Chicken and Waffles

Chicken and Waffles I suppose that now that I am living in the South, I needed to create a few Southern Recipes…be sure to check out my recipe for Fried Green Tomatoes with Pimento Cheese [...]

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 [...]

Manhattan Clam Chowder

Manhattan Clam Chowder I have had a number of people ask me for a recipe for Manhattan Clam Chowder. I did a sort of take on my New England Clam Chowder…click here for recipe…you [...]

Buffalo Chicken Wings

Buffalo Chicken Wings I am very particular when it comes to Buffalo Chicken Wings…I love them super crispy and full of flavor. There are definitely a few places around Charlotte that are no [...]

Crispy Fried Calamari

Crispy Fried Calamari Crispy Fried Calamari…by far one of my favorite appetizers to try when I am dining out. I just love when it comes to the table crispy on the outside and tender on the [...]

Candied Bacon

Candied Bacon I have been making this Candied Bacon for years. It still wows a crowd. This is more of a “how to” than a recipe. I have tried several techniques over the years and [...]

Bacon Wrapped Scallops

Bacon Wrapped Scallops Scallops and Bacon…Two fabulous ingredients that marry so nicely together. Here’s my take on the traditional recipe for Bacon Wrapped Scallops. My version [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]