Green Tomatillo Shakshuka Recipe

Green Tomatillo Shakshuka

This verdant twist on shakshuka features green tomatillos (instead of red tomatoes as per the original) and plenty of fresh green herbs. It’s not shakshuka: it’s SHREK-shuka. The recipe is very similar to the...

Pear Manhattan Cocktail Recipe

Pear Manhattan

Spritz in the summer, Manhattans in the winter… that’s pretty much Taylor’s cocktail game as of late. Once he finds something he likes he tends to stick with it… until he finds something else,...

Ultimate Chocolate Cake with Fudge Frosting

Ultimate Chocolate Cake with Fudge Frosting

Sometimes you just want a plain-ass chocolate cake. And sometimes sometimes is actually all the time if you happen to be Taylor. And I realized, while I’ve got recipes for Red Wine Chocolate Cake...

Pantry Essentials: Ingredients for a Well-Stocked Kitchen

Pantry Essentials: Ingredients For a Well-Stocked Kitchen

So, we’ve talked about Kitchen Essentials and we’ve talked Baking Essentials, which focused on the tools and equipment that make a kitchen both functional and practical. Now let’s turn our focus to the pantry:...

Blue Moon Milk Recipe

Blue Moon Milk

Moon milk might seem like a new trend sweeping the Internets, but it’s actually an age-old Ayurvedic remedy for sleeplessness. Curl up with this warm, caffeine-free beverage before bed and fall into a peaceful...

Pretty sidewalk flowers, Columbus, Ohio

Food Explorations in Columbus, Ohio

When you think of “Food Destinations” in the US… Columbus, Ohio isn’t necessarily the first city that comes to mind. In fact, it’s probably not the 19th or even 20th… I’m here to change...

Dark Chocolate Ganache Truffles with Black Sesame

Black Sesame Truffles

Since our trip to Japan I’ve been seriously obsessed with black sesame desserts. So don’t be surprised if this is the first of many sweet sesame recipes. You probably think of sesame as a...

Flaky Pie Crust Crackers Recipes with 3 Delicious Flavor Variations!

Flaky Pie Crust Crackers: 3 Ways

I mentioned in my Chicken Pot Pie Soup recipe earlier this week that, when it comes to pot pie, the crust is honestly the best part (I’m sure you don’t disagree). And since a...

Creamy Chicken Pot Pie Soup Recipe served with Pie Crust Crackers

Creamy Chicken Pot Pie Soup

Imagine your favorite chicken pot pie: creamy, rich, and chock full of cubed chicken breast, tender potatoes, carrots and green peas. Now imagine it out of the ramekin and in a soup bowl, slightly...

Spicy Squid Ink Fettuccine with Shrimp and Chorizo Recipe

Spicy Squid Ink Fettuccine with Shrimp and Chorizo

You’re probably wondering what we did with that dramatically colored squid ink fettuccine we made earlier this week… Well, this is it. Since the squid ink pasta has a mild brininess to it (it...

Homemade Squid Ink Pasta Recipe

Homemade Squid Ink Pasta

Homemade pasta is something I’m going to try to do more of in 2018. It’s really not all that hard and, even when you’re just making plain pasta, the result is so worth the...

Homemade Elderberry Syrup Recipe for Canning

Homemade Elderberry Syrup

Seeing as we’re in the midst of cold and flu season, I figured it was perfect time to break out the pound of frozen elderberries I had stashed in the freezer (leftover from my...