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Miso Glazed Salmon

Miso Glazed Salmon

Miso glazed salmon is a really delicious and quick meal to make. The miso on the salmon really brings out that umami flavor in the salmon and the optional soy ginger sauce served on the side just perfects the whole dish. Because salmon cooks so 

Fresh Cherry Tomato Sauce

Fresh Cherry Tomato Sauce

Fresh cherry tomato sauce is one of my all time favorite quick and fresh sauces to go over pasta! Cherry tomatoes add a wonderful burst of flavor in this sauce and they are not cooked all the way down, leaving their shape mostly in tact. 

Pork Kabobs with Sticky Cherry BBQ Sauce

Pork Kabobs with Sticky Cherry BBQ Sauce

Pork kebobs with a sticky cherry bbq sauce is my new favorite skewer for grilling. The pork that is used is from a boneless pork chop cut and the sticky bbq sauce is made from fresh summer cherries and all the usual bbq ingredients. If 

Three Delicious Zucchini Recipes for Summer

Three Delicious Zucchini Recipes for Summer

Zucchini is such a delicious and versatile vegetable that is readily available at the grocery stores and farmers markets in the summer. When zucchini is in abundance in the summer having a arsenal of recipes is important in making sure you don’t get sick of 

Ottolenghi’s Seeded Chicken Schnitzel

Ottolenghi’s Seeded Chicken Schnitzel

Crusted Seeded chicken schnitzel is the stuff that dreams are made of and on a constant rotation in our house! If you are not familiar with schnitzel, it is less fancy than it sounds and is basically a cut of meat pounded thin, breaded and 

Grilled Flank Steak with Salsa Criolla

Grilled Flank Steak with Salsa Criolla

Grilled flank steak with salsa criolla is a delicious grilled meat dish that is so full of flavor and really easy to make. The criolla sauce is so amazing and tasty. If you like to grill steaks with just salt and pepper, the criolla sauce 

Pepper Steak

Pepper Steak

Pepper Steak is one of my all time favorite dishes from my childhood. It is one of those classic dishes that people have been making for years and there are so many variations of it. My favorite version is definitely this recipe which has all 

Spaghetti with Pork Bolognese Sauce

Spaghetti with Pork Bolognese Sauce

Spaghetti with pork bolognese has to be one of the all time most comforting foods. It reminds me of Sunday suppers growing up in a large Italian family where everyone would gather at my grandmother’s house for dinner. It has wonderful memories and tastes so 

Orecchiette and Broccoli

Orecchiette and Broccoli

Orecchiette and broccoli pasta is a dish that I have been making for my family since my kids were toddlers and it was made for me by my Mom. Orecchiette means little ears in Italian and it makes the perfect shape for holding the olive 

Aged Pizza Dough

Aged Pizza Dough

Homemade Aged Pizza dough is an amazingly easy thing to make at home and it freezes so well. It tastes so much better than just made pizza dough and all you have to do is let it sit. What is the secret to aged pizza