• Turkey Neck Gravy

    This turkey neck gravy recipe is a simple way to make gravy when you're grilling or smoking a turkey and don't have any pan drippings.  

  • Mushroom, Onion, and Sage Stuffing

    This mushroom, onion, and sage stuffing recipe is a great companion for roasted or grilled chicken, turkey, and pork dishes.

  • Using fresh herbs creates a more interesting turkey

    A delicious way to cook a turkey is on the grill with fresh herbs.  The secret to grilled turkey is brining it overnight, adding moisture and flavor, and using indirect heat to cook the turkey evenly.


  • Grilled mushrooms are a great addition to summer meals

    What makes this grilled mushrooms recipe so delicious is how the lemon juice adds a hint of acid, brightening up the mushrooms, and how the olive oil helps the fresh rosemary and thyme stick to the mushrooms as they're grilled.

  • Lamb Stew with Great Northern Beans

    Lamb stew with fresh herbs and white beans is a dish full of delicious flavors that has the right combination of fresh and hearty to work anytime of year.

    What makes this lamb stew recipe so delicious is the interesting flavors from the coriander and how the seasoned flour helps the lamb stay tender, while creating a thick, rich stew.

  • Roasted Carrots with Rosemary and Fennel

    Roasting carrots with rosemary, thyme, and fennel is a great way to compliment the carrots' earthy goodness and create a healthy, delicious dish.  

  • Celery-Thyme Tequila Sparkler

    Think that tequila and sparkling wine is a strange combination? Think again. This bubbly cocktail combines tequila, celery, herbs, and sparkling wine for a drink that’s perfect for bringing a little something extra to special occasions and the holidays.

  • I love the crisp top of the bread toasted in the oven

    This stuffing recipe combines sweet and savory with just the right balance to pair well with the other Thanksgiving dishes. 

    Baked stuffing is my favorite part of Thanksgiving dinner. While technically it’s no longer “stuffing”, I love the crisp top of the bread toasted in the oven with the creamy, bread pudding like interior. However, if you’re an actual stuffing person, this recipe could be baked inside the turkey rather than in a separate dish.

  • Herb Risotto with Rosemary and Thyme

    Herb Risotto with Rosemary and Thyme uses fresh herbs and goat cheese to create a creamy and delicious risotto.  

    What makes this risotto recipe work is how the combination of fresh herbs and different types of cheese add all sorts of interesting textures and flavors to a dish that is great on its own or as something special to build a meal around. 

  • Eating a well roasted chicken is one life's simple pleasures

    Fresh rosemary and thyme mixed with garlic and a little olive oil bring this succulent roast chicken to life.  Eating a well roasted chicken is one of life's simple pleasures and is a lot easier to make than you might think.