Posts filed under: Food

How To: Make Homemade Vanilla Extract 4 Ways

Homemade Vanilla Extract is so much better than anything you can buy in the store or on-line. It takes no time at all to make it. It does take considerable... Read More

J Dub’s Queso for a Crowd

J Dub’s Queso for a Crowd is my grown up version of the popular traditional rotel dip. I’ve been making this dip this way for over 25 years. A few... Read More

J Dub’s Garlic Wedge Fries

Garlic Wedge Fries are my new addiction. I have been making my recipe minus the garlic for years. Then, David and I stumbled upon Blue Star Brewing Company in San... Read More

J Dub’s Homemade Velveeta

J Dub’s Homemade Velveeta is the perfect melting cheese for dips and casseroles. Back in the day store bought Velveeta was made with real cheese. Now there’s no cheese in... Read More

The Best Homemade Eggnog

My Homemade Eggnog is truly dessert in a glass. It’s a recipe also comes with bittersweet memories. I used to make it for our annual Christmas party way back in... Read More

Savory Pumpkin Shaped Mediterranean Brie en Croute

My Savory Pumpkin Shaped Mediterranean Brie en Croute is the perfect appetizer for fall and winter. I use my Chunky Mediterranean Salsa and Balsamic Red Wine Vinaigrette sandwiched into the... Read More

Chunky Mediterranean Salsa

My Chunky Mediterranean Salsa is addictive. It’s also simple to put together, and a great dip to serve during the holiday season. It’s also the secret ingredient in your new... Read More

Cranberry Pistachio Pound Cake

My Cranberry Pistachio Pound Cake is the perfect festive dessert to serve during the holiday season. The fresh squeezed orange juice gives the perfect background flavor to show off the... Read More

Red Wine Balsamic Vinaigrette

My Red Wine Balsamic Vinaigrette uses both red wine and balsamic vinegars. And, two different mustards. This dressing makes an excellent marinade for chicken. And, also provides a secret bit... Read More

Chocolate Chunk Pound Cake

My Chocolate Chunk Pound Cake is the perfect dessert for chocolate lovers. You can drizzle it with my homemade fudge icing, or just sprinkle with powdered sugar instead. Either way,... Read More