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Guest Bagels

Homemade bagels should not just be a treat for house guests! I need to make these more often. A little more time consuming than pretzels, since they need over night rise time, but they will last a week in a bag on your counter or in the freezer. I made …

Pesto time in the Front Range

Have a ton of basil and have no idea what to do? Your garden is exploding and it means pesto time is here! Pesto Yields 1 cup 2+ cups basil leaves 1/2 c pine nuts 2-3 cloves of garlic 1/2 c olive oil 1/2 c shredded hard cheese (pecorino romano …

Grilled Pizza

I love pizza. Pizza right from the oven is such a treat, but pizza off the grill is even better! Build your pizza on some fresh dough that has been stretched into something that looks like a circle or rectangle. Make your own dough or pick some up at the …

Eat like a German!

It is HOT out today! Preparing the polenta this morning so I can go for the grill, tonight! Eat like a German (or Northern Italian or Austrian)! When the it is too hot inside – Grill up some polenta and sausages!