

Spiced Carrot Cake 2

Spiced Ginger Carrot Cake with Greek Yogurt Frosting

In Dessert, Entertaining, Recipes On December 12, 2012 1 Comment

When I was a child, I was repelled by carrot cake. Quite frankly, I got offended anytime I was offered, what I deemed, that imposter of a cake…. Read More »

Chili Fried Pork Belly 3

Chili Fried Pork Belly with Leeks

In Dinner, Recipes On December 11, 2012 0 Comments

Words are an inferior medium to describe my love affair with pork belly. Pork belly is my all-time favorite protein, even though I love me some cow. Pork… Read More »