Chocolate Truffles

Easy-to-make chocolate truffles made with chocolate and cream, assorted flavors, and coated with either cocoa or chopped nuts.

Oxtail Stew

Deliciously rich oxtail stew recipe, with oxtails braised in red wine and stock, with onions, parsnips, and carrots.

Happy Shrimp Stir Fry

A favorite dish for Chinese New Year, shrimp stir-fried in a sauce of ketchup, rice vinegar, sesame oil, sugar, and broth, and served on a bed of lettuce.

How to Slice an Onion

Step by step instructions on how to safely slice onions both lengthwise, and crosswise.

How to Caramelize Onions

How to slowly caramelize onions to bring out deep, rich, sweet flavor as the natural sugars in the onions caramelize. Video included.

Apple Upside Down Cake

Upside down apple cake with caramel sauce and apple wedges in a flour cornmeal batter.

Crab Fondue

Tasty hot crab dip appetizer with lump crab meat, cream cheese, mayo, and seasonings.

Red Beans and Rice

A Southern classic, red beans cooked with smoked shanks, onions, celery, bell peppers, and spices, served over rice.

Tangerine Sorbet

So easy! Tangerine sorbet made from fresh tangerine juice, lemon juice, and sugar.

Chicken and Rice Casserole

Chicken pieces browned then baked in casserole with mushrooms, onions, garlic, rice, stock, cream, and sour cream.

Peppermint Meringue Cookies

Light and airy peppermint meringue cookies, made with egg whites, sugar, crushed candy peppermints, and optional chocolate chips.

Baked Brie

Baked brie recipe, brie cheese, topped with jam, wrapped in puff pastry or crescent roll dough, and baked until melty. Serve with crackers or apple slices.

Eggnog Ice Cream

Homemade eggnog ice cream, with egg yolks, cream, milk, sugar, and eggnog spices.

Yorkshire Pudding

Traditional Yorkshire pudding to serve with roast beef, batter of flour, salt, eggs, butter, milk, cooked in pan with roast drippings.

Crown Roast of Pork

Crown rib roast of pork with an apple and Italian sausage stuffing.

Smoked Salmon and Goat Cheese Toasts

Salmon toasts recipe with smoked salmon slices over herbed goat cheese on toasted crostini bread rounds. An easy, crowd pleasing appetizer.

Kitchen Remodel Project

Elise's parents decide to remodel their kitchen. Will their marriage survive the remodel? Stay tuned.

How to Prepare a Cheese Board

Tips and advice on how to put together a cheese plate, either as an appetizer, or an end of dinner course. How to select, store, and serve cheese. How to make a cheese board.