cheesecake cupcakes

Cheesecake Cupcakes

These easy cheesecake cupcakes strike the perfect balance between sweet and tangy with a lavender caramel sauce swirl and a lemony cream cheese and goat cheese filling. The subtle lavender flavor in these cheesecake cupcakes comes from the caramel sauce that is...
lemon cream puffs

Lemon Cream Puffs

These delicate lemon cream puffs are a great summer dessert with subtle floral and citrus flavors from a coriander-infused whipped cream filling and a light lemon drizzle. Citrus and coriander are a great pairing that I first came across a little while ago in this Coriander Key...
thai chicken curry

Thai Chicken Curry

This delicious coconut Thai chicken curry is bursting with flavor from cumin, coriander and mustard seeds, ground ginger, yellow curry and turmeric powder and lots of vegetables. Red bell pepper, pineapple and lime juice add freshness and chopped peanuts make for...
raspberry custard

Raspberry Custard

Say hello to spring with this creamy and delicious raspberry custard that’s flavored with lime zest and tiny pieces of crystallized ginger. The fresh fruit, the citrus and the sweet spice work together beautifully and also give this easy-to-make dessert...
sesame tofu in a bowl with chopsticks

Sesame Tofu

This dish tastes exactly like the sesame tofu that is served in U.S. Chinese restaurants. Honey, rice vinegar and red pepper flakes make it sweet, sour and spicy; sesame oil and seeds add sesame deliciousness. And the recipe takes no...
mediterranean chicken salad

Mediterranean Chicken Salad

This mediterranean chicken salad is full of delicious flavors from a rainbow of vegetables, a drizzle of lemon sumac dressing and tender grilled chicken marinated in a yogurt and homemade ras el hanout spice mix. How to make mediterranean chicken...
chocolate bourbon donuts

Chocolate Bourbon Donuts

These delicious, light, baked chocolate Bourbon donuts are wonderfully moist thanks to a hazelnutty Nutella batter. The glaze is a wonderful espresso chocolate bourbon ganache made with heavy cream, butter, chocolate, vanilla extract, espresso powder and, of course, Bourbon. This...
roasted cauliflower salad on a wooden plate

Roasted Cauliflower Salad

This delicious roasted cauliflower salad makes a great side dish, lunch or light summer dinner. It’s drizzled with a nicely sharp and intense lemon Dijon dressing and is served with buttery and smoky tarragon grilled baguette slices on the side....
sesame lime cilantro chicken noodle stir fry

Chicken Noodle Stir Fry

This chicken noodle stir fry dish is refreshing, spicy and bursting with exciting flavors from fresh ginger, cilantro, lime zest, sesame and a chili pepper. The preparation is simple, you whisk your ingredients together, then use half to marinate the chicken and...
coffee borgia mousse

Coffee Borgia Mousse

This delicious chocolate orange mousse is modeled after the coffee Borgia and is made with dark chocolate, instant espresso powder and orange zest. This dessert was inspired by one of my favorite espresso drinks, the coffee Borgia. A Borgia is like a...
spicy edamame

Spicy Edamame

This super-quick and easy spicy edamame recipe takes edamame beans from plain to spectacular. The cooked beans are simply tossed in a mix of hot oil, liquid smoke, garlic, salt, sambal and red pepper flakes and are bursting with flavor....
cold sesame noodles

Cold Sesame Noodles

These cold sesame noodles are delicious, cheap, super easy to make and take five minutes from start to finish. All you need is pantry ingredients and a bit of cabbage and/or carrot. How to make cold sesame noodles: You start...