Firecracker Salad – Happy 4th of July! #SummerSoiree

Firecracker Watermelon Salad; 2014 Jane Bonacci, The Heritage Cook
This entry is part 30 of 32 in the series Food Network

This entry is part 30 of 32 in the series Food Network

 

When I was a child, the 4th of July meant we were halfway through the long hot summer days with no school. When we would wear shorts, head to the pool or lake to cool off, and sit on the [...]

Book Review: Grill to Perfection cookbook

Grill to Perfection Review; 2014 Jane Bonacci, The Heritage Cook
This entry is part 11 of 12 in the series Reviews

This entry is part 11 of 12 in the series Reviews

 

How many times have we gone to a barbecue at someone’s house and the person in charge of the grill gets distracted, has too many cocktails, or is busy chasing the kids around? Inevitably the food cooks too long and is dried [...]

A Mexican Frittata – Chile Relleno Casserole

Chile Relleno Casserole; 2014 Jane Bonacci, The Heritage Cook
This entry is part 76 of 76 in the series Gluten-Free

This entry is part 76 of 76 in the series Gluten-Free

 

Traditional chile rellenos are usually made with poblano peppers that have been seeded and stuffed with cheese. Then they are dipped in a batter and fried until crispy. You cut into them and the hot, melted cheese blends with the crunchy [...]

Popovers Perfected from Marlene Sorosky Gray

Perfect Popovers; 2014 Marlene Sorosky Gray
This entry is part 20 of 20 in the series Guest Posts

This entry is part 20 of 20 in the series Guest Posts

 

Folks, this has been a marathon spring for me but I am recharged and ready to get back in the kitchen! For this last guest post of the season, I have a real treat for you. One of my cooking idols, [...]

Thai Crab Cakes with Creamy Lemongrass Sauce (Gluten-Free)

Thai Lemongrass Crab Cakes; 2014 Jane Bonacci, The Heritage Cook
This entry is part 5 of 8 in the series Gourmet Garden

This entry is part 5 of 8 in the series Gourmet Garden

 

Crab cakes are one of my favorite appetizers, but since having to go gluten-free I haven’t been able to have them. Recently I was thinking about recipes that I wanted to create for the foods I love but can’t have [...]