eggnog punch

Eggnog Punch Recipe

This Egg Nog Punch adds a fun twist with the sparkle of carbonation to make a traditional holiday drink that everyone will enjoy. The creamy texture sprinkled with nutmeg makes … Continued

Tall glass of date shake topped with whipped cream and cherry

Date Shake History and Recipe

Date Milkshake is a tasty culinary creation, which is commonly made in the date-growing region, near Palm Springs, southern California.  These shakes may sound strange, but date shakes are fabulous!   … Continued

Brie Quesadillas Recipe

Brie Quesadilla Recipe

Brie Quesadilla with a French twist, using a savory Brie cheese – So good!  You ask, what is a Quesadila?  It is a flour or a corn tortilla filled with a … Continued

Baked Truffled Brie

Baked Truffled Brie En Croute Recipe

This Baked Truffled Brie En Croute Recipe makes a beautiful and delicious appetizer to serve at your next get together with family and friends.  Brie en Croute is French for … Continued

Stuffed Grape Leaves

Stuffed Grape Leaves with Gorgonzola Recipe

Greek Dolmades Stuffed Grape Leaves with Gorgonzola recipe is a great appetizer to serve with your favorite wine and cheese!  These dolmades are a tried and true recipe that I have … Continued

Stilton Blue Cheese Relish

Stilton Blue Cheese Relish Recipe

This Stilton Blue Cheese Relish is an excellent relish, or even a salad, served with a smoked pork tenderloin roast.  On it’s own, this Blue Cheese Relish also makes a wonderful … Continued

Roasted Garlic Dipping Sauce

Roasted Garlic Dipping Sauce Recipe

Roasted Garlic Dipping Sauce is perfect for garlic lovers!  When roasted, garlic becomes golden and buttery soft, with a delicate nutty flavor.  Oven roasted garlic is milder than raw garlic … Continued

Pistachio Champagne Cheese Spread

Pistachio Champagne Cheese Spread Recipe

This savory Pistachio Champagne Cheese Spread is delightful and begs to be served on crackers!  It is an appetizer recipe that pairs well with a glass of champagne or your favorite white wine. … Continued

Gorgonzola Stuffed Dates arranged on a glass serving tray

Gorgonzola Stuffed Dates Recipe

Gorgonzola Stuffed Dates are a favorite finger-food appetizer to serve just about anytime you crave them.  Stuffed dates are so easy to make and and are a delicious appetizer that is … Continued

Gorgonzola cheese with Honey

Gorgonzola Cheese with Honey Recipe

Gorgonzola Cheese with Honey is a very simple and utterly spectacular appetizer to serve.  What could be easier to put together than this cheese plate that only needs two ingredients? … Continued

Gorgonzola Cheesecake

Gorgonzola Cheesecake Recipe

Gorgonzola Cheesecake is an excellent and delicious appetizer to serve at your next gathering or special occasion. This is a grown-up version of your typical savory cheesecake.   A very distinctive and … Continued

Sliced Banana Almond Bread Yeast Bread

Almond Banana Bread Recipe

When we think Banana Bread, quick bread comes to mind first.  Try this outstanding Almond Banana bread; it is a Yeast Bread version of banana bread.  The banana makes this … Continued

Gorgonzola and Honey Toast

Gorgonzola Cheese and Honey Toast Recipe

This Gorgonzola Cheese and Honey Toast Recipe is a very simple and elegant Italian appetizer!  Gorgonzola or Blue cheese and honey are a wonderful example of how well the sweet flavor of … Continued

Domain Chandon Cheese Spread

Domain Chandon Cheese Spread Recipe

Domain Chandon Cheese Spread is an easy-to-make outstanding recipe.  I first tasted this excellent appetizer at the Domaine Chandon Winery in Napa Valley during a wine tasting.  It was so … Continued

Blue Cheese Stuffed Mushrooms

Blue Cheese Stuffed Mushrooms Recipe

Blue Cheese Stuffed Mushrooms are so good!  Yummy!  Excellent served as an appetizer and also especially good served with your favorite steak.  It is one of my favorite appetizers to … Continued