I have my friend Courtney Mertens to thank for this jewel. She makes it often, although she uses a different dressing. I couldn’t find the cookbook that contained the dressing recipe so I had to improvise. I like this dressing a great deal though, and I love using honey in my…well, everything. So this …click to continue Strawberry and Spinach Salad with Salt and Pepper Pecans
I get a lot of pears in the mail. I think I might have mentioned that before. I don’t eat a lot of pears unless they do land on my doorstep. I’m more of an apple person, actually. But since I get them, I have to find neat things to do with them, and …click to continue Gorgonzola Stuffed Pears
Figs. May I please see a show of hands as to who, other than myself, has very little exposure to figs outside of Newtons.
Until I made this tasty little appi, I’m not at all confident that I could say that I have actually ever eaten a fig. And, that is kind of embarrassing. …click to continue Roasted Figs, Salami, and Stilton
I have little to say about this other than I have have the ladies at Go To Girls to thank for this stunning idea. Here’s the recipe: get a nice wedge of blue cheese, pour some honey over it, sprinkle it with chopped pecans or chopped walnuts and devour it. Use crackers or …click to continue Blue Cheese and Honey…you will not believe how good this is