Appetizers

Potato Plates, Smoked Salmon with Creme Fraiche

Potato Plates, Smoked Salmon with Creme Fraiche

POTATO PLATES, SMOKED SALMON WITH CREME FRAICHE I was inspired by Chef Wolfgang Puck many years ago when he served up a new pizza combination in the early days of Spago! He took his unbelievable tasting pizza dough rolled it thin, and baked it to perfection with...

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SPRING ROLLS WITH 3 DIPPING SAUCES!

SPRING ROLLS WITH 3 DIPPING SAUCES!

One of my favorite ways to eat lots of raw, fresh, crunchy, colorful, flavorful vegetables is to roll them in rice paper. I end up eating 4 to 5 spring rolls at a sitting, they’re that good! You are eating a virtual rainbow of colors! These little packages of...

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4TH OF JULY! BEST HOT DOGS IN TOWN!

4TH OF JULY! BEST HOT DOGS IN TOWN!

CELEBRATE 4TH OF JULY WITH GOOD OLD FASHION NEW YORK HOTDOGS WITH AUTHENTIC ONION SAUCE!  I bring out this recipe every year because it's my most requested recipe for summer outdoor eating! Everyone LOVES the onion sauce that I got right from a New York hot dog...

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Game Day Chicken Wings

Game Day Chicken Wings

Super Easy Game Day Chicken Wings Yes, Super Bowl and Chicken Wings are a given so here is a recipe that is super easy. It only takes 40 minutes and doesn’t involve frying! It’s basically a bake, and serve recipe (with lots of napkins on the side). These wings are...

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Ouzo Cured Salmon

Ouzo Cured Salmon

Once again I turn to my favorite Greek restaurant Kokkari in San Francisco for a recipe from their fabulous cookbook, "KOKKARI". I had dinner there just a few weeks ago and I ordered the Cured Salmon as an appetizer, it was simply amazing! I had never tasted salmon...

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Tomato Salsa!

Tomato Salsa!

TOMATO SALSA I put salsa on everything, I just love it. You will always find fresh salsa in my refrigerator. I have it for breakfast with my eggs, any style. I LOVE it in burritos, grilled cheese sandwich's, taco's, grilled chicken and shrimp. Yes, I've even tossed it...

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Sliders

Sliders

SLIDERS Serves 2 dozen When I make these sliders I can't keep up with the demand, they are just so juicy and delicious! They are the perfect bite size morsels to serve for movie night, light lunch or dinner, or the Super Bowl, it's always a huge hit!  I use...

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Baked Sweet Potato Fries

Baked Sweet Potato Fries

BAKED SWEET POTATO FRIES     Bake your sweet potatoes in the oven instead of frying them in oil or use an air fryer, my choice is Phillips Air Fryer  You can enjoy the crispness of a fried potato with a fluffy inside by using an air fryer with only 1...

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Lamb Meatballs

Lamb Meatballs

LAMB MEATBALLS A delicious appetizers to serve your guests! Little tiny lamb meatballs that are moist, juicy, and seasoned perfectly. The dipping sauce is the traditional Tzatziki made the Greek yogurt cucumbers and fresh dill. The combination together is a winner....

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Taco Bites

Taco Bites

Game Day Appetizers: Taco Bites The perfect bite to spice up any get together. Ingredients: Homemade tomato salsa Guacamole 1 tablespoon canola oil 1 pound 100 percent organic grass-fed ground beef 3 tablespoons of taco seasoning 1 package mini phyllo shells ,...

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