Slow Cooker Brisket with Red Wine and Onions

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I think it’s time we talk brisket, and there’s nothing better than a slow cooker brisket!  A once a year luxury for us and I have no idea why we wait so long? let Passover be the excuse to slow cook a hunk of meat for hours.  Bought a box of matzo, check. Cooked a […]

Meyer Lemon Bars

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Sometimes you just have to roll with the classics. I have made all sorts of twists on the classic lemon bars but hesitated to ever share my recipe for classic meyer lemon bars. So far I’ve done a Hawaiian twist with passion fruit (which will make a re-appearance this summer in Hawaii…counting down the days) […]

Plantain, Black Bean and Havarti Arepas

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PARTNER POST – Get creative with any of Castello’s uniquely crafted cheeses. Click here for a $1 off coupon to create your own gourmet masterpiece. You can imagine my excitement with Honest Cooking asked me to create a recipe with cheese! Yes, of course I will be home to receive your package of multiple blocks […]

Caprese Blintzes

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I’d like to think of this caprese blintz as the epitome of my blended upbringing. Classic Italian flavors rolled up into my favorite childhood breakfast. You wouldn’t catch me blending and mashing up my cultural food because I thought you had to keep it “authentic” But who am I kidding? We are in 2015 now […]