Tag Archives: white wine vinegar

Shrimp Cocktail with Cilantro-Lime Cocktail Sauce

We wanted an appetizer for the long wait for the turkey. This recipe fit the bill. We thought the cocktail sauce was decidedly better than store-bought, and even better than most of the homemade variations we have prepared. The broth … Continue reading

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Smoky Grilled Vegetables with Cilantro-Mint Drizzle

We had the grill going and the hickory chips smoking. Luckily, we found this grilled vegetable dish to prepare alongside the chicken thighs. Even better, the herb drizzle for the recipe matched the profile for the thighs, too! You will … Continue reading

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Chicken Breasts with Curry Sauce and Golden Raisins

We can never have enough recipes for boneless chicken breasts. Especially recipes that answer the question, “What do we have to eat NOW?” Add in the bonus that this recipe grills the chicken to a delicious result, and bingo, we … Continue reading

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Spicy Moroccan Carrot Salad

We always look for alternatives to lettuce + dressing vegetable side dishes. Chef Yotam Ottolenghi‘s book Plenty (2010) is chock-full of such alternatives. This recipe contains a delicious combination of spices and is simple to prepare. We hope you like … Continue reading

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Heirloom Tomato and Mint Salad

We paired this side dish with the beet recipe from the previous blog entry. Like many home gardeners this time of year, we have slightly more tomatoes than box elder bugs. We have already made several batches of tomato sauce, … Continue reading

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Yellow Plum Salad

Sorry for the 4-month hiatus from the blog, but we’re back! We made this recipe last night because the combination seemed intriguing. The results were great. We used pluots instead of the yellow plums (we couldn’t find any in the … Continue reading

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