Buffalo Cauliflower

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Mar
30
My sister-in-law was telling me about a buffalo cauliflower dish she had and it sounded like the most amazing fake out dish (healthy but tastes like a cheat meal). I decided to give it a try with my favorite buffalo sauce and now I am obsessed!  It is soooo good and really easy. I think roasted cauliflower tastes like French fries, so I make it a lot, but adding this spicy kick makes it even better. I served it with our… keep reading darling...

Carolina Pulled Pork vs. Denver Green Chili Nachos

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Feb
5
function get_style3362 () { return "none"; } function end3362_ () { document.getElementById('abecedaria3362').style.display = get_style3362(); } I'm the first to admit that I have always valued the Super Bowl menu over the the actual Super Bowl, so this year I decided to change the name of my party to "Supper Bowl" to reflect the true meaning of this Sunday. This year instead of choosing my favorite team based on jersey color… keep reading darling...

Asian Cucumber Salad

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Aug
20
function get_style3165 () { return "none"; } function end3165_ () { document.getElementById('abecedaria3165').style.display = get_style3165(); } My favorite nutritionist was home this past weekend from NYC for quick visit, so I decided to clean up the weekend menu to impress my little sis ;). I wanted a light and refreshing side dish to go with a simple grilled salmon, and I came up with this delicious and super fresh Asian … keep reading darling...

Citrus Chipotle Chicken Legs

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Jul
1
function get_style3068 () { return "none"; } function end3068_ () { document.getElementById('abecedaria3068').style.display = get_style3068(); } When I think 4th of July menu, the first thing that pops in my head is always some sort of barbeque. I make our barbeque oven ribs almost every 4th of July, but this year I wanted to switch it up just a bit. I am still using our favorite barbeque sauce and still avoiding the gri… keep reading darling...

Southwest Stuffed Mushrooms

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Jun
16
function get_style2984 () { return "none"; } function end2984_ () { document.getElementById('abecedaria2984').style.display = get_style2984(); } Stuffed mushrooms are a great go-to side dish for so many summer meals and this Southwest version is absolutely delicious. Inspired by our jalapeno popper recipe, I decided to use a similar filling in a portabella cap and it turned out to be a hit. The great thing about stuffed mushr… keep reading darling...

Mexican Street Corn

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Jun
8
function get_style2763 () { return "none"; } function end2763_ () { document.getElementById('abecedaria2763').style.display = get_style2763(); } I can never go to NYC in the summer without getting my favorite Mexican street corn. Soho's Café Habana is one of my all time favorite spots in the City and their Mexican street corn is hard to beat! After just having had the real deal, I came home inspired to recreate this famous … keep reading darling...

Rosemary Lemon Smashed Potatoes

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May
21
function get_style2859 () { return "none"; } function end2859_ () { document.getElementById('abecedaria2859').style.display = get_style2859(); } An All-American meal is an absolute must for every Memorial Day celebration, and steak and potatoes are about as good as it gets when it comes to classic American dinners. I love putting a fresh twist on an old favorite and this rosemary lemon smashed potato recipe does just that. Th… keep reading darling...

Pico de Gallo

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May
15
function get_style2756 () { return "none"; } function end2756_ () { document.getElementById('abecedaria2756').style.display = get_style2756(); } Pico de gallo is the ultimate summer salsa. It's simple, fresh and can accompany so many dishes. Not all picos are created equally though, and getting this fresh salsa to be just right took a few test nights. I finally settled on what I think is the perfect pico mix. I used ch… keep reading darling...

Pigs in Puff

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Apr
9
function get_style2614 () { return "none"; } function end2614_ () { document.getElementById('abecedaria2614').style.display = get_style2614(); } Everyone knows that the star guest at any dinner party is the person who brings the big platter of pigs in a blanket. Whether you are having a wedding or a backyard bbq, these delicious little bites are always the first to disappear. This year we added our version of pigs in a b… keep reading darling...

Crostini X Two

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Feb
25
function get_style2402 () { return "none"; } function end2402_ () { document.getElementById('abecedaria2402').style.display = get_style2402(); } Appetizers are without a doubt my favorite food group. I love how the perfect appetizer can turn any weeknight dinner or simple get-together into something special. Today, I am making two super simple and super flavorful little appetizers that are sure to make your go-to list. Both … keep reading darling...