~ Starters ~

smoky shrimp, hearts of palm and roasted red pepper dip

Smoky Shrimp, Hearts of Palm & Roasted Red Pepper Dip

Knorr Homestyle Stock: Butternut Squash, Chevre & Sage Dip

Perfect One Dish Dinners: Baked Camembert w/ Cranberry Orange Relish

Eater rating: 4.3 / 5  4.33
Sriracha-Peach Chicken Wings

Super Easy Sriracha-Peach Chicken Wings

So good they'll make you forget your football team is losing...
Eater rating: 4.7 / 5  4.66
Brunswick Stew

Virginia-Style Brunswick Stew

Warm, hearty and comforting. Perfect for a chilly winter day!
Eater rating: 4.0 / 5  4
Cheesy Potato, Broccoli & Piquillo Pepper Soup

Cheesy Potato, Broccoli & Piquillo Pepper Soup

Eater rating: 4.5 / 5  4.5
Smokey White Bean and Ham Soup

Smokey White Bean and Ham Soup

Waaaaay better than Campbell's
Eater rating: 4.4 / 5  4.42
Sea Scallop Sandwiches

Sensational Sea Scallop Sandwiches

Eater rating: 4.8 / 5  4.84
Nectarine and Chevre Crostini

Zesty Nectarine & Chevre Crostini

Just a quick bite
Eater rating: 4.5 / 5  4.465
Peach & Goat Cheese Salad

Peach & Goat Cheese Salad

Do not underestimate peaches and goat cheese
Eater rating: 4.4 / 5  4.445
Small Quiches

Mini Quiche: WAY Better than a Ham Sandwich

Quiche my arse.
Eater rating: 4.7 / 5  4.65
Grits and Grillades

Happy Untraditional Thanksgiving… Several Days Late

Grits & Grillades
Eater rating: 4.3 / 5  4.32
Soup in a pumpkin

S.I.P. (Soup in a Pumpkin)

Topped with good stuff
Eater rating: 4.5 / 5  4.48
Turkey larb

Turkey Larb (aka Thai Sloppy Joes)

On Napa cabbage
Eater rating: 4.5 / 5  4.52
Watermelon bowls

Summertime in a Cup… a Watermelon Cup

Fun for the whole family
Eater rating: 4.6 / 5  4.585
Baked Polenta

Smooth and Dreamy Baked Polenta

Almost as cheesy as we are
Eater rating: 4.6 / 5  4.6
bacon-wrapped turkey breasts with jalapeno

It’s…. BACON! (and a bunch of other stuff)

the whole enchilada
Eater rating: 4.6 / 5  4.62
Green Pasta w/ Tomato Sauce

This Just In: Tomato Soup Makes Great Pasta Sauce

And it was tasty
Eater rating: 4.2 / 5  4.175
3 Cheese Grilled Cheese

3 Cheeses Oozing from a Crusty Artisan Jalapeno Loaf

is that oozing cheese or are you just happy to see me?
Eater rating: 4.5 / 5  4.475
Black Bean Soup

Leftover Chicken? Make a Soup.

Then pile on the goodies
Eater rating: 4.4 / 5  4.44
Cheese Sliders

Many Mini Comfort Foods

Cheese Sliders aka Mini Cheeseburgers
Eater rating: 4.4 / 5  4.4215
Traditional Black Eyed Peas

The Johns are Hopping

fresh, zesty, some would say lucky
Eater rating: 4.3 / 5  4.286
thai salad

Spicy Thai Jicama Salad

Hope you like fresh jalapeno
Eater rating: 4.4 / 5  4.35
Thai Chicken Soup

Spicy Thai Chicken Soup

Spicy, brothy, and immune-buildingly delicious
Eater rating: 4.3 / 5  4.325
Chicken and Sausage Gumbo

And The Winner Is… Gumbo!

Chicken and Sausage Gumbo
Eater rating: 4.6 / 5  4.6
Edamame dip

Edamame, Herb Chevre, and Roasted Garlic Dip

Edamame and Goat Cheese Dip
Eater rating: 4.5 / 5  4.5
Navy Bean and Kale Soup

A Rustic Bean, Kale, and Turkey Soup

A smokey navy bean and kale soup
Eater rating: 4.3 / 5  4.25
Photo of Italian Tuna and Avocado Antipasta

Italian Tuna and Avocado Antipasto

Italian Tuna and Avocado Antipasto
Eater rating: 4.4 / 5  4.395
Southwest Bulgur Salad

Spicy Southwest Bulgur Salad

A spicy southwest bulgur salad
Eater rating: 4.4 / 5  4.37
Cheese Stuffed Bread

A Picnic with a View

Stuffed bread with avacado, sun-dried tomatoes, and pepperoni
Eater rating: 4.6 / 5  4.625
Serrano Ham and Kiwi Bruschetta

A Tale of Two Bruschettas

Serrano Ham and Kiwi Bruschetta
Eater rating: 4.6 / 5  4.60395
Blackberry and Smoked Fish Tarts

Savory Summer Tarts (Wahoo!)

Blackberry and Smoked Wahoo Tarts
Eater rating: 4.5 / 5  4.475
Carnita Low Carb Nachos

Carnitas Hors D’Oeuvre with Tomatillo Salsa

Carnitas Horderves with Tomatillo Salsa
Eater rating: 3.2 / 5  3.15
Balsamic Thyme Baked Salmon

Balsamic Thyme Marinated Baked Salmon w/ Bleu Cheese and Cauliflower Soup

Balsamic Thyme Marinated Baked Salmon
Eater rating: 4.4 / 5  4.43
Broccoli and Cheddar Soup

Broccoli and Cheddar Soup, Marinated Pork Tenderloin, and Baby Field Greens

Broccoli and Cheddar Soup
Eater rating: 4.0 / 5  3.98

Chicken and Smoked Sausage Gumbo

Thai-influenced Chicken Soup

Valdeon Bleu with Caraway String Cheese

Humboldt Fog