Cheesy Crab Quesadillas (Gluten Free)

Cheesy Crab Quesadillas (Gluten-Free); 2014 Jane Bonacci, The Heritage Cook
This entry is part 73 of 74 in the series Gluten-Free

This entry is part 73 of 74 in the series Gluten-Free

 

Winter and early spring mark Dungeness crab season in Northern California, Oregon and Washington. We wait all year for opening day and then head in droves to the stores to buy crab fresh from the sea. It is incredibly sweet, tender [...]

The Value of Blogging Conferences & Grilled Salmon with Cilantro-Chile Sauce

This entry is part 71 of 74 in the series Gluten-Free

This entry is part 71 of 74 in the series Gluten-Free

 

The value of attending food conferences spans from the educational information to the food and wine experienced, but for me the most valuable and lasting benefit is the people I meet and the friends that I make. My time in Seattle at [...]

Summertime Vegetable-Shrimp Stuffed Avocados

Vegetable-Stuffed Avocados with Shrimp, The Heritage Cook 2013
This entry is part 4 of 26 in the series Food Network

This entry is part 4 of 26 in the series Food Network

 

A few weeks ago a friend of mine contacted me asking for help creating a menu. She and her family were vacationing in Maine for the summer and she wanted to create a California-style meal as a thank you to [...]

Ooh La La, It’s Nicoise Salad Day!

 

When The Artist was young, he and his mother used to drive into San Francisco for special mom and son days. They would have “drinks” at the Hyatt Regency while listening to the orchestra playing, they went out to Lands End to watch the sunset, and they ate Niçoise salads together. He [...]

Grilled Salmon with Green Onions and Basil (Gluten Free) for Festive Friday

This entry is part 84 of 91 in the series Festive Fridays

This entry is part 84 of 91 in the series Festive Fridays

Gorgeous fresh salmon, ready for the grill

 

Salmon is my favorite fish to grill. What is yours? I love the way the smoke of a fire blends with the salmon to balance its flavor and create something that is even better [...]