Category: Appetizers & Dips

barefoot contessa’s hummus

Ina strikes again! While perusing her new cookbook, Make it Ahead, the Queen’s hummus recipe jumped out at me as a must-try. The recipe is actually for Roasted Red Pepper Hummus with Sriracha, but I tend to dig my hummus pretty simple and straightforward, so I just used […]

homemade ricotta cheese

Alright y’all – finally one checked off the 2015 to-do’s! I made ricotta cheese today and it was a game-changer as I don’t think I’ll ever buy store-bought again. After tasting how amazing fresh ricotta can be at Eataly I just had to give it a go – […]

roasted garlic pumpkin seeds

Most of those close to me know that Halloween is my favorite holiday. If I could eat pumpkin spiced everything, light apple cinnamon yankee candles, and watch scary movies all year round without being a total wack-a-doo, I would. I’m 33 years old and have only missed dressing […]