Smoked Pork Loin Roast

Smoked Pork Loin

There’s a lot to love about smoked pork loin. It’s a versatile cut that can be seasoned hundreds of different ways, smokes relatively quickly, and looks amazing on the plate.

Sweet Potatoes with Andouille Sausage

Brown Sugar and Maple Syrup Sweet Potatoes with Andouille Sausage

This sweet potato recipe gets its sweetness from the maple syrup that is balanced by the spiciness of the andouille sausage.

Pan Seared Foie Gras Recipe

Seared Foie Gras With Caramelized Figs

This seared foie gras recipe highlights the rich flavors and sublime texture that show why foie gras is one of the most sought after ingredients in the culinary world.

Instant Pot Chicken And Rice

Instant Pot Chicken and Rice

This is the Instant Pot Chicken and Rice recipe to make if you love tender chicken, fluffy rice, and flavors that pop.

Shakshuka recipe

Shakshuka

Shakshuka is a popular breakfast dish in the Middle East that gently poaches eggs in a slightly spicy tomato sauce topped with feta and parsley.

Classic Smoked Salmon Dip

Classic Smoked Salmon Dip

With its rich flavors and creamy texture, this smoked salmon dip recipe hits all the right notes in this classic appetizer.

Tzatziki is a Greek sauce made with yogurt and cucumber

Tzatziki

Tzatziki is a Greek yogurt sauce made with cucumber and garlic. Often used with gyros, this recipe is also wonderful with grilled pita, chicken, or lamb.

Sweet Potato Puree Recipe Featured

Ancho Chili Sweet Potato Puree

Ancho chilies, sweet potatoes, and honey come together to create a sweet potato puree with rich, complex Southwestern flavors. This sweet potato puree recipe is an excellent choice when you’re looking for a side dish with interesting flavors and textures.

Carrot Soup Recipe

Roasted Carrot Soup with Ginger

Carrot soup with ginger is packed full of healthy ingredients that make it a great choice to eat all year long. In this roasted carrot soup recipe, the earthy flavor in the carrots compliments the pugnaciousness of the ginger and…

Caramelized Onion White Bean Dip Recipe

Caramelized Onion White Bean Dip

This creamy white bean dip recipe is a delicious and healthy appetizer with a touch of sweetness from the caramelized onions that is perfect for serving with crackers or vegetables.

Nothing like making sun tea in the snow

At the Bar: Thinking About Spring During the Hard Time

It was a long bitterly cold winter in Minnesota this past year, the kind of winter that makes you think about how you can’t wait for global warming to get here.

Shrimp Cocktail

Tender Shrimp Cocktail

For tender shrimp cocktail that tastes great try slow poaching the shrimp with some lemons and limes.

Fall Apple Crisp

Apple Crisp

Apple crisp has long been one of my family’s traditional fall desserts. This Apple Crisp recipe is a delicious way to use fresh apples in the fall.

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.