Does this recipe say summer, or what! This is a favorite Italian pasta dish loved by many and Marcella Hazan said no single dish is more delicious in the entire Italian pasta repertory. I certainly can see why and you will too if you make it. This recipe uses a method of preparing pasta with … Continue reading
It is cherry season in Michigan which is one of our best fruit crops that we all look forward to every year. The season is short and this year I planned ahead and I froze a bunch of pitted sweet cherries to use for pies and such at a later time. Place the pitted cherries … Continue reading
Yummy sweet potatoes roasted with a maple syrup/cinnamon coating which are crispy on the outside and soft and tender on the inside. These were a big hit as a perfect side for a pork roast – everyone loved them! The inspiration for these potatoes comes from pumpkinnspice.com and I basically used the same ingredients but added no salt … Continue reading
How do you say “yum” in Chinese. These potatoes were perfectly seasoned and I could not get enough of them! Hunan food is known to be spicy and from the few dishes I have made so far I certainly agree. But like any recipe you can make it to your taste. Hunan is located in the … Continue reading
I decided to combine these two recipes since they make great sides when you are grilling. Par-boiling them speeds up the grilling process and you have tender, crispy and flavorful potato wedges. Turkey burgers and grilled russet potato wedges.
I fell in love with this mix when I first saw Elaine’s post. Rose petals and lots of spicy seasonings truly appealed to my taste buds. For Elaine’s original recipe go here. As a matter of fact I picked it to be a feature and it was that week! Many have already seen Elaine’s Rose Harrisa … Continue reading
As I love sauerkraut, apples and potatoes I thought these three ingredients would taste great together in latkes/potato pancakes. Guess what? I was right… See my potato pancakes for another recipe using just potatoes. People think latkes are a Jewish recipe but they actually exist in some form in many different parts of the world. … Continue reading
Are these ever flavorful potatoes and such a good side for any meat or fish. This recipe is adapted from Bon Appetit. I have already posted Roasted Salt-and-Vinegar Potatoes Two Ways which are smashed… They say russet potatoes are the best to use in this type of a recipe as they have a lot of starch … Continue reading
Potato recipes are always a good side dish either for breakfast, lunch or dinner – even as an appetizer. I like to serve these fries with a good spicy black bean, turkey or beef burger. The first recipe is worth 3 points per 4 wedges. Smoked paprika adds a little zing! The second recipe is 4 points per … Continue reading
These potatoes are always a good do ahead side dish for beef, pork or ham. I have been making these a long time and never posted the recipe because it is one of those sides where you do not need to measure the ingredients.