Fried Onion Dip

Onion Dip Recipe, Pan Fried Onion Dip, Easy, homemade, onion dip from scratch, the saucy southerner

Fried Onion Dip

This made-from-scratch Fried Onion Dip recipe will probably turn you away from those little tubs in the store, or from that little packet you mix up with sour cream. Try it and see for yourself!  Continue reading

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Mango Colada

Mango Colada recipe, cocktails, tropical cocktail recipe, mango cocktail recipe, colada recipe, mango lime colada

Mango Colada

If you like Pina Coladas (and getting caught in the rain…sorry for the ear worm), you’ll love this recipe for Mango Coladas! It makes a pitcher full! So grab a hammock, sit back and relax! It’s hot and this drink is icy cold and refreshing!  Continue reading

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Smoked Salmon Smørrebrød – Fish Friday Foodies

Smoked Salmon Smørrebrød recipe, rye bread, horseradish, cream cheese, sour cream, red Salmon roe, red salmon caviar, dill

Smoked Salmon Smørrebrød

This Smoked Salmon Smørrebrød recipe is my contribution to this month’s Fish Friday Foodies theme of Summer Fish and Seafood Sandwiches. Whole rye bread slathered with a cream cheese/sour cream/dill/horseradish spread, piled high with cold smoked salmon, red salmon caviar, dill, radishes and cucumbers, this Danish open-faced sandwich is perfect for the hot days of summer ahead. Continue reading

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Chicken Salad with Basil, Sun-Dried Tomato and Artichoke

Chicken Salad recipe, Basil, Sun-Dried Tomato, Artichoke hearts, savory chicken salad

Chicken Salad with Basil, Sun-Dried Tomato and Artichoke Hearts

Chicken salad is a staple for Summer; perfect for picnics, lunch, brunch and even light supper. Check out this new Chicken Salad recipe, which is not only easy (five ingredients), it’s delicious too!   Continue reading

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Tomato Galette with Buttermilk Flaky Pastry and Dill

Tomato Galette recipe, Dill Havarti cheese, fresh dill, tomato jam, buttermilk flaky pastry

Tomato Galette with Dill

This Tomato Galette recipe uses colorful cherry tomatoes (red, yellow, orange, green), dill Havarti cheese, a simple (fifteen minute) homemade tomato jam all atop a buttermilk flaky pastry. Perfect for breakfast, lunch, brunch, dinner or even a party appetizer, this gorgeous tomato pie will wow. And since it’s so easy, you’ll make it again and again. Continue reading

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Baked Not Fried Green Tomatoes

Baked Not Fried Green Tomatoes recipe, Southern-style Baked Green Tomatoes, Garlic Dill Pickle Remoulade recipe, healthier fried green tomatoes

Baked Not Fried Green Tomatoes

This Baked Not Fried Green Tomatoes recipe is a healthier, crisper version of the food that has become an iconic Southern dish. But, is it really Southern in origin?  Continue reading

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Raised Bed Gardening – Moving the Wee Kitchen Garden

Raised Bed Garden, garden retaining wall

My Wee Kitchen Garden has moved from its old location to its new location pictured here. It was an enormous undertaking; let me show you my journey with this project.  Continue reading

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Prosciutto Stuffed Mushrooms

Prosciutto Stuffed Mushrooms recipe, panko crumbs, vermouth, green onion, sage, thyme, cheese, Jarlsburg

Prosciutto Stuffed Mushrooms

This simple, flavorful recipe for Prosciutto Stuffed Mushrooms makes a gorgeous party tray, excellent snacks (hot or cold) or a great side dish for grilled meats. Get ready to please the mushroom lover in your life.  Continue reading

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Za’atar Chicken Souvlaki

Za'atar Chicken Souvlaki recipe, chicken kabobs, lemon juice, lemon zest, garlic, marinated, za'atar seasoning, grilled chicken skewers

Za’atar Chicken Souvlaki

Souvlaki is a Greek dish of small pieces of meat grilled on a skewer; it’s a popular Greek fast food. This Souvlaki recipe has the chicken marinated in lemon juice and zest, fresh oregano and garlic before it’s sprinkled with Za’atar seasoning and grilled. Served with warmed pita bread and a Greek salad, this is simple food makes for an excellent, healthy summertime meal.  Continue reading

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Cantaloupe Gazpacho – Soup Swappers

Cantaloupe Gazpacho recipe, cucumbers, red onion, celery, strawberries, honey, Soup Saturday, Soup Swappers

Cantaloupe Gazpacho

Light and refreshing, this Cantaloupe Gazpacho recipe is just the ticket for the tail end of Spring and Summer when the weather begins to heat up. Fruit soups are this month’s theme for Soup Saturday Swappers.   Continue reading

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