Fully Loaded Stuffed Peppers

Today the hubster requested to have Stuff Peppers done my way. This coming from a guy that can really throw down in the kitchen, and loves to make these himself, I was so honored. His version of this scrumptious dish is quite simple: Peppers stuffed with ground meat, rice, lots of onions and seasoning. And it […]

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Vegetable Lo Mein Made Easy

When I lived in Atlanta, Georgia, there was this little Chinese restaurant a street over from where I lived that served the best Shrimp and Vegetable Lo Mein (with no MSG of course) I have ever had. I barely went a week without stopping in for my fill of this Asian deliciousness. Since moving to […]

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Mini Roasted Potato Stacks

Hey guys! Here is one of my go to sides for a get together with family and friends. Its one of those dishes you can have for brunch, lunch or even a fancy dinner party. Living in Germany I have definitely found a new appreciation for potatoes. Potatoes are a staple in the German diet. My in-laws […]

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Spicy Caribbean Style Mango Chutney!

Who says that you have to wait until summer to enjoy summer treats. After all, its summer somewhere. And not to mention, that is always feels like summertime in the Caribbean. The Grills are always lite, seems that someone is always having a picnic by the seaside and the barbeques can be smelt a mile […]

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Sweet Spicy Shrimp & Vegetable Stir-Fry

I love Asian food. There is something to be said of how they manage to marry flavors together with the results being a party in your mouth. Like Caribbean food, there are so many layers of flavor incorporated into a single dish. It is never just savory or sweet, but a combination that is tangy and delicious. There is […]

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Shrimp Tartar w/Avocado & Quinoa

It’s Finally Friday Folks! This little piece of work will sure to delight. I have a friend coming over today for some chit-chat and thought it would be nice to whip up something quick. Nothing fancy, just a light lunch. Salad would definitely seem like the easiest way to go, but I was craving seafood as […]

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Crunchy Jalapeno Poppers

I was feeling a bit bored. So I looked in the pantry to see what I can whip up real quick. Came across these Jalapeno Peppers and figured why not make some Poppers. This recipe is pretty basic and will satisfy the craving for something crunchy. There was no need for a special trip to the grocery […]

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Cauliflower Aloo Gobi

Cauliflower is one of those underrated vegetables hiding in the shadows. It is a super power food that is low in calories and loaded with vitamins and minerals.  It has a neutral flavor which is perfect for this recipe. This wonderful spicy side dish has oodles of charm and its quite favorable. There is nothing like a healthy side that is a hassle […]

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Pear Tart w/ Almond Frangipane

Spring makes me feel all happy inside. All I can think about are warm pies and brightly colored fruits. Looking out the window yesterday, I was inspired by the yellow tulips to make something cheerful.  And thought, hmm how about a tart! Tarts are always fun to make. Although the process can seem a bit time consuming, the delicate […]

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Tenderloin w/Celery Puree Crust

  I’ve found that the most juicy tender cuts of meat are the boneless ones. In my house there is no bias. But for this recipe, having a boneless cut not only helps the meat to cook evenly, but also gives a perfect succulent finish. Delicious steaks can be cooked perfect even on a stovetop. With a few perfectly placed ingredients, you […]

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Garlic Herb Prawns with Black Rice

So today I decided to put a little lunch together for myself. Something that I like. Seeing that I am the only one in my house that enjoys seafood and peculiar looking rice, I decided to prepare a black rice with herb seasoned prawns (shrimps) and savor the moment before my crew get in. Its pretty […]

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