Latest Recipes

Cernia (Grouper) with almond crust

Tidbits...Cernia filets are mild flavored and tender with very few bones similar to a sea bass.  An interesting note is that "grouper fish mature only...

Papacelle Peppers with Brown Basmati rice and Eggplant

Tidbits...Papacelle peppers are sweeter and more tender than bell peppers.  They are smaller, round and bake beautifully!...

Grappa Infuso with Prickly Pear

Tidbits... The brilliant red-orange color of the ripe prickly pears tints the grappa a beautiful color and gives the infusion a sweet flavor. Use a...

Manhattan Clam Chowder

Tidbits...It is worth a trip to your local fish market for fresh clams.  The end result is far superior for this hardy, robust  chowder.  I...

Angel Cake with Pistachio and White Chocolate Sauce

Tidbits....White chocolate is not a true "chocolate" because it is not made with cocoa. White chocolate does not offer the same benefits as dark chocolate....

Vol-au-Vent with Cranberry Chantilly Cream

Tidbits...Impress your guests with this very easy dessert.  The ready made nests of puff pastry can be filled with any combination of fruit and jam....