Creatively Transforming Food

Month: January 2016

Grilled Pimento Cheese on Sourdough Bread

Grilled Pimento Cheese on Sourdough Bread

Grilled Pimento Cheese on Sourdough Bread is a great derivation of a southern favorite with a little Old Bay spin. Everyone has Old Bay, right? You should if you don’t! Not many households around here would be without it. There are so many uses all year […]

Spicy Butternut Squash Soup

Spicy Butternut Squash Soup

I have had this butternut squash staring at me in the kitchen for a few weeks. Fortunately, it has been patient in waiting  to be transformed into a marvelously Spicy Butternut Squash Soup. This vegetarian/vegan soup is slightly sweet and a bit spicy. If you […]

Spicy Tomato Basil Soup

Spicy Tomato Basil Soup

It’s a cold winter’s day with a blizzard pending nearby. School is closed, and all of my papers are graded. I will enjoy the day in my kitchen preparing some warm comfort food for the family. To accompany the Grilled Pimento Cheese Sourdough Sandwiches, we must have […]

Incredibly Fudgy Brownies

Incredibly Fudgy Brownies

My comfort dessert is warm brownies with a glass of milk on a cold winter evening. Does it get any better than that? These Incredibly Fudgy Brownies rock! In search for a recipe from scratch, I came across this one from The Splendid Table which I […]

Chicken Caesar Salad

Chicken Caesar Salad

  Caesar Dressing is an incredibly creamy dressing which will make your Chicken Caesar Salad stand out amongst the best! It’s perfect for a light dinner, a luncheon with your  girls, or just for one to take to work. All you need to add is grilled chicken,  a […]

Honey Dijon Vinaigrette

Honey Dijon Vinaigrette

  Drizzle this lusciously sweet and tangy Honey Dijon Vinaigrette on top of your  favorite salad mix.  Showcase its vibrancy on top of your favorite  toppings such as tomatoes, avocados, grilled  chicken breast, feta, dried cherries, almonds, pecans….. I wanted a fresh flavored dressing for my summer-style salad…. in […]

Orecchiette Pasta with Sausage and Broccoli Rabe

Orecchiette Pasta with Sausage and Broccoli Rabe

Orecchiette Pasta with Sausage and Broccoli Rabe is a satisfyingly delicious pasta sensation! Families are busy and this will ensure quality time at your gathering table with your loved ones! Alter this a bit for a lighter healthier dish still full of wonderful flavor. Any leftovers make […]

Decadent Mint Brownies

Decadent Mint Brownies

Just one more holiday gathering to go and I need a dessert for a crowd! My Decadent Mint Brownies should do the trick!  Rich enough to cut into bite-sized delights that make your mouth beckon for more. Savor the combination that makes you wish a […]