Ingredient: freshly ground black pepper

Orzo-Stuffed Acorn Squash

Tired of the regular old side dishes this time of year? Head to the local farmers’ market or produce section and grab a beautiful acorn...

Overnight French Onion Soup

Love French Onion Soup, but hate how long it takes to make? Well get out that slow cooker and let it do the hard part...

Roasted Squash & Apple Soup

Soup. It is the ultimate in comfort food when the weather turns crisp. The desire to dig into a steaming hot bowl of big flavors...

Merguez Ground Goat Meatballs

Merguez Ground Goat Meatballs are a fantastic way to enjoy the flavors of Northern African cuisine at home.  Goat is a wonderful protein that is...

Porter-Braised Chicken Thighs

Fall needs to hurry up and get to South Texas! In the meantime, I’m trying to force the cooler weather with warm & hearty dishes...

Make-Ahead Spinach & Kale Lasagna

Busy days turn into busier weeknight dinners. That’s why make-ahead meals like this Spinach & Kale Lasagna are life savers when you have a crowd...

Farmers Market Vegetable Frittata

Hot days mean easy meals, and few recipes scream “easy” as much as a Farmers Market Vegetable Frittata. Use whatever veggies you may have on...

Craveable Cowboy Caviar

Not a fan of traditional caviar, with the tell-tale strong, salty overtones? Have no fear!  This easy, non-fish-egg version of an otherwise pricey delicacy will...

Easy Summer Tomato Flatbread

Yes, I’m still on my too-many-tomatoes kick.  And you get to benefit from that! Reach for a tube of frozen pizza dough and some fresh...

Farmers Market Finds: Grilled Garlic Scapes

I am obsessed.  Obsessed with the bounty of seasonal produce at all of the great farmers markets all over San Antonio.  While you see the...