The Heritage Cook ® Sharing traditions, one recipe at a time! Wed, 26 Nov 2014 01:14:01 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Individual Raspberry Mascarpone Tarts (Gluten-Free) Tue, 25 Nov 2014 11:00:46 +0000 This entry is part 4 of 4 in the series Progressive Eats


Welcome to another edition of #ProgressiveEats, our virtual version of a progressive dinner party. This month’s theme is Holiday Dessert Extravaganza hosted by Jenni Field of Pastry Chef Online. This is such a talented group and each month I am [...]]]> 11 Pear & Apple Salad with Chocolate Vinaigrette Recipe (Gluten-Free) Mon, 24 Nov 2014 11:05:10 +0000 This entry is part 230 of 230 in the series Chocolate Mondays


It has been a while since I have done a savory Chocolate Monday and since I have a dessert coming tomorrow with the #ProgressiveEats team, I thought it would be fun to switch things up a little. I am always on [...]]]> 1 Maple Whipped Sweet Potatoes with Candied Pecans (Gluten-Free) Thu, 20 Nov 2014 16:55:47 +0000 This entry is part of 38 in the series Food Network



Thanksgiving must be coming up based on all the sweet potato, sage, and stuffing recipes being made in my kitchen lately!

Turkey, sweet potatoes and cranberries have been part of Thanksgiving feasts ever since the first observance in 1621 [...]]]> 7 Pan-Seared Duck Breasts with Orange, Fennel and Cilantro Salsa (Gluten-Free) Wed, 19 Nov 2014 12:01:51 +0000 This entry is part 13 of 13 in the series Gourmet Garden


Today’s recipe is a new way to look at the classic Duck a l’Orange. A luscious orange sauce is paired with a fresh and sassy citrus salsa that cuts the richness and adds a bright acidity to the plate. You wind [...]]]> 0 Dark Chocolate Cookies with German Chocolate Frosting (Gluten-Free) Mon, 17 Nov 2014 11:00:17 +0000 This entry is part 1 of 230 in the series Chocolate Mondays


It is always a challenge to come up with new and creative ideas for Chocolate Mondays, especially after four years. Today’s recipe is no exception. I thought I had a great idea to combine one of my favorite cookies with one [...]]]> 1 Roasted Carrot-Sweet Potato Soup (Gluten-Free) #FallFest Thu, 13 Nov 2014 16:45:40 +0000 This entry is part 1 of 38 in the series Food Network


Hey everyone. Welcome to this week’s Food Network #FallFest, celebrating carrots! There are so many ways you can make carrots beyond just steaming and serving them. A favorite Thanksgiving side dish in my family is my carrots with maple syrup and [...]]]> 0 Pecan Pie Bar Cookies with Chocolate Chips (Gluten-Free) Mon, 10 Nov 2014 11:00:40 +0000 This entry is part 2 of 230 in the series Chocolate Mondays


Can you believe that Thanksgiving is coming up already? I swear, wasn’t it just the 4th of July?


This year with the recipe development and testing for the cookbook going on every day in my kitchen, it will be a [...]]]> 4 The Easiest and Tastiest Holiday Prime Rib! Wed, 05 Nov 2014 11:00:19 +0000 This entry is part of 7 in the series Grilling


Can you believe it is November already? It can’t be. Wasn’t it just summer? Are you ready for the holiday season? The fun and craziness is almost here and I am busy trying a new piece of equipment that might revolutionize how you [...]]]> 6 Chocolate Waffles for Breakfast or Dessert! Mon, 03 Nov 2014 05:00:08 +0000 This entry is part 3 of 230 in the series Chocolate Mondays


I had to miss last month’s Secret Recipe Club because we were traveling, but I am back and happy to introduce you to another wonderful food blog. This month I was assigned Food Ramblings written by Elizabeth. I’ve had the [...]]]> 21 Fried Cheese Fingers with Spicy Bloody Dip (Gluten-Free) Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:00:44 +0000 This entry is part 1 of 13 in the series Gourmet Garden

You know the cheese has melted when you see small drops coming out of the ends of the sticks



Happy Halloween everyone! Today, as part of the Food Network’s #FallFest, we are celebrating the greatest costume party in the nation. [...]]]> 5