Join Francis Ford Coppola Winery and Food Network Kitchen For A Live Experience

I’ve always loved it when The Food Network does live shows. There’s nothing better than watching a chef cook as they answer questions from the viewers.  In case you didn’t know there’s a Food Network Kitchen app that’s available for download so that you can catch live and on demand cooking classes. That’s right, you can up your cooking game […]

Kitchen Magick: Oreo Truffles

Oreos is the world’s best selling cookie and is available in 100 countries. The  sandwich cookie has been around since 1912. You will find that the English call Oreos a biscuit instead of a cookie and in Japan they are completely different, but Oreo makes it work worldwide. Some of the taglines that have been used to describe Oreos is […]

Perico: Venezuelan Eggs

A great dish to make for brunch is Perico, a colorful Venezuelan egg dish that means “paraket” in Spanish. It’s thought of as the island version of scrambled eggs. Serve the eggs with black beans and apreas or bread. Pair the dish with some Seguar Vidas Cava  or Diplomatico Sparkling Rum Punch. Perico Ingredients: 5 to 6 eggs 3 tablespoons […]

Guinness Slow Cooker Stew

It’s time for another Crock-Pot adventure. Take your palate to Ireland and get in some love for St. Patrick’s Day with a slow cooker Guinness stew. Guinness was first brewed in 1759 by Arthur Guinness. He was a gangsta businessman, because he signed a lease for 9,000 years for the brewery’s property at St. James  Gate in Dublin. In 2000 the […]

Andes Chocolate Cake

I love chocolate cake. I could eat it any time, any place, and any where. When I saw this Andes Chocolate Cake my mouth started to water. It looks amazing. Chocolate and mint are so good together. Both are also aphrodisiacs so when they are swirled together it’s nothing but sexy food for the palate. I will have to make […]

Crock-Pot Cooking With Leffe Blond

As usual on Sunday, I get in some kitchen magick. Today I have fired up my Crock-Pot to slow cook some kitchen.  I’m still using my slow cooker despite all the drama surrounding them. I decided to add some Leffe Blond beer to the chicken. It’s an authentic blond abbey beer, that’s smooth and subtle. Leffe has been making their […]

Chrismukkah Crockin’: Holiday Ham

Ham tends to be a part of people’s Christmas table. The tradition goes way back when wealthy people in England would use a boar’s head as the centerpiece of the holiday table. This tradition has been associated with Germanic paganism as a tribute to the goddess, Freya. Well, poor folks needed a substitute, because they couldn’t afford boar. They were […]

Sweet Potato Fries Recipe

The Autumn season is a great time for sweet potatoes. Well, it’s always a good time for them, however, there’s something about having them during the Fall. Use them as a side with a burger, chicken, or steamed fish. They would also be great by themselves as nosh when you chilling at home and crave fries. Instead of frying them […]

But Do You Crock-Pot?

I can’t even tell you how excited I am about the Crock-Pots that were sent for me to check out: The Cook & Carry and the Express Crock Multi-Cooker. I’m a big fan of slow cookers and always recommend getting one for the kitchen. Do you have one yet?  The Express Crock has so many uses.. I’m so pumped. I’ll […]