Recipes by category

Appetizers

Mixed Greens with Pears, Bacon, Gruyère, and Warm Mustard Vinaigrette - September 11, 2023
Latin-Inspired Caprese Salad - July 7, 2023
Tomato Soup - January 6, 2023
Bacon, Caramelized Onion, and Thyme Pie - November 7, 2022
Five-Spice Crab and Shrimp Cocktails - May 9, 2022
Spring Vegetable and Prosciutto Tart - April 14, 2022
Smoked Salmon Salad on Toasts - December 30, 2016
Simply Good Summer Tomato Salsa - August 26, 2016
Baked Chèvre with Herbes de Provence Breadcrumbs - May 18, 2016
Marinated Olives with Citrus and Garlic - November 9, 2015
Classic Ham and Cheese Pockets - August 13, 2015
Grilled Salad with Romaine, Peppers, Feta, and Cilantro - May 26, 2015
Chilled Cucumber and Avocado Soup with Crab - February 4, 2015
Easy Artichoke Soup with Spring Herbs and Yogurt - February 4, 2015
Simple, Satisfying Minestrone Soup - February 4, 2015
Tortilla Soup - February 4, 2015
Persimmon, Pomegranate, and Pistachio Salad - February 4, 2015
Melon and Chile Salad with Lime - February 4, 2015
Summer Farro Salad - February 4, 2015
Mushroom Sherry Soup - February 4, 2015
Herbed Pumpkin Risotto with Aged Balsamic - February 4, 2015
Fettuccine Carbonara with Broccolini - February 4, 2015
Ham and Brie Baguettes - February 4, 2015
Figs, Goat Cheese, and Mixed Greens with Candied Pecans - February 4, 2015

Baking

Ginger Orange Scones - March 11, 2024
Lemon Bars with Cardamom - February 6, 2023
Gingerbread Scones - December 2, 2022
Basic Pastry Dough - November 7, 2022
Chocolate Muffins - February 10, 2021
Holiday Cranberry Orange Granola - December 8, 2020
Hearty Whole Wheat Walnut Bread - December 6, 2018
Cherry Almond Granola - February 4, 2015

Breads & Quickbreads

Ginger Orange Scones - March 11, 2024
Gingerbread Scones - December 2, 2022
Chocolate Muffins - February 10, 2021
Banana Walnut Muffins - January 20, 2020
Hearty Whole Wheat Walnut Bread - December 6, 2018
Raspberry Vanilla Bean Scones - June 28, 2016
Maple Oat Pecan Scones - April 30, 2015
Strawberry Rosemary Muffins - February 4, 2015
Homemade Focaccia Bread - February 4, 2015
Rustic Gruyère Chive Scones - February 4, 2015

Breakfast & Brunch

Ginger Orange Scones - March 11, 2024
Gingerbread Scones - December 2, 2022
Bacon, Caramelized Onion, and Thyme Pie - November 7, 2022
Chocolate Muffins - February 10, 2021
Holiday Cranberry Orange Granola - December 8, 2020
Banana Walnut Muffins - January 20, 2020
Raspberry Vanilla Bean Scones - June 28, 2016
Chilaquiles - December 14, 2015
Maple Oat Pecan Scones - April 30, 2015
Strawberry Rosemary Muffins - February 4, 2015
Cherry Almond Granola - February 4, 2015
Rustic Gruyère Chive Scones - February 4, 2015

Cabernet Sauvignon

Lamburgers with Basil and Blue Cheese Dressing - July 21, 2018
Steaks with Lemon-Thyme Butter - August 23, 2017
Wine-Simmered Beef Stew with Carrots, Mushrooms, and Sweet Onions - February 1, 2016
Grilled Sausages, Peppers, and Onions with Dijon Sour Cream - February 4, 2015

Chardonnay

Grilled Pork Chops with Cherry Tomatoes, Goat Cheese, and Arugula - May 4, 2024
Pasta with Blue Cheese, Spinach, and Walnuts - April 6, 2024
Chicken Saltimbocca - October 9, 2023
Coriander and Fennel Seed Spatchcocked Chicken with Cucumber Yogurt Sauce - May 6, 2023
Scallop Scampi with Spring Onions and Orzo - April 8, 2023
Bacon, Caramelized Onion, and Thyme Pie - November 7, 2022
Spring Chicken and Rice Stovetop Casserole - March 7, 2022
Dungeness Crab Louis - January 9, 2021
Classic Roast Chicken with Roast Potatoes - September 10, 2020
Grilled Chicken with Marinated Peppers - July 15, 2019
Crème Fraîche Fettuccine Alfredo with Peas - November 10, 2016
Marinated Olives with Citrus and Garlic - November 9, 2015
Ham and Brie Baguettes - February 4, 2015

Chocolate

Rocky Road Ice Cream - August 7, 2023
Mexican Chocolate Butter Cookies - July 15, 2023
Bay-Infused Chocolate Pot de Crème - February 8, 2022
Chocolate Muffins - February 10, 2021
Hazelnut, Milk Chocolate, and Cherry Icebox Cookies - December 6, 2017
Easy, Inspired Truffles - February 4, 2015
Mexican Chocolate and Cherry Brownies - February 4, 2015
Mexican Chocolate Granita - February 4, 2015
The World’s Best Chocolate Chip Cookies - February 4, 2015
Bittersweet Chocolate Bark with Candied Ginger and Mixed Nuts - February 4, 2015

