I’m a Southern gal, and I was raised on grits. I love ’em! I think most of the grit-haters probably tried them for the first time on a lark at a restaurant as a side to breakfast. What they don’t know is that restaurants serve grits absolutely plain, with no […]
For a quick go-to meal, you can’t go wrong with shrimp. This is a light, yet satisfying meal popular in Venice bars that serve small plates (cicchetti), and it only takes about 15 minutes to make. Best of all, it’s a great choice for those on heart-healthy and diabetic diets, […]
Mussels in Garlic Tomato Broth is a gourmet treat you can easily quickly make at home. Mussels are readily available these days in most markets, and they are fairly cheap, to boot. If you’re not a fan of brown rice, use your favorite white rice. You may also substitute pasta […]
Apricot salsa salmon is a real treat. The glaze is made with two simple ingredients: apricot jam and salsa verde (store-bought or homemade with the included recipe below). It may sound like an odd combination, but it works!