Loaded Potato Salad

Loaded Potato Salad recipe, Bacon, cheddar, green onion, mayonnaise, Dijon mustard, sour cream

Loaded Potato Salad

In time for Father’s Day and July Fourth Celebrations, I’ve got a new potato salad recipe for you. This Loaded Potato Salad has all of the ingredients of a Loaded Baked Potato, but in the cold, creamy goodness of a summer salad.  Continue reading

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Panzanella (Meatless Monday)

Panzanella salad recipe, The Saucy Southerner,  Meatless Monday, Summer Salad, Tuscan Bread Salad

Panzanella Salad

Panzanella: A Tuscan salad of bread and tomatoes that is popular in the summer. This recipe for Panzanella would probably make the traditionalist very sad face, but it is molto delizioso!  Continue reading

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Beer Nuts – Easy Recipe

Beer Nuts recipe, easy candied nuts, caramelized nuts

Beer Nuts

It’s almost officially Summer, and there’s nothing like an icy cold beer on a hot, hot day. Add to your Summer snacking with this really simple recipe for Beer Nuts. Salty, sweet nuts with a hint of vanilla will be a hit, whether you’re having a brew, or not. Continue reading

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Pork Scalloppine with Mushrooms and Leeks

Pork Scaloppine with Mushrooms and Leeks recipe, wine, caper sauce

Pork Scaloppine with Mushrooms and Leeks

This recipe for Pork Scaloppine (scaloppini) is really, really simple to prepare, but can make a very elegant presentation. You’ve gotta love recipes that make it appear you’ve gone to a lot of effort when you haven’t.  Continue reading

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Homemade Hummingbird Nectar

Homemade Hummingbird Nectar recipe, Hummingbird food recipe

Homemade Hummingbird Nectar

Hummingbird Nectar is so simple to make at home, much less expensive than commercial mixes, and it contains none of the food coloring or supplements that aren’t needed by (and can even be harmful to) the birds.   Continue reading

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Mediterranean Stuffed Peppers

Mediterranean Stuffed Peppers recipe, Beef,  Lamb, couscous, feta, goat cheese,

Mediterranean Stuffed Peppers

This Stuffed Peppers recipe is inspired by the flavors of the Mediterranean. It is easily modifiable for different meats and cheeses and I give you the details. So easy, really flavorful and a simple meal to prepare, Mediterranean Stuffed Peppers will become a go-to meal for you. Continue reading

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Mexican-Style Street Corn Dip (Meatless Monday)

Mexican-Style Street Corn Dip recipe, Meatless Monday, easy corn dip, cold corn dip

Mexican-Style Street Corn Dip

This Mexican-Style Street Corn Dip recipe was inspired by a conversation that was had in one of my food groups online. It’s so simple, so tasty, and it’s definitely not your ordinary dip. Looking for an inspiration for a great new dip for Memorial Day weekend? Try this one!  Continue reading

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Multi-Seed Herb Crackers (Meatless Monday)

Multi-Seed Herb Crackers recipe, Meatless Monday, homemade crackers, easy recipe

Multi-Seed Herb Crackers

I have gone crackers for this week’s Meatless Monday…as in Multi-Seed Herb Crackers. You won’t believe how easy and tasty this simple homemade cracker recipe is to prepare. Continue reading

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Refried Bean Salad – Cinco de Mayo (Meatless Monday)

Refried Bean Salad recipe, Vegetarian, Cinco de Mayo, Meatless Monday

Refried Bean Salad

Refried Bean Salad is today’s Meatless Monday recipe, just in time for Cinco de Mayo celebrations tomorrow. The beans can be served two ways: cold, as on this salad, or heated to molten hotness for any southwest inspired meal. Throw this meal together in less than 15 minutes for your busy, weeknight Cinco de Mayo.  Continue reading

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Slow Cooker Carnitas Pork – Make-Ahead Cinco de Mayo (Crock-Pot Recipe)

Slow Cooker Carnitas Pork recipe, Crock-Pot recipe, Make-Ahead Cinco de Mayo

Slow Cooker Carnitas Pork

This recipe for Carnitas Pork is simple, it can be made ahead and seared to perfection when you’re ready to eat, it’s full of flavor and just in time for Cinco de Mayo. But this recipe is one you will use all through the year. I promise.  Continue reading

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