Cocktails and Beverages

Hibiscus Sangria Cocktail or Mocktail - July 11, 2022
Smell the Roses Cosmo - November 24, 2021
Rosemary Meyer Lemon Drop - February 4, 2015
Strawberry Vodka and Tonic - February 4, 2015
New-Fangled Old-Fashioned - February 4, 2015
Apple-Cucumber-Lime Agua Fresca - February 3, 2014

Cookbook

Five-Spice Crab and Shrimp Cocktails - May 9, 2022
Pan-Seared Rosemary Rainbow Trout with Cherry Tomato Relish - May 5, 2021
Cashew Chicken Stir-Fry - April 9, 2021
Honey-Mustard Pork Tenderloin with Roasted Carrots and Parsnips - November 2, 2020
Classic Roast Chicken with Roast Potatoes - September 10, 2020
Grilled Chicken with Marinated Peppers - July 15, 2019
Smoked Salmon Salad on Toasts - December 30, 2016
Baked Chèvre with Herbes de Provence Breadcrumbs - May 18, 2016
Spinach Salad with Chicken, Strawberries, Blue Cheese, and Almonds - February 4, 2015
Spice-Rubbed Pork Chops with Grilled Tomato Sauce - February 4, 2015
Pizza with Salami, Mozzarella, and Fresh Herbs - February 4, 2015
Chunky Beef and Syrah Chili - February 4, 2015
Grilled Sausages, Peppers, and Onions with Dijon Sour Cream - February 4, 2015

Cooking Classes

Cooking the books

Wild Rice, Pear, and Roasted Sweet Potato Salad with Walnuts - November 3, 2015
Classic Ham and Cheese Pockets - August 13, 2015
Grilled King Salmon with English Peas and Mint - February 4, 2015
Strawberry, Meyer Lemon, and Buttermilk Ice Cream - February 4, 2015
PB&J Ice Cream Sandwiches:
Peanut Butter Ice Cream on Toast with Berry “Jam”
- February 4, 2015

Cooking Tips and Techniques

Basic Pastry Dough - November 7, 2022
Simple Herby Dry-Brined Turkey - November 10, 2021
Pan-Roasted Salmon with Cilantro-Scallion Salsa - June 11, 2020
Simply Good Summer Tomato Salsa - August 26, 2016
Grilled King Salmon with English Peas and Mint - February 4, 2015
Summer Potato Salad with Green Beans, Corn, Lemon, and Olive Oil - February 4, 2015

Dessert

Maple Brown Sugar Butter Cookies - February 4, 2024
Rocky Road Ice Cream - August 7, 2023
Mexican Chocolate Butter Cookies - July 15, 2023
Lemon Poppyseed Butter Cookies - June 9, 2023
Almond Five-Spice Butter Cookies - June 9, 2023
Lemon Bars with Cardamom - February 6, 2023
Basic Pastry Dough - November 7, 2022
Sparkling Wine Floats with Apricot-Vanilla Sauce - June 6, 2022
Bay-Infused Chocolate Pot de Crème - February 8, 2022
Salted Cherry Almond Oatmeal Cookies - May 7, 2018
Hazelnut, Milk Chocolate, and Cherry Icebox Cookies - December 6, 2017
Apple-licious Crostata - November 1, 2017
Fresh Fruit Parfaits with Raw Sugar and Whipped Crème Fraiche - July 26, 2017
Easy Orange Marmalade Bars - January 6, 2016
Pumpkin Pie with Gingered Whipped Cream - November 20, 2015
Nectarine Almond Rosé Crumble - July 23, 2015
Strawberry Sponge Cake - February 4, 2015
Icy-Cool Wine Slushes - February 4, 2015
Easy, Inspired Truffles - February 4, 2015
Mexican Chocolate and Cherry Brownies - February 4, 2015
Basic Butter Cookies - February 4, 2015
Lavender Butter Cookies - February 4, 2015
Berry Sorbet - February 4, 2015
Mexican Chocolate Granita - February 4, 2015
Peach Galettes - February 4, 2015
Orange Creamsicle Floats with Sparkling Wine - February 4, 2015
Basic Ice Cream - February 4, 2015
Cherry Ice Cream with Chocolate Chips - February 4, 2015
Basic Fruit Ice Cream - February 4, 2015
Buttery, Sweet, Bright, Thoroughly Delicious Plum Cake - February 4, 2015
Pumpkin Spice Sandwich Cookies with Cream Cheese Frosting Filling - February 4, 2015
The World’s Best Chocolate Chip Cookies - February 4, 2015
Strawberry, Meyer Lemon, and Buttermilk Ice Cream - February 4, 2015
PB&J Ice Cream Sandwiches:
Peanut Butter Ice Cream on Toast with Berry “Jam”
- February 4, 2015
Nana’s Honey Cake - February 4, 2015
Bittersweet Chocolate Bark with Candied Ginger and Mixed Nuts - February 4, 2015

