Monthly Archives: October 2017

Chocolate Bourbon-Spiked Banana Bread. New Music From Jared Saltiel.

I always put chocolate chips in my banana bread, but it never occurred to me to add some booze. A hit of bourbon gives this impossibly moist bread a fun flavor boost. It’s the ultimate comfort food with an extra … Continue reading

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Gin Alexander Cocktail. New Music From Passed Out.

With equal parts gin, crème de cacao and cream, the Gin Alexander Cocktail couldn’t be easier to shake together. A sweet hint of chocolate and fragrant gin make for a smooth, heady drink. The nutmeg is a nice touch. Gin … Continue reading

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Salted Caramel Nuts. New Music From Jack Woodward.

Anything that gets the salted caramel treatment is usually a winner. Take these Salted Caramel Nuts, for example. Crunchy, salty and sweet, they make a fabulous snack. Warning…they are super addictive! Salted Caramel Nuts Ingredients: 1 cup each whole roasted … Continue reading

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Raspberry Pomegranate Layered Pavlova. New Music From Minor Birds.

Here’s a dessert that will make anyone sing with joy. Raspberry Pomegranate Layered Pavlova tastes as lovely as it looks. The tart raspberry and crunch of pomegranate contrast beautifully with the vanilla scented cream filling. Raspberry Pomegranate Layered Pavlova Ingredients: … Continue reading

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Nacho Hot Dogs With Pico De Gallo & Chipotle Sour Cream. New Music From Fever High.

Move over mustard and ketchup. Pico De Gallo and Chipotle Sour Cream are raising the bar for hot dog toppings. With crunchy lettuce, spicy jalapeño, creamy avocado and dreamy Doritos these franks have so much greatness going on. Nacho Hot … Continue reading

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Lemon Cream Chicken. New Music From John Edge And Blackmill.

Jim Carrey was so cute! He would surely laugh at this rich chicken. If you feel like an elegant meal in no time at all, give this Lemon Cream Chicken a try. The rich mushroom cream sauce, with its lemon … Continue reading

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Banana Caramel Cheesecake Pie. New Music From Skye Wallace.

I HATE fruit flies. Those annoying buggers invade my kitchen in late summer every single year. I pretty much stop buying any fruit that cannot be stored in the fridge, which includes my beloved bananas. Fortunately, the temps are falling … Continue reading

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Leek And Asparagus Quiche. New Music From Lower Pink.

The first thing I thought when I took a bite of this Leek And Asparagus Quiche was how absolutely perfect the custard filling was. It’s incredibly smooth, creamy and cheesy…the perfect medium to hold suspended bits of the crisp-tender green … Continue reading

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Tomato Cheddar Soup. New Music From LKFFCT.

And you are going to die for this cheesy tomato soup. Tomato Cheddar Soup starts with a roux which helps it get its glorious thickness. There is a hint of spice and the cheddar is not overwhelming. Buttered baguette slices … Continue reading

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Chocolate Chip Cookie Oreo Brownie Ice Cream Cake. New Music From The Scissors.

Have you ever had a “slutty brownie”? They are basically layers of cookie dough, brownies and Oreos. (You can see a version here.) The trio of goodness get even cooler when joined together in this decadent Chocolate Chip Cookie Oreo … Continue reading

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