Moist, comforting and a little nutty. These pumpkin walnut muffins will spice up any chilly morning. There’s nothing better than waking up to homemade muffins with a hot cup of tea or coffee on these chilly Autumn mornings. I like to keep a big batch of muffins on hand for this very reason, or to… Read more
Creamy and comforting, this pumpkin risotto stuffed acorn squash is perfect for those chilly nights. Pumpkin season is not over yet, there are so many recipes to make. This comforting pumpkin risotto is creamy and satisfying and a perfect match for the sweetness of acorn squash. The addition of sage adds an earthy flavor and… Read more
Never eat boiled brussels sprouts again. Roasting them with olive oil, salt and pepper brings out a toasty sweetness to this once feared vegetable. No matter how hard she tried, my mother could never get me to eat, well, not just brussels sprouts but any type of vegetable. That’s not that unusual for a any… Read more
Chicken tikka masala is a popular Indian dish that is so full of flavor, so easy to make and is better than take-out. Tender chicken is marinated in spices and yogurt, then cooked in a tomato sauce with spices for a classic Indian flavor.
The base of any good soup, this chicken stock recipe is my go-to. I always have it in my freezer to add so so many recipes and not just soups.
Roasted heirloom tomatoes, onions and garlic take a regular tomato sauce to the next level to make the most delicious roasted heirloom tomato sauce. To me, heirlooms might just be the best tomatoes you can buy and when they’re in season I love to make this roasted tomato sauce. Roasting brings out the sweetness in… Read more
Pumpkin ricotta ravioli with sage butter sauce. A perfectly comforting dinner for those cool Autumn nights. The nights are chilly and what is more comforting than a great bowl of pasta? Making homemade pasta is not as difficult as it may sound and the results are so much more rewarding. The pumpkin ricotta filling is… Read more
This quick and easy corn salsa is a perfect topping for chicken, fish or tacos or perfect as a snack with your favorite tortilla chips with nachos, in tacos, the possibilities are endless. There’s nothing much sweeter than fresh corn, fresh off the cob. It’s even better when it’s grilled. But for this application and… Read more