Entrees

Grilled Pork Chops with Cherry Tomatoes, Goat Cheese, and Arugula - May 4, 2024
Pasta with Blue Cheese, Spinach, and Walnuts - April 6, 2024
Seafood and Andouille Jambalaya - January 8, 2024
Chicken Saltimbocca - October 9, 2023
Skirt Steak with Chimichurri - June 6, 2023
Coriander and Fennel Seed Spatchcocked Chicken with Cucumber Yogurt Sauce - May 6, 2023
Scallop Scampi with Spring Onions and Orzo - April 8, 2023
Bacon, Caramelized Onion, and Thyme Pie - November 7, 2022
Pan-Seared Steaks with Boursin (and Merlot Pan Sauce, if you choose) - September 12, 2022
Spring Vegetable and Prosciutto Tart - April 14, 2022
Spring Chicken and Rice Stovetop Casserole - March 7, 2022
Roasted Root Vegetable Salad with Arugula, Walnuts, and Blue Cheese - January 6, 2022
Simple Herby Dry-Brined Turkey - November 10, 2021
Chicken Stew with Potatoes, Carrots, and Peas - October 9, 2021
Tomato and Peach Salad with Feta and White Balsamic - July 13, 2021
Pan-Seared Rosemary Rainbow Trout with Cherry Tomato Relish - May 5, 2021
Cashew Chicken Stir-Fry - April 9, 2021
Spice-Braised Brisket with Shallots and Tangerines - March 8, 2021
Dungeness Crab Louis - January 9, 2021
Honey-Mustard Pork Tenderloin with Roasted Carrots and Parsnips - November 2, 2020
Classic Roast Chicken with Roast Potatoes - September 10, 2020
Chicken with Lemon-Lime, Corn, and Jalapeno Relish - August 13, 2020
Pan-Roasted Salmon with Cilantro-Scallion Salsa - June 11, 2020
Pomegranate Rack of Lamb with Garlic and Rosemary - February 1, 2020
Grilled Chicken with Marinated Peppers - July 15, 2019
Chicken Paillards with Asparagus, Lemon, and Garlic - March 28, 2019
Speedy Tomato Sauce - February 15, 2019
Lamburgers with Basil and Blue Cheese Dressing - July 21, 2018
Lemon- and Prosciutto-Stuffed Pork Loin - March 21, 2018
Sesame-Hoisin Pork Tenderloin and Carrots - February 12, 2018
Colorful Vegetable and Lentil Soup - September 21, 2017
Cornmeal-Crusted Petrale with Tomato-Tarragon Relish - September 9, 2017
Steaks with Lemon-Thyme Butter - August 23, 2017
Crème Fraîche Fettuccine Alfredo with Peas - November 10, 2016
Corn and Crab Cakes with Cilantro and Lime Sour Cream - September 28, 2016
Grilled Chicken with Sundried Tomato, Blue Cheese, and Rosemary Butter - July 27, 2016
Spice-Rubbed Steaks with Grilled Gazpacho Sauce - June 16, 2016
Halibut with Green Olive Salsa Verde, Arugula, and Lentils - April 28, 2016
Lemon-Garlic Lamb Chops with Minted Couscous - April 3, 2016
Wine-Simmered Beef Stew with Carrots, Mushrooms, and Sweet Onions - February 1, 2016
Chilaquiles - December 14, 2015
Wild Rice, Pear, and Roasted Sweet Potato Salad with Walnuts - November 3, 2015
Dill-Poached Salmon with Herbed Yogurt Sauce - October 10, 2015
Classic Ham and Cheese Pockets - August 13, 2015
Grilled Salad with Romaine, Peppers, Feta, and Cilantro - May 26, 2015
Carrot Risotto with Scallions - April 8, 2015
Fillet of Sole with Lemon-Wine Pan Sauce - February 24, 2015
Chicken Posole Verde - February 5, 2015
Simple, Satisfying Minestrone Soup - February 4, 2015
Tortilla Soup - February 4, 2015
Summer Farro Salad - February 4, 2015
Salmon Caesar Salad - February 4, 2015
Classic Cobb Salad - February 4, 2015
Spinach Salad with Chicken, Strawberries, Blue Cheese, and Almonds - February 4, 2015
Herbed Pumpkin Risotto with Aged Balsamic - February 4, 2015
Orange Chicken Stir-Fry with Rice Noodles - February 4, 2015
Yogurt Chicken with Chutney Yogurt Sauce - February 4, 2015
Sierra Chicken Stew - February 4, 2015
Fettuccine Carbonara with Broccolini - February 4, 2015
Sautéed Chicken with Parsnip, Apple, and Sherry Pan Sauce - February 4, 2015
Ham and Brie Baguettes - February 4, 2015
Grilled King Salmon with English Peas and Mint - February 4, 2015
Chili-Rubbed Pork Chops with Grilled Pineapple Salsa - February 4, 2015
Spice-Rubbed Pork Chops with Grilled Tomato Sauce - February 4, 2015
Pizza with Salami, Mozzarella, and Fresh Herbs - February 4, 2015
Chunky Beef and Syrah Chili - February 4, 2015
Grilled Sausages, Peppers, and Onions with Dijon Sour Cream - February 4, 2015

