Special of the day by Sydne George Tag

14 Apr Special of the day: Super Simple Spring Appetizers

[caption id="attachment_2802" align="aligncenter" width="528" caption="Speedy Shrimp Scampi Toasts"][/caption]                Spring has sprung! Our well-deserved warmer weather with no wind is cause for celebration in my book. It’s the perfect excuse for a party, especially when you approach it with a footloose and fancy-free attitude.                 Ease your...

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03 Apr Special of the day: Gather your friends for a sushi-rolling party at home

[caption id="attachment_2788" align="aligncenter" width="528" caption="Philadelphia Roll with Wasabi, Ginger and Soy Sauce for dipping"][/caption]                 If you’ve never tried sushi before because you’re afraid of raw fish, fret not, my friends.  Now is the time to give it a whirl, especially when you realize that...

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20 Mar Special of the day: Spotlight on Artichokes

[caption id="attachment_2762" align="aligncenter" width="528" caption="Steamed artichoke with Garlic Parmesan Mayonnaise"][/caption] Some food should come with directions for use. Like the artichoke, for starters.  According to my pal Karen, who grew up in a Cheez-it and Corn Nut appetizer house, she was never introduced to any part...

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06 Mar Special of the day: Bake Artisan Bread at Home

  [caption id="attachment_2735" align="aligncenter" width="528" caption="Beautiful artisan bread baked at home"][/caption] Longing to bake beautiful artisan bread at home had me pondering possibilities… Scenarios of painstakingly positioning pans of water on a bottom oven rack to produce a steam bath or perhaps arming myself with a spray...

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13 Feb Special of the day: Everything your Heart Desires, Heart-healthy Recipes for February

Celebrate American Heart Month with this week’s Special of the day: Everything Your Heart Desires: Heart-healthy Recipes for February of recipes for Sesame-roasted Edamame, Pesto-crusted Salmon on Wilted Greens and Dark Chocolate-dipped Raspberries. Happy healthy cooking! Recipes and food photography by Sydne George. ...

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06 Feb Special of the day: A Happy Valentine’s Day Dinner for Two

Cook up some love in the kitchen with this week’s Special of the day: A Happy Valentine’s Day Dinner for Two of recipes for Lobster Pot Pies with Tarragon and Champagne Beurre Blanc and Heart-shaped Pavlovas with Cherry Vanilla Ice Cream and Chocolate Sauce. Enjoy! Recipes...

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