Vanilla Soy Flan

Vanilla Soy Flan with Butterscotch Sauce Recipe

This Vanilla Soy Flan was very easy to make and tasted delicious!  Flan may be prepared in a large flan dish or in individual ramekins.  In Mexico, flans are usually … Continued

Ensalada de Colores

Vegetable Salad Recipe – Ensalada de Colores

Ensalada De Colores This colorful salad delivers a wonderful punch of flavor.  The salad can be made a day ahead and chilled to serve the next day.  We love it … Continued

Vegetarian Taco Casserole

Vegetarian Tamale Casserole Recipe

This Vegetarian Tamale Casserole is a very hearty and substantial casserole that will appeal to all vegetarians and non-vegetarians, as it is tasty, satisfying, and filling.  It is one of … Continued

Vermont Maple Salad Dressing Recipe

  Vermont Maple Salad Dressing is a wonderful tasting salad dressing!   In fact, Maple Salad Dressing is one of my family’s favorite dressings and sure to become one of … Continued

Walleye Sandwich

Walleye Sandwich History and Recipe

They call it a fever and it strikes the strongest of fishermen every spring from April through July during spawning season in the Great Lakes region.  The cure is simple … Continued

Watermelon Agua Fresca

Watermelon Agua Fresca Recipe

This wonderful Watermelon Agua Fresca drink is a light-bodied fruit water that is combined with sweetener and water.  Watermelon agua fresca makes a great alternative to iced tea or lemonade.  I also love the … Continued

West Coast Clam Chowder History

West Coast Clam Chowder History

  History of West Coast Clam Chowder: West Coast Clam Chowder (California, Oregon and Washington), milk or cream is the key to outstanding clam chowder.  The debate among cooks is … Continued

West Coast Clam Chowder

West Coast Clam Chowder Recipe

West Coast Clam Chowder For our family, Grandma’s clam chowder is traditional to serve on Christmas Eve every year.  My grandchildren insist that it be served.  One year I decided … Continued

Shoofly Pie

Wet Bottom Shoofly Pie Recipe

 Amish Pie Recipe The origin of the name Shoofly pie and Wet-Bottom Shoofly Pie Pie has been debated for years and will probably never ultimately be solved.  The most logical … Continued

White Chocolate Bread Pudding

White Chocolate Bread Pudding Recipe

White Chocolate Bread Pudding recipe is an incredibly rich and delicious dessert.  This bread pudding is so soft and so moist that it kind of taste like a tres leches cake.  White Chocolate Bread … Continued

Whoopie Pie

Whoopie Pie History and Recipes

Whoopie pies are considered a New England phenomenon and a Pennsylvania Amish tradition.  They have also been known as a “gobs” in Western Pennsylvania (see Gob History below). They are … Continued

Wild Game Recipes

Game Meat Recipes: Best game recipes that include elk, venison, and mincemeat recipes.  This collection is not large, but it contains the best game meat recipes.  Learn to make “real” … Continued

Wild Rice Burger

Wild Rice Burger Recipe

This meat-free Wild Rice Burger is a wonderful healthy alternative to beef in a hamburger.  Wild rice is a very healthy grain and makes a substantial base for a vegetarian … Continued

Yucatan Pork Tenderloin with Peach-Avocado Salsa Recipe

    Yucatan Pork Tenderloin with Peach-Avocado Salsa recipe and comments were shared with me by my friend, Karen Calanchini of Redding, CA. Karen says, “This recipe is from our … Continued