Main Dishes

Lemon Roasted Chicken

This is by far my favorite dish with hints of Meyer lemon and sea salt and I like to add some roasted baby potatoes to the pan to soak up…

Seafood Grill Packets

  Seafood Grill Packets 12        littlenecks or cherrystones clams 12        uncooked medium shrimp in shells 12        sea scallops 4          ears fresh sweet corn, husks removed, cleaned, cut into fourths 2         …

Fettuccine with Fresh Spring Peas & Pancetta


Chicken Marsala for a Quick, Easy Weeknight Dinner


Duck Breast with Grand Marnier Sauce

    Photo: Chef Jon

Santa Maria Style BBQ

Santa Maria style bbq tri tip is traditionally made with a simple rub and grilled over hard wood, sliced thin and served with salsa, pinquinto beans and tortillas. You can…

Hot Weather Dinner

There is nothing like summers sweet corn on the cob. The tables at the farmers market this weekend were loaded with all kinds of corn and great prices make you…

Easy Pizza Margherita


Braised Short Ribs


Marcella Hazan’s Tomato Sauce


Pan-Seared Scallops with Champagne Grapes and Almonds

Drunken Corned Beef

The Irish in All of Us Not all corned beef recipes are created equal. We’ve all had ‘just’ corned beef and we’ve all had ‘ok’ corned beef. But how many…