Tag Archives: sour cream

Louis Louis Louis LouEYE (Sauce)

We recently spent a week in Arizona, and were able to meet up with some good friends from back east, who were also out and about and exploring. And, as it often happens when  we get together with friends, whether … Continue reading

Posted in Salad Dressings | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A New Take on an Old Sauce

One of my all-time favorite sauces for steak, chops, lamb, burgers, other sammiches, you name it, is the barefoot contessa’s horseradish sauce. It is wicked simple to toss together, uses no funky or hard to find ingredients, and is simply … Continue reading

Posted in Sauces/Jellies/Condiments | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Mexican Street Corn – at Home

Sooo… Is this a side dish? An appetizer? A snack? “All of ’em, Katie!” This wicked simple (and wicked tasty) take on the corn on the cob you can get from street vendors here in Chicago (and, I am guessing, … Continue reading

Posted in Appetizers/Munchies, Veggies | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Snoop Dogg’s Tartar Sauce

One of our favorite new shows this season has been Martha & Snoop’s Potluck Dinner Party on VH1. Each week, Martha Stewart and Snoop Dogg gather a couple of friends, make some cocktails, and cook based on a theme – … Continue reading

Posted in Sauces/Jellies/Condiments | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Spaghetti Lasagna

At first glance, long time readers of this here food blog thing-y are gonna be saying: “Wait! Isn’t that Johnny Mazetti Spaghetti? What’s it doing here on a Monday? Parfait! posts are on Fridays!” But, no. This is not, in … Continue reading

Posted in Pasta | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Parfait! Vichyssoise

Yep. I am going there. It is hot. It is sticky. My solution? Cold. Potato. Soup. Loaded with sour cream and heavy cream, but still, a touch lighter than my earlier versions – mebbe it’s the chicken stock. Still also … Continue reading

Posted in Soup/Stew | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Tres Leches Lemon Cake

I got this recipe in an email from the nice folk at Kraft and, since my husband loves him a citrus dessert, knew I would have to make it. The thing is… the Kraft folk called for making this as … Continue reading

Posted in Dessert | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Besterer! Southwestern Ranch Dressing/Dip/Sauce

So, YEH, I realize that close to three years ago or so, I posted  about the “Best” ranch dressing – and, YEH, it WAS, AT THE TIME. But, now? I’ve been on the hunt for a mostly REAL, no extra … Continue reading

Posted in Salad Dressings, Sauces/Jellies/Condiments | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Creamy Grape Salad

We were down at my mom-in-law’s for the holidays, and she was sharing some recipes she had come across while sorting stuff. Note: for more of mom’s recipes, see The Doris Project on this here web thing-y. Anywho, mom was … Continue reading

Posted in Fruit, Salad | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Parfait! Beef Stroganoff

September arrived feeling a lot more like August, at least around about here; but I know the cooler weather is coming, and what better way to warm up a cool evening than a rich, satisfying batch o’ Beef Stroganoff? It … Continue reading

Posted in Beef, Parfait! | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment