Category Archives: Entree

How to Make a Bad Ass Beef Wellington

Everyone should learn how to make a Beef Wellington at some point in their life. The combination of filet mignon and puff pastry is undeniably fantastical, plus it’s a BOSS old school culinary move to hide up your sleeve for … Continue reading

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Caramelized Fennel with Tomato, Olive and Orange

The other day I was in the mood to cook something unfamiliar. It was a Wednesday, nothing interesting happened on Monday or Tuesday and I needed a little excitement. The answer: dinner party.  As of September 1st, all my friends … Continue reading

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Scalloped Tomato Heaven

Summer is winding down and while the tomatoes are perfect, I need to pack it in. When I was looking for fun tomato ideas, I remembered the tomato recipe that got away: Smitten Kichen’s scalloped tomatoes with croutons. I saw … Continue reading

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Summer Lunch | Watermelon Salad | Steelhead Trout

This weekend, 4 friends and I ventured to Plum Island on the North Shore to check out our friend Dave’s super-adorable cottage house. By adorable I mean it belongs in Better Homes Magazine or something, it was precious. We spent … Continue reading

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Grilled Chicken Salad with Spicy Pineapple Dressing

My newest obsession is Cooking Light magazine. It all began a couple months ago when I started spending my days off at my moms house in Milton. You see I live in a AC-less apartment in Boston while she lives in … Continue reading

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Potato-Artichoke-Red Pepper | Tortilla Española

Almost every time I go to a Tapas restaurant, I order a Spanish Tortilla a.k.a Tortilla de Patatas they’re so simple, but SO GOOD. Spanish Tortilla’s are not like Latin American Tortillas for tacos and stuff, they are more like … Continue reading

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Meaty Baked Ziti Caprese

The other day I left work harboring a serious craving for pasta. Originally I was thinking of going with something light, maybe a white wine and garlic sauce mixed with some zucchini. You know, a dinner that wouldn’t make me … Continue reading

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