by: Janeane Tolomeo Get ready for one of the easiest/cheesy-est/bacony-est snacks ever. We just spun the jalapeno popper on its head with this twist – Italian Long Hots stuffed with our Cheddar & Horseradish (with Bacon) Cheese Spread and wrapped in slices of Jalapeno Bacon. HERE’S HOW IT’S DONE: Take peppers Stuff with cheese spread […]
Nobody knows how to put together a snack plate like the Italians – when I traveled across the Veneto and through Emilia-Romagna last summer, I loved watching people stroll into piazzas at 4 or 5 p.m. for aperitivo – a pre-dinner glass of wine and a small plate of snacks to stimulate the appetite. The bar bites in Venice and Verona were unsurpassed, and every cheese counter in Bologna offered cheese-and-meat plates to die for.
This is what happens when you love buffalo wings, and you love cheese plates. Meet: The cheese plate that tastes like an order of buffalo wings - only better.
In honor of what could be the single greatest American sporting event, my family came together for a pot luck, all-American feast. Cornbread, Beef Chili, Potato Skins, Sweet Potato Chips and Mac and Cheese...starchy, yes, but quality comfort food for this time of year. And if there is an occasion to splurge on calories, its Super Bowl. We finished the evening with my mother's Angel Food Cake, which may or may not be strictly American, but was nonetheless worth the exception if it isn't.
Who doesn’t love some fresh pasta? Better yet, how about throwing some fresh pumpkin in there? Gnocchi is one of those beautiful doughs that you can add just about any flavor to like Pumpkin, Butternut squash, Mushroom, and Spinach. Add whatever you want to flavor… just make sure it’s something on the dry side! Here’s […]
Looking for an easy appetizer that will have people raving? We’ve got just the thing. Grilled shrimp marinated in garlic and fresh herbs, on a stick… wrapped in bacon. Yep, that’ll do it. Here’s What You’ll Need: 12- large shrimp, peeled and deveined tail off 2 cloves of garlic, minced 1 tsp fresh rosemary, chopped […]