The Weekend Dish

The Weekend Dish: 5/5/2012

Happy Cinco de Mayo! Happy Kentucky Derby day! So many things going on today! Are you doing anything for either occasion? I, for one, love any and all excuses...

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Mint Julep Jell-O Shots

Ahh, Jell-O shots. What’s the first thing that comes to mind when you hear Jell-O shots? High school parties while parents were out of town? Dorm-room or frat-house parties...

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Alfajores

How many of you are familiar with Alfajores? I was oblivious to their existence until about a year ago, when I made, quite possibly, my most amazing cookie discovery...

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Chile con Queso

The parade of Mexican-inspired food for Cinco de Mayo continues! I don’t know about you, but I find it nearly impossible to celebrate a holiday or throw a party...

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Salted Mexican Chocolate-Chile Caramels

Salted Mexican Chocolate-Chile Caramels

The week prior to Cinco de Mayo is one of my favorites of the year; I love Mexican food, and thoroughly embrace the opportunity to try new and different...

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20 Festive Cinco de Mayo Recipes

20 Festive Cinco de Mayo Recipes

It’s that time of year again! You know, May 5th, Cinco de Mayo… the day that makes it perfectly acceptable to consume nothing but chips, salsa, guacamole, and margaritas...

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The Weekend Dish

The Weekend Dish: 4/28/2012

Happy Saturday and welcome to another weekend! I started this week bracing for a late-April snowmageddon, as the weather forecasters here were calling for up to 8 inches of...

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