Valentine Chef's Tables

Valentine’s Day: NBD or OMG?

In a conversation with a 20-something friend of mine, the topic of Valentine’s Day came up. Her sentiments closely resembled those of many of the young people I talk to—Valentine’s Day is a Hallmark holiday, NBD (no big deal).  I mentioned that while you’re dating it probably doesn’t seem very different from any other date, […]

Read full story Comments { 4 }
Ultimate Meatball Sandwich

The Ultimate Meatball Sandwich

My Ultimate Meatball Sandwich recipe was published at AT&T Food & Home, how fun is that?!  When this recipe was featured last year, I made it with Ciabatta rolls purchased at the store.  Now, we make these with French rolls made from soaked grains, so this delicious sandwich just got healthier.  Tender meatballs dressed in […]

Read full story Comments { 4 }
Hot Artichoke Dip

Hot Artichoke Dip is a Key Player on the Super Bowl Buffet

Skip boring ranch dip, this Hot Artichoke Dip will make your veggie tray disappear in no time.  Some party dips make cold broccoli and cauliflower palatable, this artichoke dip with its creamy, tangy, smoky flavors take them from palatable to party favorite.  Pita and tortilla chips will fly off the table too when sitting next […]

Read full story Comments { 7 }

Feature Fridays: Queso Fundido (aka yummy hot cheese dip) (via Savoring Goat Cheese)

In my search of a notable food blog to feature today, I have to admit it was the picture of the goat that caught my eye, not the food. Raised on a goat farm, it is a natural draw for me. When I saw their blog name and focus on goat cheese, well, I was […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }
Blue Coyote Nachos

Blue Coyote Nachos

If you want a great appetizer for the weekend match-up or your next Super Bowl party everyone will enjoy, Blue Coyote Nachos are just the ticket. Inspired by nachos we had at the Blue Coyote Grill in Palm Springs years ago, this recipe is an instant favorite.  Orange goopy, processed cheese peddled as food will […]

Read full story Comments { 5 }
Chicken Tortilla Soup

Chicken Tortilla Soup

  I love soup.  I love the warmth on cold days, its simplicity as a meal, how easy it is to customize.  It is no wonder that it was the staple, everyday meal for generations past—economical, nutritious, filling—you can find soup recipes for any region of the country or the world.  Chicken Tortilla Soup is […]

Read full story Comments { 11 }

Post 100: Gotta say, I’m loving every minute of it!

I started blogging last year to practice writing.  When endeavoring to write a book, or multiple books, the primary advice is to simply, write.  Savoring Today, Overcoming Trauma, and The Stuff of Life have all been the collection point for what is inside to come out (it didn’t take long for me to realize I […]

Read full story Comments { 4 }
Scampi-Style Filet

Scampi-Style Tenderloin Steak: Casual Friday or Valentine Feast

When Colorado weather hits the 60’s in January, it is time to take a break from the comfort foods of winter and grill a steak.  Inspired to take it up a notch, I decided to accent the steaks with Shrimp Scampi—AMAZING!  Grilled first then finished in the pan of scampi, the butter, wine, and garlic […]

Read full story Comments { 1 }
Shrimp Scampi

Shrimp Scampi: Easy & Elegant

Shrimp Scampi is a real treat served as a main course, appetizer, or as an accent on grilled meats.  This simple yet elegant dish makes any occasion special.  Serve with crusty bread to capture every garlic-lemon-butter bite. Shrimp Scampi: Easy & Elegant   Print Prep time 0 min Cook time 0 min Total time 0 […]

Read full story Comments { 10 }

Feature Friday: Chocolate Cupcakes with Flaming Strawberries [via Sprinkle Bakes]

I love Fridays even more now that I’ve given myself permission to take a break from writing and sip my coffee in search of notable blog posts about food, of course, and featuring those blogs/posts/pictures/stories/recipes here on Savoring Today. I like Chocolate Cupcakes with Flaming Strawberries from Sprinkle Bakes because of the sheer creativity and […]

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...
Read full story Comments { 2 }