Fall

Pasta with Blue Cheese, Spinach, and Walnuts - April 6, 2024
Apple and Parmesan Dressing - October 30, 2023
Chicken Saltimbocca - October 9, 2023
Mixed Greens with Pears, Bacon, Gruyère, and Warm Mustard Vinaigrette - September 11, 2023
Coriander and Fennel Seed Spatchcocked Chicken with Cucumber Yogurt Sauce - May 6, 2023
Tomato Soup - January 6, 2023
Spinach Salad with Cranberries and Pecans - September 20, 2022
Roasted Root Vegetable Salad with Arugula, Walnuts, and Blue Cheese - January 6, 2022
Simple Herby Dry-Brined Turkey - November 10, 2021
Chicken Stew with Potatoes, Carrots, and Peas - October 9, 2021
Honey-Mustard Pork Tenderloin with Roasted Carrots and Parsnips - November 2, 2020
Classic Roast Chicken with Roast Potatoes - September 10, 2020
Pomegranate Rack of Lamb with Garlic and Rosemary - February 1, 2020
Lemon- and Prosciutto-Stuffed Pork Loin - March 21, 2018
Sesame-Hoisin Pork Tenderloin and Carrots - February 12, 2018
Apple-licious Crostata - November 1, 2017
Halibut with Green Olive Salsa Verde, Arugula, and Lentils - April 28, 2016
Roasted Brussels Sprouts and Potatoes with Lemon and Rosemary - January 20, 2016
Pumpkin Pie with Gingered Whipped Cream - November 20, 2015
Marinated Olives with Citrus and Garlic - November 9, 2015
Wild Rice, Pear, and Roasted Sweet Potato Salad with Walnuts - November 3, 2015
Chicken Soup with Rice - February 4, 2015
Simple, Satisfying Minestrone Soup - February 4, 2015
Tortilla Soup - February 4, 2015
Persimmon, Pomegranate, and Pistachio Salad - February 4, 2015
Mushroom Sherry Soup - February 4, 2015
Cranberry and Apple Sauce - February 4, 2015
Herbed Pumpkin Risotto with Aged Balsamic - February 4, 2015
Sierra Chicken Stew - February 4, 2015
Fettuccine Carbonara with Broccolini - February 4, 2015
Sautéed Chicken with Parsnip, Apple, and Sherry Pan Sauce - February 4, 2015
Chunky Beef and Syrah Chili - February 4, 2015
Figs, Goat Cheese, and Mixed Greens with Candied Pecans - February 4, 2015
Pumpkin Spice Sandwich Cookies with Cream Cheese Frosting Filling - February 4, 2015
Nana’s Honey Cake - February 4, 2015
Pickled Green Tomatoes - February 4, 2015
Revolutionary Cranberry and Horseradish Relish - February 4, 2015
New-Fangled Old-Fashioned - February 4, 2015
Apple-Cucumber-Lime Agua Fresca - February 3, 2014

Food and Wine Pairing

Grilled Pork Chops with Cherry Tomatoes, Goat Cheese, and Arugula - May 4, 2024
Pasta with Blue Cheese, Spinach, and Walnuts - April 6, 2024
Seafood and Andouille Jambalaya - January 8, 2024
Chicken Saltimbocca - October 9, 2023
Coriander and Fennel Seed Spatchcocked Chicken with Cucumber Yogurt Sauce - May 6, 2023
Scallop Scampi with Spring Onions and Orzo - April 8, 2023
Bacon, Caramelized Onion, and Thyme Pie - November 7, 2022
Pan-Seared Steaks with Boursin (and Merlot Pan Sauce, if you choose) - September 12, 2022
Five-Spice Crab and Shrimp Cocktails - May 9, 2022
Spring Vegetable and Prosciutto Tart - April 14, 2022
Spring Chicken and Rice Stovetop Casserole - March 7, 2022
Pan-Seared Rosemary Rainbow Trout with Cherry Tomato Relish - May 5, 2021
Cashew Chicken Stir-Fry - April 9, 2021
Dungeness Crab Louis - January 9, 2021
Honey-Mustard Pork Tenderloin with Roasted Carrots and Parsnips - November 2, 2020
Classic Roast Chicken with Roast Potatoes - September 10, 2020
Chicken with Lemon-Lime, Corn, and Jalapeno Relish - August 13, 2020
Pomegranate Rack of Lamb with Garlic and Rosemary - February 1, 2020
Grilled Chicken with Marinated Peppers - July 15, 2019
Chicken Paillards with Asparagus, Lemon, and Garlic - March 28, 2019
Speedy Tomato Sauce - February 15, 2019
Lamburgers with Basil and Blue Cheese Dressing - July 21, 2018
Lemon- and Prosciutto-Stuffed Pork Loin - March 21, 2018
Sesame-Hoisin Pork Tenderloin and Carrots - February 12, 2018
Cornmeal-Crusted Petrale with Tomato-Tarragon Relish - September 9, 2017
Steaks with Lemon-Thyme Butter - August 23, 2017
Smoked Salmon Salad on Toasts - December 30, 2016
Crème Fraîche Fettuccine Alfredo with Peas - November 10, 2016
Spice-Rubbed Steaks with Grilled Gazpacho Sauce - June 16, 2016
Baked Chèvre with Herbes de Provence Breadcrumbs - May 18, 2016
Wine-Simmered Beef Stew with Carrots, Mushrooms, and Sweet Onions - February 1, 2016
Marinated Olives with Citrus and Garlic - November 9, 2015
Fillet of Sole with Lemon-Wine Pan Sauce - February 24, 2015
Classic Cobb Salad - February 4, 2015
Mushroom Sherry Soup - February 4, 2015
Spinach Salad with Chicken, Strawberries, Blue Cheese, and Almonds - February 4, 2015
Yogurt Chicken with Chutney Yogurt Sauce - February 4, 2015
Ham and Brie Baguettes - February 4, 2015
Spice-Rubbed Pork Chops with Grilled Tomato Sauce - February 4, 2015
Pizza with Salami, Mozzarella, and Fresh Herbs - February 4, 2015
Chunky Beef and Syrah Chili - February 4, 2015
Grilled Sausages, Peppers, and Onions with Dijon Sour Cream - February 4, 2015
Figs, Goat Cheese, and Mixed Greens with Candied Pecans - February 4, 2015

