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Basil Pesto

Posted on Jan 6th, 2012

Pesto is one of life's great joys.  It's delicious on pretty much anything: pasta, sandwiches, veggies... It's also super easy and fresh beats those…

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Cannellini Garlic Ricotta Dip

Posted on Oct 4th, 2013

Okay, I admit that I'm still a little obsessed with homemade ricotta cheese and keep looking for new ways to use it. I'm also a big fan of hummus. I…

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Cheese Corn Dip

Posted on Jan 31st, 2014

When I was in law school, I had a friend who was in both the law and seminary schools. So one day I didn't have anything planned for the evening, so…

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Cheese Fondue (It’s the 100th recipe up on Peaches, Please!)

Posted on Feb 5th, 2013

My mom came to visit me for Christmas this year and, since she was driving down, she asked if there was anything I wanted her to bring with her.…

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Garlic Scape Pesto with Green Onion and Pistachios

Posted on Jun 4th, 2013

The first CSA box of spring is always an exciting moment. What wonders will it contain? Will there be something I've never seen before? Will it be…

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Homemade Ricotta Cheese

Posted on Aug 13th, 2013

Ricotta Cheese. Creamy, smooshy, dreamy homemade ricotta cheese. There's nothing like it. There's certainly nothing like it sitting on the shelf at…

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Jalapeño Pimento Cheese

Posted on Mar 18th, 2014

If you ever had any doubt that I live in the South, now is the time to shed them, for today I bring you that treasure of the Southern states: Pimento…

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Old Bay Buffalo Wings

Posted on Oct 1st, 2013

As part of my prep for writing this blog post, I started looking back over old posts. I was going to start out with the whole, "I'm picky about fish"…

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Spinach Walnut Crostini

Posted on Jan 3rd, 2012

There's a series of little pasta places in Atlanta called Figo. It's the type of place where you get to pick the kind of pasta and sauce you want and…

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Steamed Artichokes with Lemon-Thyme Aoli

Posted on Feb 19th, 2014

Artichokes first appeared in my life when I was about ten years old. My brother and I were sitting at the table and my mother set down a dish of…

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Tzatziki Sauce

Posted on Jul 12th, 2011

One of my favorite parts of getting Greek food is the tzatziki sauce. The cool cucumber yoghurt mix tastes great on just about anything. It's great…

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