A great summer dinner, baked Nashville hot chicken is a healthier version of the fried, spicy classic. What’s not to love about tender chicken baked with a crunchy coating and slathered with a buttery, spicy glaze? I like to serve the chicken in a classic Read More..
The Star of Your Menu
Designing a menu isn’t an easy job! There’re several things you need to consider when shortlisting dishes before you land on the perfect combination. Undoubtedly, the most important item on your menu is the main dish you’ll be serving. It’s the star of your meal! Everything else on your menu is based around it.
We’ve all got our go-to main dishes that we love to fall back on when it’s time to invite guests over for dinner. But hey, serving the same meal over and over again can get a little boring, both for you and your dinner guests. You don’t need a complicated dish to up your game! With our easy-to-prepare main dish recipes, you’re in for a treat! Say goodbye to the same old Turkey roast, and say hello to Seared Sea Scallops, Tex-Mex Fajitas, and Shrimp Paella! Check out our food blog for detailed recipes and guidelines.
Do you remember Chi Chi’s restaurant? It was my favorite back in the day and their seafood enchiladas were at the top of my list. Creamy, cheesy, with big chunks of seafood, I still find myself craving these enchiladas. This is my take on Chi Read More..
Fresh pesto sauce is so easy to make, full of cheesy, herbaceous flavor, and so versatile. It also keeps well in your refrigerator or freezer. This pesto is amazing on pasta, of course. But it works wonderfully when spooned over chicken breasts and baked, as Read More..
Let’s talk Italian comfort food. Cavatelli with sausage and broccoli rabe is Sicilian comfort food at its very best. Pair it with a crusty loaf of Italian bread and a delicious Barolo wine and you have one of my favorite meals of all time. I Read More..
Italian Chicken Francese is an elegant Italian dinner option. Battered chicken breasts are pan-fried and then simmered in a buttery, lemon-wine sauce. I like to serve this dish with Spicy Italian Broccoli Rabe, Savory Mushroom Risotto, and a light, Italian Amaretti Peaches for a sweet Read More..
Imagine all the flavors of your favorite spinach artichoke dip wrapped up in pizza crust. Sounds amazing, right? This Spinach Artichoke Crostata does just that and combines the two for a warm, cheesy, and savory dish that’s perfect for a light lunch or dinner. I Read More..
Succulent beef and bacon; tender vegetables; and a rich, hearty gravy, savory Irish beef stew is comfort food at its best and perfect for dinner on a chilly evening. Have you ever had Irish beef stew? Beef, beer, wine, vegetables…do I really have to go Read More..
These roasted vegetable sandwiches are a healthy, vegetarian meal that’s perfect for a Lenten dinner, Meatless Monday, or a picnic lunch. The homemade hoagie dressing adds a ton of flavor. I like to serve the sandwiches with Toasted Israeli Salad, Balsamic Fruit Salad, and Decadent Read More..