Gewürztraminer

Cashew Chicken Stir-Fry - April 9, 2021
Yogurt Chicken with Chutney Yogurt Sauce - February 4, 2015

Grilling

Grilled Pork Chops with Cherry Tomatoes, Goat Cheese, and Arugula - May 4, 2024
Grilled Chicken with Marinated Peppers - July 15, 2019
Lamburgers with Basil and Blue Cheese Dressing - July 21, 2018
Steaks with Lemon-Thyme Butter - August 23, 2017
Grilled Chicken with Sundried Tomato, Blue Cheese, and Rosemary Butter - July 27, 2016
Spice-Rubbed Steaks with Grilled Gazpacho Sauce - June 16, 2016
Grilled Salad with Romaine, Peppers, Feta, and Cilantro - May 26, 2015
Grilled King Salmon with English Peas and Mint - February 4, 2015
Chili-Rubbed Pork Chops with Grilled Pineapple Salsa - February 4, 2015
Grilled Sausages, Peppers, and Onions with Dijon Sour Cream - February 4, 2015

Grilling

Grilled Pork Chops with Cherry Tomatoes, Goat Cheese, and Arugula - May 4, 2024
Grilled Chicken with Marinated Peppers - July 15, 2019
Lamburgers with Basil and Blue Cheese Dressing - July 21, 2018
Steaks with Lemon-Thyme Butter - August 23, 2017
Grilled Chicken with Sundried Tomato, Blue Cheese, and Rosemary Butter - July 27, 2016
Spice-Rubbed Steaks with Grilled Gazpacho Sauce - June 16, 2016
Smoky Cajun-Inspired Spice Rub - May 26, 2016
Grilled Salad with Romaine, Peppers, Feta, and Cilantro - May 26, 2015
Spice-Rubbed Pork Chops with Grilled Tomato Sauce - February 4, 2015

Holidays

Apple and Parmesan Dressing - October 30, 2023
Gingerbread Scones - December 2, 2022
Bay-Infused Chocolate Pot de Crème - February 8, 2022
Simple Herby Dry-Brined Turkey - November 10, 2021
Spice-Braised Brisket with Shallots and Tangerines - March 8, 2021
Holiday Cranberry Orange Granola - December 8, 2020
Pomegranate Rack of Lamb with Garlic and Rosemary - February 1, 2020
Hazelnut, Milk Chocolate, and Cherry Icebox Cookies - December 6, 2017
Smoked Salmon Salad on Toasts - December 30, 2016
Pumpkin Pie with Gingered Whipped Cream - November 20, 2015
Marinated Olives with Citrus and Garlic - November 9, 2015
Persimmon, Pomegranate, and Pistachio Salad - February 4, 2015
Cranberry and Apple Sauce - February 4, 2015
Strawberry Sponge Cake - February 4, 2015
Easy, Inspired Truffles - February 4, 2015
Pumpkin Spice Sandwich Cookies with Cream Cheese Frosting Filling - February 4, 2015
Bittersweet Chocolate Bark with Candied Ginger and Mixed Nuts - February 4, 2015
Revolutionary Cranberry and Horseradish Relish - February 4, 2015

Inspiration

Love and Appreciation

Merlot

Pan-Seared Steaks with Boursin (and Merlot Pan Sauce, if you choose) - September 12, 2022
Lamburgers with Basil and Blue Cheese Dressing - July 21, 2018
Steaks with Lemon-Thyme Butter - August 23, 2017
Wine-Simmered Beef Stew with Carrots, Mushrooms, and Sweet Onions - February 1, 2016

Other

Basic Pastry Dough - November 7, 2022
Holiday Cranberry Orange Granola - December 8, 2020
Smoky Cajun-Inspired Spice Rub - May 26, 2016
Cranberry and Apple Sauce - February 4, 2015
Basil Pesto - February 4, 2015
Cherry Almond Granola - February 4, 2015
Meyer Lemon Mayonnaise - February 4, 2015
Pickled Green Tomatoes - February 4, 2015
Oven-Dried Tomatoes - February 4, 2015

Pinot Grigio

Coriander and Fennel Seed Spatchcocked Chicken with Cucumber Yogurt Sauce - May 6, 2023
Spring Vegetable and Prosciutto Tart - April 14, 2022
Pan-Seared Rosemary Rainbow Trout with Cherry Tomato Relish - May 5, 2021
Honey-Mustard Pork Tenderloin with Roasted Carrots and Parsnips - November 2, 2020
Chicken Paillards with Asparagus, Lemon, and Garlic - March 28, 2019
Lemon- and Prosciutto-Stuffed Pork Loin - March 21, 2018
Cornmeal-Crusted Petrale with Tomato-Tarragon Relish - September 9, 2017
Baked Chèvre with Herbes de Provence Breadcrumbs - May 18, 2016
Classic Cobb Salad - February 4, 2015

