Monthly Archives: July 2013

Try a New Kind of Fish on The Grill – Branzini is Wonderful

Recently I was at my local Whole Foods Fish Counter and saw a fish I hadn’t seen before.  It is call Branzini and is a European Sea Bass.  Since I am always on the look-out for a new fish, I decided to try this one.  This fish is sold on the bone and as a result is very flavorful.  It… (more…)

Beignets on the Quick

I love beignets.  You know, those sweet, heavenly pillows of fried dough heaped with powdered sugar just waiting to fall in your lap.  I especially love the beignets at the Café du Monde in New Orleans French Quarter.  No words to describe!  Well, you know how sometimes you need just a little something to top off the meal.  Nothing huge… (more…)

Looking for Ways to Use Tomatoes?

As I head into the dogs days of summer, I continue to search for ways to beat the heat and not use the kitchen.  In recent posts, I have talked about grilling mangos and how wonderful they taste – like Krispy Kreme donuts, and grilling peaches – so delicious with a small scoop of vanilla ice cream.  I have also recently… (more…)