Category: Company’s coming!

Grilled Chinese Five Spice Marinated Chicken

Chinatown Signs

I adore this cheeky little Asian dish whose unique flavors come from my custom Chinese Five Spice blend of Anise, Cloves, Cinnamon, Fennel Seed, and Black Pepper. If you don’t wish to battle the crowds and traffic to find an…

Leaping Fish Chowder with a Kick

Fish

Although a deceitfully simple soup, it’s full of rich flavor. Serve it with a crusty buttered bun or a bacon and tomato sammie. If you’re watching your figure or someone else’s substitute milk for the cream. Happy tummy time! 2…

Simply Posh Salmon Bisque

Vintage Salmon Label

This soup drives my man wild and when I say wild. I mean he moans like a bear in a honey pot. He hugs the bowl like a babe at the breast. You catch the drift. On the sticky scale,…

Chill Banishing Hungarian Beef Goulash

Winter Scene

If you’ve raked leaves or shovelled snow and your hands are cold and your nose is numb, then revive your frozen soul with a bowl of goulash. It’s splendid on Day One but even better (like all stews) the Day…

Pumpkin Spiced Cake A Fall Favorite

Pumpkin Harvest

It’s spicy and moist. It smells like heaven. What more reason do you need? 2 1/2 cups White Flour 1/2 cup Whole Wheat Flour 1/2 cup Brown Sugar 1 Tbsp. Baking Powder 1 tsp. Salt 1 tsp. Baking Soda 1…

Jamaican Jerk Chicken A Jerk to Love

jamaica

If the grey days are upon you, then take a taste bud trip with this exotic dish. You’ll soon hear the lull of the ocean’s ebb, the faint rythmn of steel drums, and what? oh yessss…rub me with a little…

Humus A Mediterranean Chick Pea Dip or Spread

Chick Peas

Humus isn’t the prettiest of dishes but what it lacks in beauty, it more than makes up for in taste. Spruce it up with a handful of peas, a little red pepper, or chopped olives. It’s excellent as a dip…

Eve’s Quickie Apple Crumble

Eve and the Apple

When you’re roaming the kitchen like a ravenous bear and can’t find nary a nibble, this quickie will satisfy in no time at all. 3 Apples, cored, peeled, and sliced 1 Tbsp. Lemon Juice (Concentrate will do) or Orange Juice…

Greek Salad Scones with Sundried Tomato and Cheese

Tomatoes

If a Greek salad and a scone were to spend the night alone, these tasties would be their legacy. They’re a festive feast flecked with green pepper, sundried tomatoes, and feta. Serve warm with butter or cold with thin slices…