Cedar Plank-Fired Salmon Topped with a Crabcake and Lemon Butter Sauce

Review of Carrabba’s New Fire Finished Menu & Giveaway!

As the weather cools down, I want more and more comfort food. I gravitate towards pastas, all forms of a warm meal, and food with a little spice to it to keep me feeling toasty. Carrabba's must … [Read more...]

Tsukune (Japanese Chicken Meatballs)

Tsukune (Japanese Chicken Meatballs)

I am in a never ending search to find ways to make chicken into a new and different meal. Cooking Light’s September issue had this recipe for Japanese Chicken Meatballs, or Tsukune, that were … [Read more...]

Brisket Ragout Over Pasta

Brisket Ragout over Pasta

As someone who went to Catholic school for most of my life, kosher cooking isn't exactly something I was exposed to. I have a general understanding of what it means to keep kosher, but I really never … [Read more...]

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Crab Cakes with Spicy Remoulade

I realized I have never posted a recipe for crab cakes.  That is ridiculous! So today's the day. I found this recipe in one of my Cooking Light recipes and altered it a bit for what I happened to have … [Read more...]

Garlicky Meatball Pasta with Avocado-Butter Lettuce Salad

Despite having an Italian mother, I have never made meatballs before. I'm almost embarrassed to admit it. Whelp, at the age of 26, I believe it is time to finally get my hands dirty and make some … [Read more...]

Crispy Herbed Shrimp with Roasted Asparagus and Tomatoes

Have you ever opened up a food magazine, and have decided by a photo only that you want, no need, to make that recipe? I didn't even look at the title, or read the ingredients, before I had earmarked … [Read more...]

Goat Cheese Stuffed Lamb Burgers

Oh yes, you read that correctly. A delicious grilled lamb burger, with goat cheese inside. I have been craving this for a good week now and finally managed to find ground lamb (you'd be surprised how … [Read more...]

Homemade Macaroni and Cheese

So I realized today that this post is my 200th! How crazy is that? Okay, back to your regular programing...Winter weather really makes me crave comfort food. When it snows (like it did this weekend) … [Read more...]