Yam Pie with Maple Creme Anglaise

Crust – gluten free 1 bag of gluten free ginger snap cookies 3 Tbsp. brown sugar 3-4 Tbsp. butter, melted Pie Filling Arrange a rack in the middle of the oven and heat to 425°F. Place the yams directly on the oven rack on a piece of foil, as it will ooze. Bake the yams…

Shrimp Alla Fede with Pea Risotto

Quick shrimp recipe that works great with this creamy risotto, rice, potatoes, or grits! Easily modified to suit your tastes too.

Chili. Smoky, savory, hot peppery…or not…your call.

I told you about our butcher who smokes his own meats in my recipe for Smoked Balsamic & Rosemary Pork Chops, well, here comes another recipe that uses both his smoked andouille sausage and his ground beef/pork blend.  Of course, any recipe can be made with meat that is not smoked and will be just…

Lemon Curd

To me, a curd is lumpy, but not this recipe for traditional lemon curd. This is smooth and lemony without being overly tart. It is great on desserts, cookies, waffles and in hot tea (try it!). It is quite nice to have on hand and can be added to sauces for a citrus kick or in your salad dressings. It is also rather tasty from a spoon.