Crab and Corn Chowder

Crab and Corn Chowder This rainy, cold weather in Charlotte had me thinking about creating a recipe for Crab and Corn Chowder. I just love the sweet flavor from the corn and crab paired with the [...]

Guacamole

Guacamole I have been trying to eat an avocado a day…so today, I decided to have my avocado as Guacamole! Super fresh ingredients make all the difference and my addition of just a touch of [...]

Baked Potatoes

Baked Potatoes Does anyone really “bake” potatoes at home anymore? Yes…I understand it may be a bit time consuming…but you will definitely appreciate the difference in [...]

Italian Sausage and Beans

Italian Sausage and Beans A few years ago I was watching an episode of Extra Virgin on the Cooking Channel and came across this recipe…I fell in love immediately! I think I may have [...]

Crab Stuffed Mushrooms

Crab Stuffed Mushrooms Searching for one incredible appetizer? Look no further…my recipe for Crab Stuffed Mushrooms is here and it is amazing! I use the finest quality premium claw meat [...]

White Chicken Chili

White Chicken Chili Looking for the ultimate in comfort food? This recipe for White Chicken Chili is by far one of my favorites. It is actually my spin on McCormick’s recipe. It is super [...]

Clams Oreganata

Clams Oreganata As I was searching for ideas for my Feast of the Seven Fishes blog, I came across several recipes for Clams Oreganata. Honestly, this is the first time I ever heard of [...]

Fried Smelt Fish

Fried Smelt Fish As a child, I remember my Mother making Fried Smelt Fish every Christmas Eve. It was one of my favorites. I also remember helping her in the kitchen to clean and dress them. [...]

Feast of the Seven Fishes

Feast of the Seven Fishes The Feast of the Seven Fishes is an Italian-American tradition. I grew up Roman Catholic. My Mother followed the tradition of abstaining from eating meat on Christmas [...]

Shrimp Scampi

Shrimp Scampi I’m taking it back old school with this recipe for Shrimp Scampi. Serve with or without pasta…you decide. I love recipes that are quick and easy and can feed a lot of [...]