Orzo salad

Orzo salad

Healthy, delicious, colorful, great aroma, amazing mouth feel–hard to believe that you can get that all in one simple dish. Well, here’s that dish! Orzo (which literally means “barley” in Italian), which also goes by the name risoni, is a form of short cut...
How about a collar or two?

How about a collar or two?

You might be asking what are collars?  Just like a shirt has a collar, so do fish, it’s a cut along the clavicle, right behind the gills of the fish. The cut is anchored to the collarbone, behind the head of the fish, the collar runs from the top to bottom...
Cioppino

Cioppino

Cioppino Considered by many foodies to be the signature dish of San Francisco, Cioppino is a wonderful seafood stew that is perfect for entertaining over the summer. Particular seafood ingredients tend to be the “catch of the day,” but one thing is certain, a really...
Summer Kahala Caprese Sandwich

Summer Kahala Caprese Sandwich

OK, don’t let the simplicity of this light lunch or dinner sandwich fool you! If you have been following my recipes for a while now, you know I’m all about fresh, seasonal ingredients that have little to no additives and wholesome foods that take minutes to prepare...