Coconut Curried Smashed Potato Stew Recipe

Curried Smashed Potato Stew Recipe -- In a warm coconut sauce filled with aromatic curry spices, creamy, buttery textured Dutch Yellow Potatoes have never been better!

In a warm coconut sauce filled with aromatic curry spices, the rich and creamy, buttery textured Dutch Yellow Potatoes have never been better!As I've told you before, my recipe inspiration comes from all over -- anything from the produce that’s in season and the temperature outside, to the mood I’m in and flavors I’m … [Read more...]

Spicy Serrano Tomato Preserves Recipe

Spicy Serrano-Tomato Preserves

I was just about to say that I can't believe summer is half over, when I realized how much more delightful it would be if I said how great it was that we have half of the summer left.  We have half of the summer left!  There you have it.Tomatoes scream summer.  Especially if you can grab one off a vine in your … [Read more...]

Spicy Quick Pickled Broccoli

Spicy Quick Pickled Broccoli | cookingontheweekends

I loved family dinner parties at my grandparents' house.My perception as a little girl, was that my grandparents were fancy.No matter what the occasion, Christmas Eve or a typical weekend evening, the table was set much like that in the upstairs dining room in Downton Abbey. Okay, so my grandparents didn't use … [Read more...]

Spiced Tortilla Chip Crusted Pork Chop Recipe with Avocado-Lime Sauce {Gluten-Free}

Spiced Tortilla Chip Crusted Pork Chop Recipe with Avocado-Lime Sauce | cookingontheweekends.com

My youngest son goes to his art class twice a week.  It's a long class, and it's full with friends he goes to school with, two of which are his best friends who sit on either side of him.The scene looks like a party -- one that he might have planned himself.  Though when I enter the art studio, he's in his own … [Read more...]

Ghost Pepper Jolokia Caramelized Pineapple with Coconut Sticky Rice

Ghost Pepper Jolokia Caramelized Pineapple with Coconut Sticky Rice | Cooking On The Weekends

Hot! We're talking H-O-T! We're talking very H-O-T! Ghost Jolokia peppers are said to be 300 times hotter than Jalapeños.  That's 300 times!  They are at the top of the list of the hottest peppers in the world!When Melissa's Produce sent me Ghost Pepper Jolokia Hot Sauce for recipe testing, I wasn't quite sure … [Read more...]

Spicy Mayan Hot Chocolate with Red Savina Habanero Peppers

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This is one hot chocolate that I would not serve to my kids.Oh no -- this fiery H-O-T-hot chocolate is for the grown-up palate only.Melissa’s Red Savina Habanero is one of the hottest chile peppers in the world!In the world!And it's this pepper that makes this hot chocolate unique and so delicious. The … [Read more...]

Spicy Sriracha Spaghetti and Meatballs Recipe

Spicy Sriracha Spaghetti and Meatballs

I've been all about sharing fresh-from-the-garden fruit and vegetable recipes this summer, which I love -- however, don't we all crave warm comfort foods year-round?I certainly do!  (Food is often more about one's mood, than the season!)And guess what?!  These sweet, spicy, succulent meatballs are lovely with … [Read more...]

Spicy Grilled Sriracha Burgers with Crispy Shallots and Ginger-Chile Aioli

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Do you remember the delicious Miso Marianted Black Cod I made for my dad's birthday last year?  You might also recall the Creamy Miso Noodle Soup we made recently that was inspired by his love of Japan.  (And no, we're not having a quiz! ;-))As you can tell, my dad quite likes foods with an Asian vibe.  (Me too!) … [Read more...]