Gluten-Free Pappardelle with Prosciutto | Tasting Everything http://tastingeverything.com

Pork Belly: It’s Homemade Charcuterie Time!

PORK BELLY!!!!!!!!! I have pork belly. Pure excitement!!   I don’t think I’ve mentioned the awesomeness that was the birthday I got from my fabulous dude a few months ago. It’s crazy cool! He built me a charcuterie fridge. Seriously! He repurposed an old refrigerator, added some temperature controls and humidity control, and now we […]

Unbelievably simple, couldn't-be-easier thai iced coffee PLUS some of the top easy to make at home chilled best coffee ideas! | Tasting Everything

Crazy Simple Vietnamese Coffee Plus I-Need-This-Now Best Iced Coffee Recipes

  I’m moody all the morning Mourning all the night … It’s an Ella Fitzgerald kind of morning with a hefty helping of caffeine. What could be easier than Vietnamese coffee?   Simple and decadent (but totally not black coffee, for those who spotted the reference), iced Vietnamese coffee was calling my name. Definitely ridiculously, couldn’t-possibly-be-easier simple, […]

Mexico, Here We Come!!! (Looking for awesome ideas!)

  Tasting Everything is going to Mexico!!!!!!   (This is neither food nor recipe, but I just found out that we’re going to head off with some friends to Mexico for a week and I’m now stuck in party-dance mode!)   We’ll be heading to Puerto Vallarta, which is on the long list of places […]

Limoncello Day! | Tasting Everything

Limoncello in Progress! Looking for More Citrus Ideas

  Today I have my hands full working with an enormous haul of fresh lemons! It’s limoncello day, which is going incredibly well, but my arm will be falling off soon from all of the zesting of lemons that’s currently happening, so welcome to break time! Just thought it might be fun to jump on here and […]

Fresh berries for super simple raspberry ginger sauce and ridiculously easy blueberry dust! Simple garnishes for any dessert that will make you look like a pro! | Tasting Everything

Panna Cotta with Raspberry Coulis and Blueberry Dust

  Gotta love a good raspberry coulis! This is a gluten-free dessert that  was incredibly tasty, but for which I can’t really take much credit!  The recipes for the cereal milk panna cotta and the cereal crumble came straight out of Christina Tosi’s Momofuku Milk Bar cookbook.  I just made sure that the cereal I picked […]

Basic and Szechuan-Sesame Chili Oils: fun and easy ideas for DIY holiday gifts | Tasting Everything

Two Chili Oils and a Hot Sauce – Simple DIY Gift Ideas!

    As I mentioned in the last post, the time has come (“the Walrus said…,”) to use the pile of remaining peppers from the garden, and it occurred to me that these might actually be good DIY gift ideas! I decided on a first attempt at homemade hot sauce and also two different chili oils: […]

Kimchi-Inspired Fermented Hot Sauce: an easy, no-cook recipe for a unique DIY gift | Tasting Everything

Fermented Kimchi-Inspired Hot Sauce

This is the recipe for a pretty simple no-cook hot sauce with kimchi inspired flavors that I mentioned in the last post. The idea here is to keep things easy, pulsing together big flavors and then letting them sit and ferment for 12 days or so to really create something exciting to eat. Print Yum Fermented Kimchi-Inspired Hot […]

Duck Breast Red Wine Risotto with Roast Wild Mushrooms and Roast Blueberry-Ginger Sauce. A gluten-free recipe that pairs well with red wine | Tasting Everything

Red Wine Risotto, Duck Breast, Wild Mushrooms, and Winnie the Pooh

Reflections on Risotto, Duck Breast, and Winnie the Pooh. I had a great time cooking for a winery recently and I’m trying to make sure that I get all of those recipes on this site. There were two lunches that they needed catered, the catch was that every dish needed to pair with a very […]

Lemongrass and Chili Shrimp with Toasted Rice Powder

Hors d’oeuvres: Cooking Ideas for a Cool Benefit!

For the last couple of days, I’ve been working on some cooking ideas for passed hors d’oeuvres for a really cool benefit that I’m making the food for at the end of the month. It looks like it will be an amazing night of live jazz and readings for an international organization working to make education accessible […]