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Cheeseburger Eggrolls

Cheeseburger Eggrolls

It’s almost time to start planning the greatest game day menu! All the beef + onions + cheddar + pickles goodness of cheeseburgers, wrapped up in crunchy eggrolls with an easy dipping sauce. (Think fast food ‘special sauce’, made even better.)

Maisano Family Arabic Dinner & Dolmas

Maisano Family Arabic Dinner & Dolmas

The annual Maisano family dinner has come and gone, and 2016 was one of the best! This year we celebrated with Arabic foods and every dish was a hit. A little bit of the story: our whole American-Sicilian family gets together once a year, usually the Sunday […]

Clams Casino Dip

Clams Casino Dip

Have you had clams casino? Open-faced fresh clams are steamed in white wine and butter, heaped with buttery bacon breadcrumbs, and broiled to perfection. Fresh clams are stunning but feeding a party gets expensive fast. This dip is the answer for high-class flavor at a […]

Sea Salt & Dark Chocolate Caramel Pretzel Clusters

Sea Salt & Dark Chocolate Caramel Pretzel Clusters

Because we haven’t had enough sweets yet, right? Right! I’d be a little embarrassed to call this a recipe if it wasn’t the holidays. It’s all of 4 ingredients. And they’re all in the title, because I have no restraint with words. But they’re such […]

Wine, Cheese, Bread, Happiness

Wine, Cheese, Bread, Happiness

Before we dive all the way into my very favorite season – cooking season – I’m celebrating my friends with everything good in life (see: title). Christmas is my time with family, Thanksgiving is my time with friends. No matter how long it’s been – we spread […]

Raspberry-Jalapeño Jam Spread

Raspberry-Jalapeño Jam Spread

Currently obsessing over this too-easy spread that I’ve made twice in the past few days! Like so many good things this is almost too simple: simmering jalapenos in raspberry jam and spreading it over cream cheese and devouring with pretzels. Good old-fashioned pretzel sticks work just fine, […]

Stuffed Portabellas with Bacon, Bleu Cheese, & Sundried Tomatoes

Stuffed Portabellas with Bacon, Bleu Cheese, & Sundried Tomatoes

These stuffed baby portabella caps are going to be the biggest appetizer hit ever at your next dinner party! Or more accurately, these are so good that they’ll make you want to throw a dinner party, but still totally eat them all by yourself. Bacon, […]

Stuffed Pizza Waffles

Stuffed Pizza Waffles

Ohhhhh friends. We’re making buttermilk biscuit waffles. And we’re stuffing them with loads of melty, gooey mozzarella and spicy pepperoni. And dipping them in marinara and stuffing them all in our faces. Yes please & you’re welcome.

Cucumber Sushi Rollups

Cucumber Sushi Rollups

I’m a twenty-something supposedly-adult and sometimes I still want to be tricked into eating my vegetables. Anyone else? Salads just get boring when I know I could be eating a juicy loaded-up burger. Any excuse to make veggies more fun is a win for me! […]

Basil Goat Cheese Tomato Bites

Basil Goat Cheese Tomato Bites

If you love goat cheese, this is the appetizer for you! Juicy cherry tomatoes stuffed with creamy cheese and fresh peppery basil is the best light summertime snack. These are perfect to bring along for a big Fourth of July spread this weekend. This holiday, by the way, totally […]