Recipes from around the web: Super Simple Salmon

Last night we were in the mood for salmon other than our usual go-to Succulent Salmon (Moroccan Salmon) recipe. So we were browsing our go-to site, AllRecipes.com, and found this terrific gem:  http://allrecipes.com/Recipe/Super-Simple-Salmon/ It took about five minutes (if that long) to throw the three spice ingredients together (hey, I’m slow!), but I was amazed how accurate the [...] Go to Post




RECIPE: Pink ‘n White (Watermelon & Feta) Salad

These recipes are the concoctions of (fictitious) cartoon comic chef extraordinaire, Sherri’s neighbor and cooking mentor, Chef Chumley.  Chef and Sherri are happy to bring them to you on Wednesdays and Fridays. *** If you like sweet and salty, this is a new salad for you! Some experiments don’t work. Pickles and ice cream, for [...] Go to Post




Recipes from around the web: Spicy Chicken Breasts

Sometimes the same ol’ chicken just doesn’t cut it, and you’ll need to spice it up! Jesse and I discovered this spicy chicken recipe on AllRecipes.com:  http://allrecipes.com/Recipe/Spicy-Chicken-Breasts/Detail.aspx The spice mixture makes plenty for a few batches, so we usually put the remaining spices in a container to use for future cooking endeavors. Instead of grilling [...] Go to Post




RECIPE: Strapple Crumble

These recipes are the concoctions of (fictitious) cartoon comic chef extraordinaire, Sherri’s neighbor and cooking mentor, Chef Chumley.  Chef and Sherri are happy to bring them to you on Wednesdays and Fridays. *** This dish is a healthier variation of a popular one that includes cranberries and margarine (instead of the strawberries, applesauce and oil).  [...] Go to Post




Recipe from around the web: Oven Roasted Asparagus

Here is another beloved dish that Jesse and I often make from AllRecipes.com:  http://allrecipes.com/recipe/oven-roasted-asparagus/detail.aspx Not only is it easy and quick, but you have to be quick to take some for yourself – this dish tends to go almost as soon as it’s brought out to the table.  To think of all the time I [...] Go to Post




RECIPE: Spare Me the Prep-Time Ribs

These recipes are the concoctions of (fictitious) cartoon comic chef extraordinaire, Sherri’s neighbor and cooking mentor, Chef Chumley.  Chef and Sherri are happy to bring them to you on Wednesdays and Fridays. *** Beef, good. Easy, good. Delicious, good. While the marinading of this sweet, delicious dish needs to be done well in advance, and [...] Go to Post




Recipe: A Favorite From Around the Web!

Once in a while, we’d like to feature a recipe that we’ve tried out and enjoyed immensely. One doesn’t have to live next door to a famous Chef to discover new recipes! The internet is so full of great recipes and when we come across an easy one, we love to pass it along to [...] Go to Post




Recipe: Hot Hen with Lemon Perfume

These recipes are the concoctions of (fictitious) cartoon comic chef extraordinaire, Sherri’s neighbor and cooking mentor, Chef Chumley.  Chef and Sherri are happy to bring them to you on Wednesdays and Fridays. *** Perfuming is a cooking technique that uses “aromatic herbs and spices to increase or improve the fragrance profile of a food. The [...] Go to Post




Recipe: Livin’ La Vida Lentils (aka Minty Red Lentil Soup)

These recipes are the concoctions of (fictitious) cartoon comic chef extraordinaire, Sherri’s neighbor and cooking mentor, Chef Chumley.  Chef and Sherri are happy to bring them to you on Wednesdays and Fridays. *** I was going through my kitchen cabinet the other day and noticed that we had stockpiled a lot of red lentils. What [...] Go to Post




Recipe: Golden Flakey Cigars

These recipes are the concoctions of (fictitious) cartoon comic chef extraordinaire, Sherri’s neighbor and cooking mentor, Chef Chumley.  Chef and Sherri are happy to bring them to you on Wednesdays and Fridays. *** Often people light up cigars to celebrate special events, such as a birth, a victory or a business success. When somebody just [...] Go to Post