Who doesn’t love a good cup of hot chocolate on a cold day? We do! Over the years we perfected our hot chocolate recipe to be exactly what we wanted; a rich, chocolatey but not too sweet, hot beverage. Most of the packaged varieties just did not have the deep chocolate flavor and were overpowered…
Cranberries and pecans are a few of my favorite flavors for the fall and wintertime. The flavors of sweet, tart, nutty, and earthy are all packed into fluffy cream based scones which, in my opinion, are perfect for any time of the day, not just breakfast or brunch.
One of my favorite fall flavors from my childhood is pumpkin kasha, as we called it. Back then it was a very basic recipe consisting of a large pumpkin, rice, and milk.
No fancy boxed version of chicken stock will compare to homemade. The components are quite simple, organic free-range chicken, herbs, aromatics, and root vegetables.
Homemade biscuits are just the best! The corn in this gluten-free recipe gives the biscuits a pleasant crunch and sweetness.
The first time I made pumpkin pancakes was a few years ago, when fueled by a desire to have our own garden in Southern California, we planted pumpkin seeds that were given to us by a good friend.
As the name suggests, Medovik, or Honey Cake, is made with layer after layer of aromatic honey and cream made with sour cream. The flavors of honey and sour cream are traditional in the Russian food culture and remind many of home.
Rich, indulgent chocolate tarts are irresistible to anyone who loves chocolate. Super smooth, with a deep chocolate flavor and an earthy teff-based crust this chocolate mocha tart will not disappoint.
Lemon Tart is a sophisticated version of lemon pie. The difference is, there is a minimal amount of filling in the tart, just enough to balance the flaky texture of the homemade crust.
The first time I made home-made salsa was when my father-in-law shared his abundant harvest of tomatoes and peppers. Out of sheer desperation, I tried variation upon variation of salsas and discovered that it’s one of my favorite summer foods. Years later, a new wave of experimentation began as I tried salsas with different peppers:…