Pinot Noir

Grilled Pork Chops with Cherry Tomatoes, Goat Cheese, and Arugula - May 4, 2024
Mushroom Sherry Soup - February 4, 2015

Projects

Basil Pesto - February 4, 2015

Rants

Raves

Recipe Testing

Recipes

Grilled Pork Chops with Cherry Tomatoes, Goat Cheese, and Arugula - May 4, 2024
Pasta with Blue Cheese, Spinach, and Walnuts - April 6, 2024
Ginger Orange Scones - March 11, 2024
Roasted Cauliflower and Shallots with Oregano and Lemon - February 5, 2024
Maple Brown Sugar Butter Cookies - February 4, 2024
Seafood and Andouille Jambalaya - January 8, 2024
Apple and Parmesan Dressing - October 30, 2023
Chicken Saltimbocca - October 9, 2023
Mixed Greens with Pears, Bacon, Gruyère, and Warm Mustard Vinaigrette - September 11, 2023
Rocky Road Ice Cream - August 7, 2023
Mexican Chocolate Butter Cookies - July 15, 2023
Latin-Inspired Caprese Salad - July 7, 2023
Lemon Poppyseed Butter Cookies - June 9, 2023
Almond Five-Spice Butter Cookies - June 9, 2023
Skirt Steak with Chimichurri - June 6, 2023
Coriander and Fennel Seed Spatchcocked Chicken with Cucumber Yogurt Sauce - May 6, 2023
Scallop Scampi with Spring Onions and Orzo - April 8, 2023
Lemon Bars with Cardamom - February 6, 2023
Tomato Soup - January 6, 2023
Gingerbread Scones - December 2, 2022
Bacon, Caramelized Onion, and Thyme Pie - November 7, 2022
Basic Pastry Dough - November 7, 2022
Spinach Salad with Cranberries and Pecans - September 20, 2022
Pan-Seared Steaks with Boursin (and Merlot Pan Sauce, if you choose) - September 12, 2022
Hibiscus Sangria Cocktail or Mocktail - July 11, 2022
Sparkling Wine Floats with Apricot-Vanilla Sauce - June 6, 2022
Five-Spice Crab and Shrimp Cocktails - May 9, 2022
Spring Vegetable and Prosciutto Tart - April 14, 2022
Spring Chicken and Rice Stovetop Casserole - March 7, 2022
Bay-Infused Chocolate Pot de Crème - February 8, 2022
Roasted Root Vegetable Salad with Arugula, Walnuts, and Blue Cheese - January 6, 2022
Smell the Roses Cosmo - November 24, 2021
Simple Herby Dry-Brined Turkey - November 10, 2021
Chicken Stew with Potatoes, Carrots, and Peas - October 9, 2021
Tomato and Peach Salad with Feta and White Balsamic - July 13, 2021
Pan-Seared Rosemary Rainbow Trout with Cherry Tomato Relish - May 5, 2021
Cashew Chicken Stir-Fry - April 9, 2021
Spice-Braised Brisket with Shallots and Tangerines - March 8, 2021
Chocolate Muffins - February 10, 2021
Dungeness Crab Louis - January 9, 2021
Holiday Cranberry Orange Granola - December 8, 2020
Honey-Mustard Pork Tenderloin with Roasted Carrots and Parsnips - November 2, 2020
Classic Roast Chicken with Roast Potatoes - September 10, 2020
Chicken with Lemon-Lime, Corn, and Jalapeno Relish - August 13, 2020
Pan-Roasted Salmon with Cilantro-Scallion Salsa - June 11, 2020
Cumin-Roasted Potatoes - March 10, 2020
Pomegranate Rack of Lamb with Garlic and Rosemary - February 1, 2020
Banana Walnut Muffins - January 20, 2020
Grilled Chicken with Marinated Peppers - July 15, 2019
Chicken Paillards with Asparagus, Lemon, and Garlic - March 28, 2019
Speedy Tomato Sauce - February 15, 2019
Hearty Whole Wheat Walnut Bread - December 6, 2018
Lamburgers with Basil and Blue Cheese Dressing - July 21, 2018
Salted Cherry Almond Oatmeal Cookies - May 7, 2018
Lemon- and Prosciutto-Stuffed Pork Loin - March 21, 2018
Sesame-Hoisin Pork Tenderloin and Carrots - February 12, 2018
Hazelnut, Milk Chocolate, and Cherry Icebox Cookies - December 6, 2017
Apple-licious Crostata - November 1, 2017
Colorful Vegetable and Lentil Soup - September 21, 2017
Cornmeal-Crusted Petrale with Tomato-Tarragon Relish - September 9, 2017
Steaks with Lemon-Thyme Butter - August 23, 2017
Doug’s Dijon Dressing - August 8, 2017
Fresh Fruit Parfaits with Raw Sugar and Whipped Crème Fraiche - July 26, 2017
Smoked Salmon Salad on Toasts - December 30, 2016
Crème Fraîche Fettuccine Alfredo with Peas - November 10, 2016
Corn and Crab Cakes with Cilantro and Lime Sour Cream - September 28, 2016
Simply Good Summer Tomato Salsa - August 26, 2016
Grilled Chicken with Sundried Tomato, Blue Cheese, and Rosemary Butter - July 27, 2016
Raspberry Vanilla Bean Scones - June 28, 2016
Spice-Rubbed Steaks with Grilled Gazpacho Sauce - June 16, 2016
Smoky Cajun-Inspired Spice Rub - May 26, 2016
Baked Chèvre with Herbes de Provence Breadcrumbs - May 18, 2016
