Tag: spicy

Five Ingredient Peanut Sauce
Featured Item, Sauce, Sauces, Vegetarian

Five Ingredient Peanut Sauce

Why is peanut sauce so good?? I think you could dip almost anything into it and it would taste like  the best thing you ever ate.  Vietnamese restaurants have the very best peanut sauce too.  It’s always perfectly creamy and spicy with just the right texture. I have tried A […]

Teriyaki Salmon with Pesto Zucchini Noodles
Dinner, Featured Item, Lunch, Main, Seafood, Sides, Vegetables, Vegetarian

Teriyaki Salmon with Pesto Zucchini Noodles

Teriyaki salmon with pesto zucchini noodles is one of my weeknight go to meals.  It’s so quick and easy but tastes amazing and is so good for you.  Watch your local market for when they run sales on the fish and it makes the meal a little sweeter! This homemade […]

Saag Paneer (Tofu)
Dinner, Gluten Free, Lunch, Main, Vegetables, Vegetarian

Saag Paneer (Tofu)

Indian food is probably my very favorite cuisine.  People that know me always joke that I could eat it every day and I think I actually could.  The spices and ingredients come together in such a flavorful and powerful way that the word that comes to mind is nourishing.  Between the […]

Acorn Squash Chicken Chili
Dinner, Lunch, Main, Soup

Acorn Squash Chicken Chili

Two of the foods that most represent autumn to me are chili and squash… so why not combine them!  I was making chicken chili over the weekend and roasting squash for two separate things when this thought came upon me.  But how to incorporate squash that was cooked and not in […]

Date Night Flank Steak
Dinner, Lunch, Main, Meat

Date Night Flank Steak

When cooking to impress, I always lean towards a simple recipe where you can showcase a star ingredient in flavor and in presentation.  For this to work, you need to start with good ingredients since they are few and simple.  The point of the ingredients is to show off the meat, so […]

Sweet Potato Breakfast Hash
Breakfast, Brunch, Dinner, Lunch, Main

Sweet Potato Breakfast Hash

Occasionally, I crave breakfast for dinner…not often and never anything sweet, but something rich and savory.  The buttery yolk of egg, strewn across a warm bowl of veggies sounds just right.  A hash is a perfect last-minute meal because you can always use the last bit of a leftover onion or […]