AUTHENTIC GERMAN GOULASH

The daughter of a dear friend is visiting with us this summer from Heidelberg Germany. She is 15 years old and LOVES to cook! How awesome is that? Last week we decided to make one of her favorite dishes, a classic goulash. I cannot explain to you how delicious this recipe is! You will just…

PICKLED SHISHITO PEPPERS

Until recently I had never heard of Shishito peppers. Apparently, I’m not the only one. We were given an abundance of them and I was trying to pass them on to friends. Their first response was, “I’ve never heard of those.” How can someone (like me) who loves peppers and all things spicy not know…

MIDDLE EASTERN KAFTA KEBABS

I am still exploring new flavor profiles and Middle Eastern foods seem to be exactly what my taste buds are screaming for. I’m loving how much flavor I find in every morsel I eat. One thing I have noticed is they add larger quantities of spices and herbs than I’m used to using. I’m always…

AU GRATIN POTATOES

Potatoes are without a doubt my favorite vegetable. I could eat them 3 meals a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year, and never grow tired of them. It is such a versatile vegetable with numerous ways they can be prepared.