Summer Peach Marinated Salmon and Avocado Rice Bowl Recipe

Summer Peach Marinated Salmon and Avocado Rice Bowl Recipe | Cooking On The Weekends

Ever since I made Coconut Sticky Rice for the Ghost Pepper Jolokia Caramelized Pineapple, I've been having it at the ready, using it in meal after meal.  It's the perfect hearty, sweet vehicle capture all sorts of complementary flavors and textures.And much like the Meyer Lemon-Black Quinoa Plum and Avocado Salad … [Read more...]

15 July 4th Recipe Ideas

15 Best 4th of July Recipes | Cooking On The Weekends

* From left to right, recipe links to the above images are below. * What are you doing to celebrate the 4th of July?  More importantly, what are you eating to celebrate the 4th of July? … [Read more...]

Kerrygold Cashel Blue Grilled Peaches with Honey-Balsamic Glaze

Kerrygold Cashel Blue Grilled Peaches with Honey-Balsamic Glaze | Cooking On The Weekends

So you know how I love one-pot meals?  Well I'm learning that I also love one-fruit meals.  (I totally made that term up -- if you think of a better way to put it, please let me know.)You see, if a fruit has a pit, you can remove it and fill it with layers upon layers of ingredients, creating something beautiful … [Read more...]

Summer Grilling Recipes

Summer Grilling Recipes | Cooking On The Weekends

It's Memorial Day weekend and tomorrow is the first official BBQ day of summer.  (I just made that up.)These are some of my favorite summer grilling recipes that are perfect for casual outdoor entertaining!Click on the titles to get the delicious recipes.Top left: Spicy Grilled Sriracha Burgers with Crispy … [Read more...]

Grilled Chile-Lime Corn on the Cob Recipe and Little Something Sweet . . .

Grilled Chile-Lime Corn on the Cob Recipe and Little Something Sweet . . .  | Cooking On The Weekends

It's the little things.Sometimes it's the most simple, littliest things that can make me happy.Last week we walked out our front door, just like we had a million times before -- only this time we noticed that we had house guests.   The best, sweetest, most delightful house guests possible -- and they can stay … [Read more...]

Grilled Coffee Balsamic Flank Steak Recipe

Grilled Coffee Balsamic Flank Steak | Cooking On The Weekends www.cookingontheweekends.com

I love coffee.I love a perfect cup in the morning.I love it in my ice cream pie, and in my cookies.And now, I love it on my steak!Both the marinade and the sauce in the recipe are filled with the aromatic, deep, rich flavors of coffee.  Add a touch of sweetness and a hot grill, and you'll create an … [Read more...]

Grilled Rib Eye Steak Marinated in Asian Spices and Korean Pear

Grilled-Rib-Eye-Steak-Marinated-in-Asian-Spices and Korean Pear | cookingontheweekends.com

You know how different art mediums can be applied in different ways?  For instance, you can apply paint to a canvas in fine strokes with a brush, or use a sponge to add texture.  You can paint on cement to get a rough effect or on silk for something totally different.As you know, food is my medium.Take a Korean … [Read more...]

Sunomono Salad, Minty Popsicles, Vanilla Smoothies, and Spicy Salsa: All full of Kisses!

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Kiss melons have worked their way onto my favorite foods list.And my favorite foods list is quite exclusive. (Even if you know another food on the list, it's hard to get on, or move your way up.)A couple of weeks ago I announced my new and exciting collaboration with Sandstone Melons, and today I'm sending you … [Read more...]

Strawberry-Grape Grilled Cheese with Brie and Lemony Basil

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Sometimes I spend days creating recipes in my mind.Sometimes I spend hours, sometimes minutes, and sometimes just seconds.This one came to me almost instantly for a few reasons: I was famished. I had a craving for red grapes and brie the other day, so I had them on hand. My dad had just given me a big bag … [Read more...]

Grilled Chile-Lime Baby Corn Recipe

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"Little" means "cute," don't' you think?Babies, puppies, doll house furniture -- even a teeny tiny pencil can be cute!You're wondering:  why is she talking about all this little stuff?  Am I right?It's because of this super cute (yes, cute!) baby corn my friend Rebecca brought me from the Farmer's Market … [Read more...]