Belated Happy New Year!

Belated Happy New Year!

 

Shrimp and Polenta (or grits for you people in the south, Ha!)

Shrimp and Polenta (or grits for you people in the south, Ha!)

Polenta / Grits, whatever. So good.

 

Celebration.

Celebration.

A celebration of two different couples time together. My wife and I celebrated 7 years of marriage, and shared it with a couple together for …

 

Hot Pepper Jelly.

Hot Pepper Jelly.

Got some peppers from a friend and went a little crazy and made a really hot pepper jelly.

 

Fried Chicken and Champagne

Fried Chicken and Champagne

Fried Chicken was made for Champagne.

 

Calzones

Calzones

Calzones, using a Italian seasoned fresh sausage we made last week. Roasted tomatoes, local greens, mushrooms, mozzarella, and a goat cheese that was just a …

 

All about beets.

All about beets.

Love beets. Here roasted and quickly pickled then dressed in a bit of thyme infused olive oil, with a plain awesome goat cheese. Yum.

 

Smoked Fish Cake with Beet Salad

Smoked Fish Cake with Beet Salad

Goat Cheese and sliced roasted beets, and a cake made with smoked fish, corn, red pepper, onion, a bit of garlic and some other stuff. …

 

Smoked piggy.

Smoked piggy.

Smoked a pork shoulder, some tofu for a friend, and some fish. It was a good day.

 

Tomato Pesto pizza

Tomato Pesto pizza

Some of my favorite homemade pizza are veggie. This one has a base of Homemade Pesto, thinly sliced tomatoes, fresh mozzarella, and grated Parm.