Tag: Homemade Bread

SPELT BREAD

I know we seem to be living in a zero-carb world today, but honestly, I still like a little bread or crackers with my lunch, particularly if they are homemade. Well maybe only, if they are homemade! I grew up eating cheese and wholegrain bread with fruit nearly every day. […]

VALENTINE TAPAS AT HOME

Take a cozy nook in your home and turn it into a Valentine Date Night! While dining out might sound like a good idea on this night, consider the possibilities if you were to create something new and different right there in your own home, with a simple meal, conversation […]

CHICKEN CACCIATORE

Sometimes our best dinner celebrations, are right in our own home! When an evening calls for a special occasion, I love to play “theatre”! Set the stage with ambiance, eye candy, and great food and wine. The evening can linger into the wee hours of the morning, which makes the […]

BURGER BUNS

  Burger season is almost here. Whether I am serving meat burgers, veggie burgers, or seafood burgers, I want a quality BUN! Try your hand at making your own burger buns, and I doubt you will ever buy them again! Ingredients Yields 1 dozen Yeast – 1 tablespoon Sugar – […]

POLENTA MUFFINS

  A lazy week-end brunch in August. I can think of nothing I enjoy more than a European Brunch: Breads, Fruits, Tea or Coffee. Since it is late in August, corn is quite abundant here on the east coast. Some of the best polenta I have ever made, was made […]

BREAD

BREAD  The quickest way to a man, woman, or child’s heart! The most basic food that we can prepare, and yet the most decadent when it has been prepared by YOU! I can think of nothing I cook in the kitchen that is easier than bread. You don’t believe me? I […]