Spring Fling Tour!

Spring Fling Farm, Food and Wine Adventure May 2-4, 2014   One of the joys of being a chef in California is the incredible produce available throughout the year. But…

February Cooking Class-Temecula Olive Oil Tasting Room, Seal Beach

  Cooking Demo with Chef Debbi & Temecula Olive Oil Company,  Seal Beach Tasting Room  February 6th & 20th Thursday 6:30-8:30 Taking Reservations now!   Menu  Spinach Salad with Sweet…

Spring Farm, Food, Wine and Lifestyle Adventures Tour

Spring Tour Highlights May 2-4, 2014   Cambria/Paso Robles   Join me, Chef Debbi and my Debettes  as we explore sensory delights amidst the Central Coast   Taste and Tour…

Growing Asparagus

Growing Asparagus Asparagus is a very hardy, cool-season perennial vegetable, which can produce a spring harvest for 10-20 years! Therefore, it must be planted in a “dedicated bed”. It can…

How To Use Meyer Lemons

    The bright star of the season, Meyer Lemons are the sweetest lemons to use in cooking. Thin-skinned, juicy and brightly colored you can use every part of the…

Cheerios goes non-GMO

    (Photo: Danny Johnston, AP) From Bruce Horowitz, USA Today   Under pressure from consumers and activist groups, General Mills says it will stop using genetically modified ingredients to…

Deb's Kitchen Botanicals

My Botanical Story

My Botanical Story   Deb’s Kitchen Botanicals are created by warm sun, fertile soil, and fresh water combined with a generous appreciation for the healing and health power found in nature.…

How to Make Mashed Potatoes

How to Make  Mashed Potatoes!    (Easy Peasy) 1 medium organic* russet potato person 1 tablespoon Kosher salt 1 -2 tablespoons butter, REAL BUTTER, unsalted 1/2 cup milk (cream if…

Seasonal Appetizers from the Pantry

Join me at The Plant-Stand in Costa Mesa for our last class of the year! We’ll be sharing some tips and tricks for creating great seasonal appetizers from your pantry…

How To Make Gravy

How To Make  Gravy (Easy Peasy)     There are two methods to making a smooth and easy gravy. It’s much easier if you prepare or purchase a good turkey…