entertaining Recipes Index

Cranberry Pear Galette

I am not a patient baker. My desserts tend to be “rustic” which, in my case, … Continue reading

Chipotle Braised Short Ribs

I won’t lie: These ribs take two days to make. Now, before you click away from … Continue reading

potato poppers tastefoodCheddar and Horseradish Potato Poppers

I was tempted to give you a recipe for a deflated cheese soufflé for the upcoming … Continue reading

Healthy Holiday Appetizers: Smoked Salmon Kale Wraps

Here is a healthy gluten-free appetizer that’s perfect for holiday entertaining . I can’t get enough of … Continue reading

Tomato Bruschetta

Posted by Lynda Balslev When I make tomato bruschetta, my family always says, “Summer food!” And so it … Continue reading

Salmon Tartine tfHealthy Holiday Appetizers: Warm Smoked Salmon and Kale Crostini

~ Warm Smoked Salmon, Kale, Lemon, Capers, Parsley ~ During the holiday season, it’s nice to have … Continue reading

Roasted Butternut Squash (or Pumpkin) Soup

Butternut Squash, Apples, Cider, Spice  There is something magical about roasted butternut squash. Its orange flesh … Continue reading

Figs and Brie

Figgy cheese – or would that be cheesy figs? Simplicity combined with fresh ingredients is the … Continue reading

Shrimp and Cheese Nachos

Now, shush. I gave you lentils in my last post. Now you will get nachos. C’mon. … Continue reading

Heirloom Tomato and Mozzarella Tartare with Balsamic Syrup

Taking its cue from Insalata Caprese, the magical trio of tomato, mozzarella and basil gets dressed … Continue reading