We celebrated Shelby’s birthday last evening. When we asked her what she’d like for dinner she said “one of your amazing Ribeye steaks.” To which we gladly obliged. I wanted to come up with a fun and light appetizer to start us off. I remembered a time when Shelby and I met for lunch at a Mexican restaurant in town. As soon as we sat down she said “you’ve got to try their Ceviche.” I had no idea she shared my love for this chilled seafood salad.Continue reading »
Combine mayo with parmesan cheese, fresh herbs, Mrs. Dash, salt & pepper.
Preheat broiler to high. Broil fillet for 8 minutes, then remove from oven and turn over. Coat with Parmesan Herb mixture. Place under broiler for another minute or until topping is golden and bubbly. Parmesan & Herb Broiled Grouper on Wilted Spinach. Unctuous.Continue reading »
Once you learn how to make a Basic Risotto you’ll have a blank canvas for flavor possibilities. The main ingredient in risotto is a cup of patience and 30 minutes of your undivided attention. Trust me it’s worth every ounce.Continue reading »
Looking for an easy appetizer to bring to a holiday party….Cowboy Caviar might just be the answer. Cowboy Caviar is one of our most popular recipes. It’s no wonder since you can whip up a batch from ingredients already in your fridge and pantry.Continue reading »
It all boils down to this. When I was 11 I would collect change until I saved up $1.25. Then it was out the back door, over the stone wall, past the corn fields to Silver Ranch. I would step up to the window and order a Dusty Miller Sundae. Continue reading »
There are some things I routinely make from scratch that I take for granted. Homemade Whipped Cream is one of them. Consider this post being less about a recipe and more about encouragement to make from scratch whenever possible. It’s really nice to know the ingredients in your dishes. In this case…just two.Continue reading »
Just a little Memorial Day message to all of our service men and women, past and present. You Rock!! The sacrifices you and your families have made to protect our freedom is beyond measure and will not be forgotten. Thank you. Continue reading »