Tag: thyme

Cream of Mushroom soup with Marsala

Cream of Mushroom soup with Marsala

In the early 1900s there was a chemist Kikunae Ikeda who discovered a fifth taste we have inside our mouths called umami–now mind you there may be more tastes inside our mouths, but that’s a WHOLE ‘nother story and longer blog. In 1908 Ikeda produced […]

Drunken Chicken Pate

Drunken Chicken Pate

The reasons why I created this recipe … ease, taste, and storage. Ease … the best thing about chicken livers is you can find them in most super markets; unlike other poultry livers. Trust me; I have tried. The other great reason why to make […]

Cream of asparagus soup with lemon and thyme

Cream of asparagus soup with lemon and thyme

We always have a barrel tasting event at the winery right before the summer season hits and smack dab in the middle of asparagus season; I have been making this soup for years. My favorite part of this recipe is every time I order the asparagus […]