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Mom’s Caraway Brussels Sprouts

Mom’s Caraway Brussels Sprouts

My goodness Brussels sprouts have hit every restaurant menu … roasted, shaved, fried … you name it. Though to me the classic Brussels sprout recipe is the one that I grew up with. It’s pretty simple, and what I like the best is that the […]

Fig caviar

Fig caviar

One of my favorite memories of my childhood was my grandparent’s huge mission fig tree. My grandmother had made a little play area under the shade of the tree for her grandchildren. She had found a small old iron stove and put it under it […]

Poached pear arugula salad with hazelnut

Poached pear arugula salad with hazelnut

My sister Carrie turned me onto the wonders of hazelnut oil and arugula. Seriously, all you have to do is mix the two together for something fun to top a sandwich or use as a side dish. Did you know that in other countries arugula […]

Firecracker shrimp

Firecracker shrimp

These appetizers get their name from the fact when they are fried they look like an old-fashioned firecracker. I’ve been making these for a while, especially once my nieces discovered that they loved shrimp. Now the pairing with the Taco Shop Avocado Sauce http://auntmomos.com/taco-shop-avocado-sauce/ was a […]