Jun 1

I am excited to enter the Kitchen Bootcamp Sauce Challenge with my authentic Mexican salsa recipe  for Salsa Verde which is also known as green sauce.  This sauce isn’t covered in the Professional Cook but my green sauce recipe is so simple and tasty I’m sure you’ll be making it for your family.  It’s similar […]

Oct 19

Inspired by “Just Making Noise”; I decided to enter Foodie Fights.  I knew what I was getting into because for her challenge (which she won!) she had to pair coconut and black beans (Bizarre Love Triangle Brownies – Click for Recipe) talk about requiring creativity! I signed up and was picked! I received the email […]

Apr 17
Pork Chops with Leeks in Mustard Sauce
posted by: dawn in Pork on 04 17th, 2009 | | 2 Comments »

Last night I made this recipe, which is in this month’s Bon Appetit, for Bill and I for dinner and it was amazing. It had the texture of having a lot more richness (meaning fat feel) than was really in the recipe. I think this is because the creme fraiche (I used Sour Cream) goes […]

Feb 26

Yesterday, full of inspiration, hope, and the aroma of my kick-ass (there’s really no other way to say it) Ropa Vieja I decided to start a blog. I’ve been reading lots of blogs and felt I too could inspire and perhaps even help those learning to cook at home. And if not that, maybe I […]