Tag Archive: fresh

An Aperitif with a View

In my hands I hold an Aperol Spritz during dinner at a local restaurant on the island of Ios, Greece.

Tomato Sauce

sim·plic·i·ty || the quality or condition of being plain or natural In cooking one word describes my style of cooking: simple. When I think of ingredients I enjoy keeping the integrity of the ingredient being… Continue reading

Roasting Garlic

One of my favorite ingredients to have on hand is roasted garlic. You can add it to about anything, especially if you want to get some of that sweet caramelized garlic flavor opposed… Continue reading

Greek Salad

  Yeild: 4 Servings 1 C Cherry Tomatoes, cut in half 1 English Cucumber, peeled and seeded, sliced 1/2 Red Onion, thinly sliced 1/4 C Pepperoncini’s, thinly sliced 1/2 C Feta Cheese 5… Continue reading

Chilled Pea Soup

I’m posting this recipe on behalf of Aruna at her blog, “Aharam.” While I was cooking in Charleston, South Carolina, my vivid imagination was filled with inspirations of all sorts. I  was surrounded by people… Continue reading