Category Archives: Starters

Prawn And Sesame Lavash Toasts. New Music From The Mcooleys.

This made me laugh. I have never made a recipe quite like these very elegant and unbelievably delicious Prawn And Sesame Lavash Toasts. The unexpected combination of shrimp, chili pepper, cilantro and zucchini is a real treat. It’s lovely tucked … Continue reading

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Mini Tacos. New Music From Bridie Jackson and The Arbour.

I saw these Mini Tacos on Pinterest, of course. They are the easiest things to make. Just brown some beef with taco seasoning, fill tortilla scoops and top with cheese. Then add your favorite taco garnishes and pop into your … Continue reading

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Smoked Salmon Sushi. New Music From Claire London.

Q: Hear about the new sushi bar that caters exclusively to lawyers? A: It’s called Sosumi. I know. That was really bad. Fortunately, this recipe is really good. Sushi is a bit of a fiddle to make at home. Now … Continue reading

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Cheesy Sriracha Chicken Dip. Hot New Music From Talk In Colour.

As far as hot sauce lovers go, the Sriracha crowd are some of the most ardent. I have some friends who go through a bottle of the stuff each week. That’s a lot of heat! I was lukewarm to Sriracha … Continue reading

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The Cheese Dip. New Music From Dave Hughes And The Renegade Folk Punk Band.

I came across this recipe while surfing around the internet (what else is new?). THE Cheese Dip. What is that all about? It took less than 30 minutes to find out. This might not be The Cheese Dip of your … Continue reading

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Irish Nachos

That’s the caped crusader’s loss. A long while back, Jim at Rochester Plate Sauce, thought it might be fun to come up with a recipe for Irish Nachos. Jim, of course, sells a sauce that captures the flavor of the … Continue reading

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Let’s Go For A Dip…Or Two. Gooey Pizza Dip. Buffalo Dip. Listening To A Movie Soundtrack That Doesn’t Exist.

Does anybody watch The Academy Awards anymore? When I was in my twenties, I was so into movies and the Oscars. I would throw a party every year and give a prize (some tacky, funny figurine) to the guest who … Continue reading

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Doritos Crusted Chicken Strips And Baked Potato Crisps. New Music From EMA.

You know I just live for sillyness like that. And I live for fun, different dinners like this one. I adore those day-glo, super addictive Doritos. Crushed and baked on chicken, they’re a wonderful flavor booster. The Baked Potato Crisps … Continue reading

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Pizzadillas

It’s big game day here in the US of A. Since the Super Bowl ads are always highly anticipated, I thought I would have a look at the ones already posted on YouTube and share one here so we could … Continue reading

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Baked Brie And Sun Dried Tomato Dip

That photo above is what my car looks like today. That is not what my car is supposed to look like any day. Key in ignition produces this message: “STOP. Vehicle Too Low.” Then the husband comes home and informs … Continue reading

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