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Seafood Cioppino Pasta

Seafood Cioppino Pasta

I love a good S.F. Stye Cioppino but for some reason, we usually only have it around the holidays. I’ve also made quite a few seafood pasta dishes. Since I love the flavors of both, I decided to create my own Seafood Cioppino Pasta.

Mushroom & Herbed Goat Cheese Crostini

Mushroom & Herbed Goat Cheese Crostini

Looking for an easy & elegant appetizer for a crowd? Try these delicious Mushroom & Herbed Goat Cheese Crostini. These crostini’s are a medley so many of my favorite flavors, all in one bite. Perfect for your next party or family get together.

Wild Mushroom Risotto with Goat Cheese & Chicken

Wild Mushroom Risotto with Goat Cheese & Chicken

Wild Mushroom Risotto with Goat Cheese & Chicken is an elegant meal perfect for weeknight comfort food or weekend entertaining.

Sausage & Chestnut Stuffing

Sausage & Chestnut Stuffing

Every year, without fail, I visit Williams-Sonoma for a few items to make our Thanksgiving dinner extra special!  I think I have tried them all, but I definitely have a few favorites.  This Sausage & Chestnut Stuffing is a winner and I make it every year.  From my family to yours, Happy Thanksgiving, I hope you enjoy it!

Skillet Chicken Marsala & Orzo

Skillet Chicken Marsala & Orzo

One skillet dinners are so popular and with good reason!  Easy, quick perfect for weeknights and elevated enough to serve family-syle over the weekend! I developed this recipe with all of my favorite flavors in one place.  It’s not Chicken Marsala in the traditional sense, but this Skillet Chicken Marsala & Orzo incorporates all of the traditional flavors that you know and love!  Serving it over orzo is a perfect way to soak up all of the delicious juices.

Chicken Paillard

Chicken Paillard

Chicken Paillard is the perfect quick, tasty weeknight meal your family will love! The chicken turns out perfectly crispy on the outside and juicy on the inside.  I finish it off with a squeeze of fresh lemon and a sprinkle of fleur de sel to add brightness to the dish.  Pile on some fresh greens and you’ve got yourself a delicious dinner!

Chicken Pesto Gorgonzola

Chicken Pesto Gorgonzola

This is my version of Chicken Pesto Gorgonzola, a favorite of the whole family. It is fairly quick and easy but full of flavor and comfort!

Steakhouse Filet Mignon with Red Wine Reduction

Steakhouse Filet Mignon with Red Wine Reduction

There is nothing better than an incredibly juicy, perfectly cooked steak at your favorite steakhouse. Well, I lied. There is something better. Making your own incredibly juicy, perfectly cooked steak at home! This Steakhouse Filet Mignon with Red Wine Reduction is that steak. It’s the kind of meal that will make you ask, “Why go out?”.

SF Style Cioppino

SF Style Cioppino

This SF Style Cioppino is perfect to prepare around the holidays when you are looking for a light and delicious meal to serve family style!

Brown Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies

Brown Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies

These Brown Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies are chewy with a slight crunch…perfect every time! Make them and watch them disappear!