entertaining Recipes Index

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

Chipotle Pork Carnitas

~ Chipotle Beer Braised Pork Carnitas ~ Carnitas are perfect weekend food. Festive and fun to … Continue reading

Gratineed Clams with Spinach, Cheese and Crispy Lamb

~ Gratinéed Clams with Spinach, Cheese and Crispy Lamb ~ It’s the final challenge of the Lambs … Continue reading

Smoked Trout Pate

~ Smoked Trout, Toasted Almonds, Chives, Pumpernickel ~ Smoked Trout Pâté is the ideal recipe to … Continue reading

Gløgg – Mulled Spiced Wine

Gløgg Hot, spiced and boosted with wine and spirits, gløgg is an elixir worthy of the … Continue reading