Risotto-Style Pasta

Risotto-Style Pasta

Strange as it might sound, you can easily adapt risotto-making techniques to cook spaghetti.  Just think about the parallels:  most people boil or steam rice, but the risotto technique toasts the grain in fat before adding liquid. Likewise, spaghetti or any thin pasta...
Eggs Benedict – Spanish Style

Eggs Benedict – Spanish Style

Eggs Benedict is one of those breakfast/brunch dishes that we rarely make at home – too much fuss.  But when the sauce preparation is taken out of the equation, the dish is simple and quick, and is elegant. While there are some store-bought Hollandaise Sauce...
Spice Rub Honey Roasted Snack Mix

Spice Rub Honey Roasted Snack Mix

There are so many things you can do with spice blends, besides grilling your favorite spice rubbed meats. How about snacks? As part of our own healthy eating trend at home, we wanted to do something quick and easy that would satisfy our craving for something sweet and...