Meat Pies Recipe – Irish Stout Hand Pies

Want a savory easy meat pie recipe for St. Patrick’s Day? We have the perfect one for you with stout beer!       We came up with a little traditional Irish cuisine for St. Patrick’s Day because we wanted an alternative to corned beef and cabbage. We adapted one of our favorite stews, aRead more

Chocolate Pot de Crème

Chocolate Pot de Creme in glasses, white spoons, slate board with corks in background

A decadent chocolate dessert that is perfect for sharing, or not! This Chocolate Pots de Creme is great for celebrating!     Valentine’s day is one of those days that calls for a bit of romance, and food can be a critical part in setting the stage for romance. In our house, having a romanticRead more

Banana and Nutella Hand Pies Dessert

Nutella Banana Hand Pies on parchment paper

A combination of banana and Nutella dessert in a hand held pie? Yes, please!     These hand pies are sweet little treats that are perfect for a school lunch, a simple dessert or a quick on the go snack.  Combining the rich creamy chocolate flavor of Nutella and banana dessert in a flaky butteryRead more

A New Trend in Coffee – The Cafe Tonic

Coffee and Tonic in a glass coffee mug

An interesting combo of flavors in this coffee and tonic water combo!       When we first read about this combination of coffee and tonic on Tasting Table, we thought it sounded so crazy that we just had to try it, especially when we found out it is a trend that is sweeping theRead more

Canned Biscuit Donuts – A Homemade Breakfast

Biscuit Doughnuts - Homemade from a can

Easy peasy canned biscuit donuts that you can fry at home!     This is a quick recipe that makes some delicious biscuit doughnuts that are a quick and easy way to make something great for breakfast. This recipe has been floating around Pinterest for a while, and with our kids asking for doughnuts forRead more

Affogato Recipe- One of the Italian Coffee Desserts

Want coffee and dessert, all in one? Try this delightful mix of coffee and ice cream in this Affogato!     While we are totally passionate about cocktails, we are also very passionate about coffee! Our favorite way to start the morning and chase away the cobwebs is to start the day with a strongRead more

Bourbon Bacon Jam Recipe

Bacon Bourbon Jam, need I say more?!     Every now and then you run across one of those foods that sticks in your brain because it made such an impression on you.  We recently had a meal where this was served as a spread on a charcuterie plate with slices of toasted artisan bread.Read more

Sugared Cranberries and Cranberry Simple Syrup

Sugared Cranberries in a white bowl, ornaments in back

In our mind, cranberries are the perfect accompaniment to the holidays and Christmas! These Sugared Cranberries are a great snack, a great garnish or a beautiful decoration for your holiday table!     Cranberries always have made an appearance for the holidays in our house. We love using the tart berry in relishes and treatsRead more