Halibut with Green Olive Salsa Verde, Arugula, and Lentils - April 28, 2016
Lemon-Garlic Lamb Chops with Minted Couscous - April 3, 2016
Wine-Simmered Beef Stew with Carrots, Mushrooms, and Sweet Onions - February 1, 2016
Roasted Brussels Sprouts and Potatoes with Lemon and Rosemary - January 20, 2016
Easy Orange Marmalade Bars - January 6, 2016
Chilaquiles - December 14, 2015
Pumpkin Pie with Gingered Whipped Cream - November 20, 2015
Marinated Olives with Citrus and Garlic - November 9, 2015
Wild Rice, Pear, and Roasted Sweet Potato Salad with Walnuts - November 3, 2015
Dill-Poached Salmon with Herbed Yogurt Sauce - October 10, 2015
Classic Ham and Cheese Pockets - August 13, 2015
Nectarine Almond Rosé Crumble - July 23, 2015
Grilled Salad with Romaine, Peppers, Feta, and Cilantro - May 26, 2015
Maple Oat Pecan Scones - April 30, 2015
Carrot Risotto with Scallions - April 8, 2015
Fillet of Sole with Lemon-Wine Pan Sauce - February 24, 2015
Chicken Posole Verde - February 5, 2015
Strawberry Rosemary Muffins - February 4, 2015
Chicken Soup with Rice - February 4, 2015
Homemade Focaccia Bread - February 4, 2015
Chilled Cucumber and Avocado Soup with Crab - February 4, 2015
Easy Artichoke Soup with Spring Herbs and Yogurt - February 4, 2015
Simple, Satisfying Minestrone Soup - February 4, 2015
Tortilla Soup - February 4, 2015
Persimmon, Pomegranate, and Pistachio Salad - February 4, 2015
Melon and Chile Salad with Lime - February 4, 2015
Summer Farro Salad - February 4, 2015
Salmon Caesar Salad - February 4, 2015
Classic Cobb Salad - February 4, 2015
Mushroom Sherry Soup - February 4, 2015
Spinach Salad with Chicken, Strawberries, Blue Cheese, and Almonds - February 4, 2015
Cranberry and Apple Sauce - February 4, 2015
Herbed Pumpkin Risotto with Aged Balsamic - February 4, 2015
Orange Chicken Stir-Fry with Rice Noodles - February 4, 2015
Yogurt Chicken with Chutney Yogurt Sauce - February 4, 2015
Sierra Chicken Stew - February 4, 2015
Fettuccine Carbonara with Broccolini - February 4, 2015
Sautéed Chicken with Parsnip, Apple, and Sherry Pan Sauce - February 4, 2015
Ham and Brie Baguettes - February 4, 2015
Strawberry Sponge Cake - February 4, 2015
Grilled King Salmon with English Peas and Mint - February 4, 2015
Icy-Cool Wine Slushes - February 4, 2015
Chili-Rubbed Pork Chops with Grilled Pineapple Salsa - February 4, 2015
Spice-Rubbed Pork Chops with Grilled Tomato Sauce - February 4, 2015
Pizza with Salami, Mozzarella, and Fresh Herbs - February 4, 2015
Chunky Beef and Syrah Chili - February 4, 2015
Easy, Inspired Truffles - February 4, 2015
Mexican Chocolate and Cherry Brownies - February 4, 2015
Basic Butter Cookies - February 4, 2015
Lavender Butter Cookies - February 4, 2015
Berry Sorbet - February 4, 2015
Mexican Chocolate Granita - February 4, 2015
Orange Creamsicle Floats with Sparkling Wine - February 4, 2015
Peach Galettes - February 4, 2015
Basic Ice Cream - February 4, 2015
Basic Fruit Ice Cream - February 4, 2015
Cherry Ice Cream with Chocolate Chips - February 4, 2015
Basil Pesto - February 4, 2015
Grilled Sausages, Peppers, and Onions with Dijon Sour Cream - February 4, 2015
Cherry Almond Granola - February 4, 2015
Summer Potato Salad with Green Beans, Corn, Lemon, and Olive Oil - February 4, 2015
Buttery, Sweet, Bright, Thoroughly Delicious Plum Cake - February 4, 2015
Figs, Goat Cheese, and Mixed Greens with Candied Pecans - February 4, 2015
Pumpkin Spice Sandwich Cookies with Cream Cheese Frosting Filling - February 4, 2015
The World’s Best Chocolate Chip Cookies - February 4, 2015
Strawberry, Meyer Lemon, and Buttermilk Ice Cream - February 4, 2015
PB&J Ice Cream Sandwiches:
Peanut Butter Ice Cream on Toast with Berry “Jam”
- February 4, 2015
Nana’s Honey Cake - February 4, 2015
Bittersweet Chocolate Bark with Candied Ginger and Mixed Nuts - February 4, 2015
Meyer Lemon Mayonnaise - February 4, 2015
Pickled Green Tomatoes - February 4, 2015
Oven-Dried Tomatoes - February 4, 2015
Revolutionary Cranberry and Horseradish Relish - February 4, 2015
Rosemary Meyer Lemon Drop - February 4, 2015
Strawberry Vodka and Tonic - February 4, 2015
Rustic Gruyère Chive Scones - February 4, 2015
New-Fangled Old-Fashioned - February 4, 2015
Apple-Cucumber-Lime Agua Fresca - February 3, 2014

