Monthly Archives: January 2014

Peanut Butter-Sriracha Toast

Hello, weird sandwich that I didn’t even know I needed in my life.  Hello, wonderfully delicious spicy sandwich that just woke up my mouth. Peanut butter and jelly?  Never again, not while I have Sriracha.  This baby will make you … Continue reading

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Pasta e Fagioli Soup (Olive Garden copycat recipe)

I found this recipe a long time ago when copycat recipes were first appearing on the Internet.  I had always enjoyed the soup at the restaurant, and I gave it a try.  It tastes pretty close to the original, makes … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Day Dinner–Salmon with Blackberry Lime Sauce (plus a dessert)

For some reason (maybe the pinkness?) I think this dish would be a fabulous choice for a stay-at-home Valentine’s Day evening with your honey.  And I’m also going to give you a dessert suggestion because…chocolate. I found fresh blackberries on … Continue reading

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Chicken Stewed in Coconut Milk (Kuku Wa Nazi)

This recipe comes from the magazine Saveur, April 20, 2010.  The dish comes from Kenya.  It is a little bit spicy, very slurpy, and easy to make.  I made a few changes to the original recipe, mostly to use items I had … Continue reading

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