Fancy Ham and Cheese

Fancy Ham and Cheese

I’ve been in New Jersey working on a menu for a new restaurant that’s opening in the next few weeks. It’s called SCHNITZEL+ and it’s going to be incredible. I had the opportunity to create and design the whole menu. It’s basically a schnitzel/sandwich joint. 

Shrimp and Chorizo: Spanish Tapas

Shrimp and Chorizo: Spanish Tapas

Ok, so by now you know that I love chorizo and that I put it into 25% of my recipes. It’s because it’s freaking good. Learn to love chorizo.   When I was in Barcelona, dinner was basically just a schmorgus board of tapas. Isn’t 

Grilled Antipasto Focaccia Sandwich

Grilled Antipasto Focaccia Sandwich

So, you had a dinner party. You started the night off with an Antipasto platter and you have a ton of left over meats, cheeses, and pickled stuff from the olive station at the grocery store. Yea, I’ve been there. Along with all that stuff, 

Schug and Hodgepodge Eggs

Schug and Hodgepodge Eggs

Dear Matt, Here is my non-baking post. I hope you enjoy.   When I’m staying at my parents’ place, my dad will occasionally decide he’s hungry at 11:30 pm. He’ll go to the fridge and pull out anything he can get his hands on, along 

Jambalaya with Chicken and Chorizo

Jambalaya with Chicken and Chorizo

I have a 8kg bag of rice. Thats about 17 1/2 pounds. Almost a year ago, my boyfriend Tas decided to have a house warming party the night before his whole family comes over to see his new place… in the early afternoon. Needless to 

Pea Soup

Pea Soup

There really is nothing like a great soup. You can pull out any veggie from your fridge or freezer and make something warm and comforting. My mom makes chicken soup at least once a week. I could be miles away and if she knows that 

Tomato, Parmesan, & Prosciutto Bruschetta

Tomato, Parmesan, & Prosciutto Bruschetta

I do not feel like writing a thing. I am exhaaaausted. And thus, didn’t make dinner, just some bruschetta. I was up all last week and most of the weekend making a cake for my friend Lisa’s birthday. Since I don’t have the time during 

Baked Eggs with Feta and Prosciutto

Baked Eggs with Feta and Prosciutto

Usually, brunch is a meal that I enjoy hung over, with friends, discussing the previous night’s debaucheries – “Ken, what went through your head when you decided to pour a full beer over your head?” But there are rare occasions that my boyfriend and I 

Hearty Vegetable and Chorizo Soup with Parmigiano Croutons

Hearty Vegetable and Chorizo Soup with Parmigiano Croutons

Back from vacation! Went to an all inclusive in Punta Cana, DR, with a group of 14. Food was crappy, room was pretty gross, but life was so good. We were constantly eating beige food – this consisted of bread, butter, rice, and white kidney