Riesling

Seafood and Andouille Jambalaya - January 8, 2024
Coriander and Fennel Seed Spatchcocked Chicken with Cucumber Yogurt Sauce - May 6, 2023
Sesame-Hoisin Pork Tenderloin and Carrots - February 12, 2018
Ham and Brie Baguettes - February 4, 2015

Rosé

Chicken with Lemon-Lime, Corn, and Jalapeno Relish - August 13, 2020
Spinach Salad with Chicken, Strawberries, Blue Cheese, and Almonds - February 4, 2015
Figs, Goat Cheese, and Mixed Greens with Candied Pecans - February 4, 2015

Salads

Mixed Greens with Pears, Bacon, Gruyère, and Warm Mustard Vinaigrette - September 11, 2023
Latin-Inspired Caprese Salad - July 7, 2023
Spinach Salad with Cranberries and Pecans - September 20, 2022
Roasted Root Vegetable Salad with Arugula, Walnuts, and Blue Cheese - January 6, 2022
Tomato and Peach Salad with Feta and White Balsamic - July 13, 2021
Dungeness Crab Louis - January 9, 2021
Doug’s Dijon Dressing - August 8, 2017
Baked Chèvre with Herbes de Provence Breadcrumbs - May 18, 2016
Wild Rice, Pear, and Roasted Sweet Potato Salad with Walnuts - November 3, 2015
Grilled Salad with Romaine, Peppers, Feta, and Cilantro - May 26, 2015
Persimmon, Pomegranate, and Pistachio Salad - February 4, 2015
Melon and Chile Salad with Lime - February 4, 2015
Summer Farro Salad - February 4, 2015
Salmon Caesar Salad - February 4, 2015
Classic Cobb Salad - February 4, 2015
Spinach Salad with Chicken, Strawberries, Blue Cheese, and Almonds - February 4, 2015
Summer Potato Salad with Green Beans, Corn, Lemon, and Olive Oil - February 4, 2015
Figs, Goat Cheese, and Mixed Greens with Candied Pecans - February 4, 2015

Sauces and Condiments

Skirt Steak with Chimichurri - June 6, 2023
Chicken with Lemon-Lime, Corn, and Jalapeno Relish - August 13, 2020
Speedy Tomato Sauce - February 15, 2019
Doug’s Dijon Dressing - August 8, 2017
Simply Good Summer Tomato Salsa - August 26, 2016
Smoky Cajun-Inspired Spice Rub - May 26, 2016
Marinated Olives with Citrus and Garlic - November 9, 2015
Cranberry and Apple Sauce - February 4, 2015
Basil Pesto - February 4, 2015
Meyer Lemon Mayonnaise - February 4, 2015
Pickled Green Tomatoes - February 4, 2015
Revolutionary Cranberry and Horseradish Relish - February 4, 2015

Sauvignon Blanc

Spring Vegetable and Prosciutto Tart - April 14, 2022
Smoked Salmon Salad on Toasts - December 30, 2016
Baked Chèvre with Herbes de Provence Breadcrumbs - May 18, 2016
Fillet of Sole with Lemon-Wine Pan Sauce - February 24, 2015
Ham and Brie Baguettes - February 4, 2015

Seasonal cooking

Grilled Pork Chops with Cherry Tomatoes, Goat Cheese, and Arugula - May 4, 2024
Pasta with Blue Cheese, Spinach, and Walnuts - April 6, 2024
Roasted Cauliflower and Shallots with Oregano and Lemon - February 5, 2024
Apple and Parmesan Dressing - October 30, 2023
Chicken Saltimbocca - October 9, 2023
Mixed Greens with Pears, Bacon, Gruyère, and Warm Mustard Vinaigrette - September 11, 2023
Rocky Road Ice Cream - August 7, 2023
Latin-Inspired Caprese Salad - July 7, 2023
Coriander and Fennel Seed Spatchcocked Chicken with Cucumber Yogurt Sauce - May 6, 2023
Scallop Scampi with Spring Onions and Orzo - April 8, 2023
Lemon Bars with Cardamom - February 6, 2023
Tomato Soup - January 6, 2023
Gingerbread Scones - December 2, 2022
Spinach Salad with Cranberries and Pecans - September 20, 2022
Hibiscus Sangria Cocktail or Mocktail - July 11, 2022
Sparkling Wine Floats with Apricot-Vanilla Sauce - June 6, 2022
Spring Vegetable and Prosciutto Tart - April 14, 2022
Spring Chicken and Rice Stovetop Casserole - March 7, 2022
Bay-Infused Chocolate Pot de Crème - February 8, 2022
Roasted Root Vegetable Salad with Arugula, Walnuts, and Blue Cheese - January 6, 2022
Simple Herby Dry-Brined Turkey - November 10, 2021
Chicken Stew with Potatoes, Carrots, and Peas - October 9, 2021