White and Wild Rice Pilaf #SensationalSides

White & Wild Rice Pilaf; 2015 Jane Bonacci, The Heritage Cook
This entry is part 1 of 46 in the series Food Network
This entry is part 1 of 46 in the series Food Network

 

When I was a child I hated rice because it was boring white, cooked in plain water with no flavorings. It was pretty awful. As a super taster I wanted flavor and interest, anything that would wake up my taste buds. […]

Asparagus Caprese Salad with Lemon Vinaigrette (Gluten-Free)

Asparagus, Tomato & Mozzarella Caprese Salad; © 2014 Jane Bonacci, The Heritage Cook
This entry is part 2 of 46 in the series Food Network
This entry is part 2 of 46 in the series Food Network

 

This week’s Food Network Sensational Sides theme is asparagus, the queen of springtime vegetables. I never liked it as a child because my mom always use canned vegetables for our dinners (bleh!), but when I got older I discovered how delicious […]

Perfect Hard Cooked Eggs Dyed for Easter and Recipes

Making Perfect Easter Eggs & Deviling Them; 2015 Jane Bonacci, The Heritage Cook
This entry is part of 96 in the series Holiday Foods
This entry is part of 96 in the series Holiday Foods

 

 

We have all experienced rubbery and dry hard-cooked eggs with green rings around the yolks. I never liked hard boiled eggs as a kid and I was an adult before I discovered that they can be delightful when cooked properly. […]

White Chocolate Coconut Cake for Easter (Gluten-Free)

White Chocolate Coconut Easter Egg Cake; 2015 Jane Bonacci, The Heritage Cook
This entry is part 3 of 251 in the series Chocolate Mondays
This entry is part 3 of 251 in the series Chocolate Mondays

 

 

Easter is one of my favorite holidays. That rascally Easter Bunny is known to deliver a treasure-trove of goodies to children across the country. When I was young I would carefully boil the eggs and color them, set them in […]

Grilled Salmon with Basil and Green Onions (Gluten-Free)

Grilled Basil-Green Onion Salmon (Gluten-Free); 2015 Jane Bonacci, The Heritage Cook
This entry is part of 8 in the series Grilling
This entry is part of 8 in the series Grilling

 

 

Salmon season is right around the corner! Salmon is my favorite fish to grill. I love the way the smoke of a fire blends with the fish to create something that is even better than what you started with. What is your […]