Tender shrimp cocktail

For Great Shrimp Cocktail Try Poaching

Making shrimp cocktail at home is a lot easier and more affordable than you think. All it takes to make a tender and delicious shrimp cocktail that is full of bright flavors that highlight the shrimp is learning how to…

Timing is everything

Learning Life Lessons from Making Jambalaya

When you’re learning to cook certain dishes are important because they teach you something fundamental. It might be a new technique, a unique ingredient, or something as simple timing.

Roasted bison hanger steak with savory bread pudding

Thinking About Buffalo as an Ingredient

Over the last twenty-five years there has been a lot more interest in bison or buffalo meat, unfortunately for most people, their experience doesn’t go much beyond buffalo burgers. Come along with us as we try out a variety of…

Unroasted Garlic

Three Recipes: The Best Way to Roast Garlic

Something magical happens when you learn how to roast garlic the right way that concentrates the garlic’s flavors while adding some sweetness, and reducing raw garlic’s pungent bite.

Three versions of roast garlic

Roasted Garlic

It only takes a few minutes to roast garlic, and with our Roasted Garlic recipe, you’ll have an easy way to make dishes you already know better.

Burgers coming along nicely

Tips for Tasty, Simple Grilled Burgers

For better burgers make sure to season your meat, understand patty thickness, be able to use your grill, and butter your buns.

Homemade Pizza Dough

Pizza Dough

Making good pizza dough from scratch doesn’t have to be hard. This pizza dough recipe uses semolina flour, olive oil, and a little butter to create a pliable pizza dough that is easy to work with, tastes delicious, and has…

Cast iron makes great pizza

How the Right Dough and Cast Iron Make Delicious Pizza

So often when someone talks about homemade pizza, it conjures up images of soggy crust, bland toppings, and why there are so many frozen pizzas in the grocery store. But it doesn’t have to be that way, all you need…

Everyday Tomato Sauce Recipe

Homemade Tomato Sauce

This versatile homemade tomato sauce recipe takes around 30 minutes to make and is a great starting place for pizza and pasta dishes.

Vinaigrette Salad Dressing

Vinaigrette

It is the simplest thing in the world to make vinaigrette salad dressing. This easy vinaigrette recipe is delicious and a great way to start making homemade salad dressings.

Pie Crust Recipe

Pie Crust

All it takes to make a delicious pie crust is knowing what to look for during mixing. This pie crust recipe is easy to make and works great for pies, quiches, and galettes.

Homemade Turkey Stock

Homemade Turkey Stock

One of the best ways to use a leftover turkey is to make homemade turkey stock. Making your own stock lets you get everything you can from the turkey and helps improve the flavor of soups and stews.

Killer White Recipe

Killer White Rice

This white rice recipe has a couple of twists to create killer white rice with great flavor and texture that keeps your rice from being boring and bland.

Simple syrup

Simple Syrup

Simple syrup is a staple ingredient in many cocktail recipes and is worth keeping on hand if you like mixing cocktails at home.

Taco Meat Featured

Taco Meat

This versatile taco meat recipe is simple to make and can be used in tacos, burritos, nachos, and enchiladas.