Cowboy Skillet Pie

This recipe is inspired by my childhood next door neighbor, who used to host parties out of his garage. He would set up long folding tables, and everyone would come out with hot dishes, barbecue, warm rolls and amazing desserts. The adults would drink beer, and the kids would run around. I always loved that…

Orecchiette with Broccoli Rabe, Sun-Dried Tomatoes and Cannellini Beans

Often confused with broccolini and broccoli, broccoli rabe has a very different flavor.  While broccoli is sweet and broccolini is even sweeter, broccoli rabe is slightly bitter.  The flavor reminds me of a more amped up collard green or Brussels sprout, but definitely nothing like broccoli.  In fact, it is more closely related to a…

Cilantro Lime Jackfruit

This recipe is easy, fast, and extremely delicious!  It’s hard to go wrong when lime, cilantro, garlic and chipotle peppers in adobo sauce are involved.  It’s got the perfect balance of acid, sweetness, savory flavors and smokiness.  And best of all, this recipe can be incorporated into a variety of meals, whether it’s nachos, tacos,…