New York Egg Cream Recipe and History

  This old-time New York thirst-quencher is sweet and full of fizz.  Despite its name, the egg cream contains neither eggs nor cream.  In the beginning, it was a soda … Continued

Garbage Plate

Nick Tahou Garbage Plate History

Garbage Plate – Nick Tahou Hots   Rochester, New York, is known for this unusual dish. The Garbage Plate was created at Nick Tahou Hots’ fast-food restaurant more than fifty … Continued

Blackberry Freezer Jam

No Cook Freezer Blackberry Jam Recipe

    With the bounty of fresh blackberry season, my daughters made some wonderful no-cook freezer blackberry jam after spending an afternoon picking berries.  Freezer blackberry jam is easy to … Continued

Pig PIckin on the BBQ

North Carolina Pig Pickin Recipe

  Any month of the year or any occasion is good for a Pig Pickin’ in North Carolina.  Unlike other food preparation in the South, which is usually dominated by … Continued

Crab Cakes with Orange Dill Sauce

Northwest Mini Crab Cakes with Orange Dill Sauce Recipe

  These fresh and light Northwest Mini Crab Cakes with Orange Sauce are not only delectable but easy to make and would make an ideal starter course . Every bit as … Continued

Northwest Salmon Quiche Recipe

Northwest Salmon Quiche is a great way to use your leftover cooked salmon, plus it is delicious and goes together in a matter of minutes.  It is very easy to … Continued

Nun’s Sighs

Nun’s Sighs Recipe

Suspiros de Monja Nun’s Sighs (Suspiros de Monja) are a typical Spanish pastry that is golden and crispy on the outside and rich and creamy on the inside.  A thick … Continued

Buttermilk Pie

Old Fashioned Buttermilk Pie Recipe

Buttermilk pie is a favorite Thanksgiving dessert staple in Texas.  This is a delicious, old-fashioned Buttermilk Pie using basic ingredients from the pantry.  Most families consider this pie their favorite … Continued

Mashed Potato Candy

Old Fashioned Mashed Potato Candy Recipe

Since this Mashed Potato Candy recipe is an unique and unusual recipe, I thought everyone would enjoy seeing it and perhaps making them.  This is also a great recipe to … Continued

Omelet with Buttermilk

Omelet with Buttermilk, Sun-Dried Tomatoes, and Fresh Salsa Recipe

Omelet with Buttermilk, Sun-Dried Tomatoes, and Fresh Salsa Recipe is great served with an array of seasonal fresh, colorful fruits.  Omelets are so easy to make and can be served … Continued

Oregon Chocolate Hazelnut Torte Recipe

Oregon Chocolate Hazelnut Torte is highly recommended for any event where you want to have a show-stopping dessert.  I was in the mood to give this Oregon Chocolate Hazelnut Torte … Continued

Outdoor Smoked Salmon Dinner

Outdoor Smoked Salmon Dinner – Menus and Recipes

Outdoor Smoked Salmon Dinner Menu & Recipes This Smoked Salmon Dinner menu is the perfect meal to serve for a dinner party on a hot summer evening. Only the Hasselback … Continued

Oven Baked Salmon Recipe

Oven Baked Salmon Recipe is one of the easiest ways of cooking fresh salmon that always turns out perfect every time.  Baking in aluminum foil is particularly recommended for fresh salmon … Continued

Oven Baked Squash

Oven Baked Squash Recipe – Calabaza al Horno

I like this Oven Baked Squash recipe because it incorporates several of my favorite foods, squash, corn, onions and cheese.  It is also a dish that many kids will eat … Continued

Oven Roasted Dungeness Crab

Oven Roasted Dungeness Crab Recipe

Oven Roasted Dungeness Crab is “finger-linkin good!”  This is the absolute best way to enjoy Dungeness Crab.  The buttery sauce that coats the crab meat and the shells of this … Continued