Avocado, Beet and Pixie Tangerine Salad Recipe

Avocado, Beet and Pixie Tangerine Salad Recipe | cookingontheweekends.com

Like this salad, I’m going to keep it simple today. This morning I took advantage of having a gorgeous avocado, a few vibrant Ojai Pixies from Melissa’s Produce, and beautiful roasted beets in my kitchen.  I thought their colors would be stunning together on a bright white plate., and I knew their flavors and textures […]

40+ of the Best Citrus Recipes!

30+ Best Citrus Recipes | Cooking On The Weekends

Be it a Pixi tangerine, a Ruby grapefruit, or a big, plump Sumo, I love juicy, sweet, perfectly ripe winter citrus as much as I do a plum pulled right from its tree in the summer. My absolute favorite way to eat citrus is simply peeled and out of hand.  That said, there are so […]

Honey Jalapeño Citrus Salad Recipe

Honey Jalapeño Citrus Salad Recipe | Cooking On The Weekends

Okay, so maybe it’s more a stack of citrus, than it is a salad.  Whatever you want to call it, it’s beautiful and bursting with the fresh sweet, tangy flavors of seasonal winter citrus. by

12 Most Popular Recipes of 2013

12 most popular receips of 2013 | Cooking On The Weekends

Is there anyone who likes traffic? Where I live in Los Angeles, I-405, I-10, I-101, you name it, and it’s full of traffic most of the time.  Nobody likes it!  Ever! There is one place though, where I actually LOVE traffic.  You heard me . . . LOVE! Right here, my friends — on Cooking […]

Creamy Cranberry Balsamic Salad Dressing Recipe

Creamy Cranberry Balsamic Salad Dressing Recipe | Cooking On The Weekends

Do you still have leftover Thanksgiving cranberry sauce? Did you make the oh-so-yummy Spiced Cranberry Sauce Corn Muffins?  They promise to be a treat, especially warmed up with a dab of butter. I made the muffins and still had cranberry sauce to spare, so used it to whip up this delicious, rich and creamy salad […]

30 Sweet & Savory October Apple Recipes

Crimson Gold Apples | Cooking On The Weekends

I’m thinking of starting National Port Glazed Manchego Figs and Prosciutto with Beet Pickled Eggs Day.  Kidding!  (I mean, could it be any more bizarre and specific!?) I just find it so funny that these days there’s a special day, week or month to celebrate just about every food in the world (i.e., National Nutella Day, […]

Sesame Orange Steak Salad Recipe

Sesame Orange Steak Salad Recipe | Cooking On The Weekends

I’ve said it before, and I’ll say it again — for me, creating a plate of food is often like creating a painting.  It’s the fine art I’ve chosen in life. It began with a new, pretty golden-orange bowl and super flavorful, leftover steak. Next, varying shades of green, beautifully textured lettuce and vibrant, shiny […]

Ponzu-Marinated Watermelon Cucumber Recipe

Ponzu-Marinated Watermelon Cucumber Recipe | Cooking On The Weekends

The first time I laid eyes on these Watermelon Cucumbers from Melissa’s Produce, I thought they were teeny-tiny watermelons.  (Go figure.)  At first glance they’re super cute — and when you take a closer look, maybe even slice one in half, they’re truly exquisite.  A more vibrant green inside than other cucumber varieties, and a […]

It’s Hatch Chile Season: Hatch Chile Tequila Chicken Tostada Recipe

Hatch Chile Tequila Chicken Tostada Recipe | Cooking On The Weekends

It’s time to celebrate Hatch chile season! It officially began this week and you’ll start finding them in stores today! Hatch chiles are a prized New Mexican chile and are only available in August and September.  These Southwestern chiles are grown in the Mesilla Valley, where the sunlight is intense and and the nights are […]

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