Roasted Garlic, Peppers, & Cheese Stuffed Challah Bread

Alright, this has been something that I have been making for friends and family for a little while now and I think it is finally time for me to share it with you. The challah dough itself is a recipe I took from Adeena Sussman’s Sababa cookbook. It is perfection, so I do not strayContinue reading “Roasted Garlic, Peppers, & Cheese Stuffed Challah Bread”

Throw-It-All-In Shakshuka

Shakshuka is one of my favorite dishes to make when I have veggies or eggs that I need to use up soon. This time the item I needed to get rid of was potatoes. Which yes, I could have gone the mashed potatoes route but I was CRAVING shakshuka so I decided to go aContinue reading “Throw-It-All-In Shakshuka”

Mango-Lime Pavlova

I was first introduced to the New Zealand dish a while back when watching one of Ina Garten’s shows on the Food Network. Which afterwards I made once and then forgot about them for quite a while. That is, until quarantine.  I was looking for a little inspiration when I came across @farahazureenalmedwahi on InstagramContinue reading “Mango-Lime Pavlova”

Sweet and Spicy Tomatillo Salsa

Tool Kit: 2 heads of garlic 2 jalapenos (or more if you’d like) 9-12 tomatillos 13-15 cherry tomatoes 2 tablespoons of sugar (may need more or less depending on how acidic your batch is) Salt & pepper Olive oil A Few Notes This is messy if you do not use foil. I usually use aContinue reading “Sweet and Spicy Tomatillo Salsa”

Blueberry Pop Tarts

Tool Kit: Blueberry Syrup (see my previous post) Pie Dough The zest and juice of one lemon 5 tablespoons of powdered sugar 1 egg A splash of water Let’s Do This!! First roll out your choice of pie dough and use a round cookie cutter to cut out perfect circles. Next, Take a spoonful ofContinue reading “Blueberry Pop Tarts”

Whole Roasted Chicken & Basically Gravy Potatoes

Tool Kit: Your largest cast iron skillet A digital meat thermometer  Preferably one that you can tell it what temperature to go off at One whole chicken  One whole head of garlic  One medium yellow onion quartered One blood orange quartered  Thyme Rosemary 6 tablespoons of butter Roughly 20 idaho red potatoes quartered A FewContinue reading “Whole Roasted Chicken & Basically Gravy Potatoes”

Blueberry Syrup

Tool Kit: 1 Cup sugar 1 cup blueberries The zest and juice of one lemon Let’s Do This!! Put all of the ingredients into your favorite sauce pan or enamel cast iron pot and put it on medium low heat. Stir every couple of minutes to ensure everything gets dissolved evenly. Once it starts toContinue reading “Blueberry Syrup”

Mini Baked Alaskas

Tool Kit: 4 mini bowls Plastic wrap Patience Ice cream French meringue (see my french meringue recipe)  Strawberry Cake (see my strawberry cake recipe) A Few Notes: Okay so I want the record to show that I was beyond excited to make these. They feel like the ultimate fanciness level you can achieve as aContinue reading “Mini Baked Alaskas”