I found myself with a craving for meatballs this weekend, but not just any ordianry meatballs. I wanted something with some flair, with big robust flavours, something a little more exoctic then the tried & true, pasta & meatballs. As I was contemplating my craving when I noticed my Tagine in the pantry and had … Continue reading Moroccan Meatballs in Spicy Tomato sauce.
Looking for a quick & easy Rib recipe that will make you look like a superstar! Well, here you go....oven roasted Greek ribs. Marinated in lemon juice, fresh oregano, fresh thyme, fresh rosemary, garlic, & olive oil and then roasted in the oven. Serve alongside some lemon potatoes and a Greek salad and dinner is … Continue reading Oven Roasted Greek Ribs
Over the years I've come to appreciate a well done slow cooked meal. There's just something about a warm, rich, & hearty meal on a chilly day that feels right. My normal goto for this type of dish is beef short ribs but I recently found myself with a package of stewing beef that I … Continue reading Carbonnade de Boeuf!
Last year when I was flipping through an issue of Bon Appetite magazine, I came across a recipe for Spicy Pork Noodle soup that called for Mustard Greens. The article mentioned that if you couldn't find Mustard Greens, then Kale would do as a substitute. Since I couldn't find Mustard Greens I made the soup … Continue reading Cajun Chicken Kale Caesar Salad…..
Several years back I was out of town on a business trip and was wandering downtown looking for somewhere to go for dinner. I stopped at one particular restaurant and had a quick browse of the menu in the window. Most of the menu was what you would expect but there was one dish listed that … Continue reading It’s Not Take Out, It’s Pad Thai!
It's Friday night, it's been a really long week and your tired. What do you do? Do you fight the crowds and try and go out for dinner? Maybe round up the crew and head out for beers & wings? Perhaps it's a night of cocktails and dancing? Well if your anything like my wife … Continue reading Friday Night Pizza Feast