Oven Fried Chicken Legs

Chicken legs? When I was a kid we ate chicken about every week, usually fried. My two sisters and I each had our own pieces that we ate whenever chicken was served. I loved the drumstick, Middle Sis loved the thigh, and Big Sis got …

Who Makes the best Hot Dogs

The best hot dog I have had recently is the Sinai Kosher hot dogs. They are huge and juicy when you bite into them. I grew up eating Nathan’s hot dogs at Coney Island, lathered with mustard and topped off with sauerkraut. Of course, the …

Recipe Spaghetti Carbonara

Spaghetti alla carbonara is a Roman favorite and probably the quickest and easiest pasta dish you could ever make. If you do not have spaghetti you could use another long pasta shape such as linguine, fettuccine etc. There really are not many ingredients but they …

Recipes Tomato Pie

The final days of summer welcome cooler nights and a bountiful tomato harvest, making late summer and early fall the perfect time of year to savor a piping hot tomato pie. If you can find fresh heirloom tomatoes (such as Cherokee Purples) at your local …

Recipes Indian Chicken Curry

KOFTA CURRRY Kofta ia a Middle Eastern and South East Asian dish made by adding spices to minced meat and shaping into balls ready for cooking. This particular dish uses a good blend of Indian spices including Garam Masala which is a mixture of assorted …

Muffaletta Muffoletta Muffuletta Sandwich

MuffalettaServes 4 hungry people. A Muffaletta (or Muffuletta or even Muffoletta!) is a sandwich said to originate from The Central Grocery Story in New Orleans, Louisiana and is a wonderful example of tasty, rustic food that takes its roots from a working class background.  There …

What are Roma Tomatoes

Roma tomatoes are a paste tomato, though these days they are used more frequently as an all purpose tomato.  Paste tomatoes are generally firmer and less juicy than what would be considered a slicing tomato, such as a Beefsteak variety.  Roma tomatoes, as with most …

Recipe Spaghetti Carbonara

One of the easiest pasta menu would be Carbonara! Not many restaurants have Carbonara on their menu unless you go to a real Italian restaurant and it is quite popular. If you love creamy and cheesy, this is a dish you definitely want to try …