Appetizers

Zucchini Fritters

Still wondering what to do with all of that end of the summer zucchini? These simple and tasty zucchini fritters...

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Spanish Tortilla

Tapas are usually served as appetizers in bars and cafes across Spain. Spanish tortilla, a popular tapa made with eggs,...

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Grilled Octopus

My first introduction to octopus, octopus that was full flavored, not too chewy, and actually appealed to me, was in...

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Gazpacho

Gazpacho is a cold Spanish soup made of raw finely chopped vegetables. This cool and refreshing soup can be served...

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Whipped Ricotta with Honey

If you are looking for another quick and easy recipe to add to your summer appetizer repertoire, you are in...

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Ceviche with pink grapefruit from Hartwood

This is my rendition of ceviche I had when I visited Hartwood Restaurant in Tulum in the magical Yucatan Peninsula....

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Tomato Galette

This tomato galette is the perfect summer appetizer or lunch! The free form tart is overflowing with the goodness and...

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Basil Mayonnaise

If you always been intimidated by making your own mayonnaise, fear not, this fail proof recipe for mayonnaise in a...

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Mahogany Chicken Wings

Wings!!! Any way you cook them, chicken wings are a crowd pleaser. They are great to serve for a meal...

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Falafel

Falafel is a popular Middle Eastern “fast food” made of a mixture of chickpeas, fresh herbs, and spices that are...

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Crawfish Bread

This crawfish bread is a crowd favorite. The perfect use for a bag of crawfish tails or those leftover tails...

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Crawfish Pies

It’s crawfish season which means crawfish pies (and crawfish everything)! Crawfish tails are about as inexpensive as you will ever...

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