Main Dishes

Chicken Marsala for a Quick, Easy Weeknight Dinner


Duck Breast with Grand Marnier Sauce

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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…



Summer Ceviche

Ceviche with Avocado and Tomato Broth Serves 4, approximately 1          pound white fish halibut, red snapper, sole, 2         teaspoons mild or hot pepper 2          tablespoons cilantro, minced 1          tablespoon shallot,…

Potato and Ham Quiche

Ingredients Crust 1 1⁄4 cups flour 1 teaspoon salt 1 stick butter, cut into pieces 2 – 3 tablespoons ice water Filling 1⁄4 cup finely diced ham 2 -3 Yukon…