Crab Mac and Cheese

California’s Point Reyes National Seashore is a foodie’s paradise — chock full of delicious cheese shops, rustic oyster farms and terrific seafood restaurants. Fresh Dungeness crab is harvested locally from the sea, and you won’t find a more decadent preparation than at Nick’s Cove — a charming cluster of 1930s cottages on the banks of …

Chicken Tacos Al Carbon

Here in Southern California, shredded chicken is one of the most popular fillings for street tacos. To make Chicken Tacos Al Carbon, you basically grill a whole chicken over the fire, cut into bite-size pieces, and enjoy it on corn tortillas with a bit of onion and cilantro, fresh squeeze of lime, and your favorite hot …

Mushy Peas with Mint

This Mushy Peas with Mint recipe is great on its own, but it’s best known as an accompaniment for fish and chips in the UK. Adding a bit of fresh chopped mint brightens the flavor for this classic side dish!

Asian Lettuce Wraps

This easy Asian Lettuce Wraps recipe comes together quickly, thanks to my favorite secret ingredient – a stir fry paste made with fresh ginger, cilantro, garlic and dried chiles. This is healthy, delicious and perfect for these hot summer evenings. Hope you enjoy these Asian lettuce wraps at your next family dinner or get together.

Turkey Brine

This is the only turkey brine recipe you’ll ever need, and it’s so cheap and easy to make! This recipe for turkey brine has been my go-to for at least 15 years now, because it always yields the most delicious, moist and flavorful turkey! An average turkey (about 20 pounds) is going to take 4 …

Slow Cooker Corned Beef and Cabbage

This Slow Cooker Corned Beef and Cabbage recipe is made extra rich with the addition of Guinness Stout. If you don’t want to use beer, you can use chicken broth. Just remember to omit the sugar since it’s meant to counteract the bitterness of the Guinness Stout. When you are ready to make this delicious …