Sauces

apple and onion sauce

Posted on Jun 24th, 2014

I usually serve either apple sauce or cranberry sauce with my pork chops because I like a bit of sweetness with them. The last time I made them, I…

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basic cranberry sauce

Posted on Nov 27th, 2013

  Cranberry sauce is one of those items that, while it is super easy to make, I usually end up reaching for the store version of it. There is…

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butter poached salmon and secret sauce

Posted on May 20th, 2014

My late grandfather came to America from Norway in the 1950s with just a pair of skis wrapped in paper. While I'm pretty sure that he actually…

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chicken with wilted basil and savory raspberry coulis

Posted on Jul 29th, 2014

I came up with the idea of this dish while we were out hiking a couple of weeks ago. We came across a patch of wild raspberries, and I decided that I…

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coconut chicken with spicy coconut dipping sauce

Posted on Feb 4th, 2014

I recently was cleaning out my pantry, and came across a can of coconut milk that was about to expire. We usually make coconut shrimp, but I was in…

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gnocchi and peas with a savory bacon sauce

Posted on Aug 28th, 2014

When I make gnocchi with bacon I typically don’t add a sauce because I find that the bacon is flavorful enough on its own. However, this time I was…

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how to: pesto

Posted on Jul 15th, 2014

After the birds stopped using my window boxes as their own personal feeding/nesting boxes, my plants have been doing extremely well. My basil has…

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how to: simple pan gravy

Posted on Nov 14th, 2013

Has anyone else had a huge craving for Thanksgiving food? I blame all of the articles and blog posts on delicious Thanksgiving food. A couple of…

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saffron and shallot hollandaise

Posted on Mar 6th, 2014

When I was in elementary school, my parents were gifted with a crumpet of the month subscription (which was awesome). One month they were sent…

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spicy walnut pesto

Posted on Aug 7th, 2014

Even though I made pesto a couple of weeks ago, my basil plant was in need of another big cut back. After cutting all of the basil for pesto I…

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sweet and salty chive butter

Posted on Jul 24th, 2014

When I lived in New Hampshire I used to go to a restaurant that served this butter along with fresh, hot bread. We soon started recreating it at home…

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