Mediterranean Style Beef Short-ribs Stew

 

 This boneless short-ribs stew is a hearty, comfort food with really great flavors and the meat is very tender.  The first time I tried to make Mediterranean inspired stew, I wanted to be exotic so I used my favorite cut of beef; the ribeye.  It was extremely flavorful, however, it was a bit greasy.  I…

Leftover Salmon and Vegetables with Penne Pasta

 

 Have you ever wondered what to do with leftover food?  Sometimes day two of eating it is just boring, right?  That’s exactly what happened with my salmon and vegetables.  And then inspiration hits me.  I whipped out pasta from the pantry, the leftover wild salmon, broccoli, cauliflower, spinach and asparagus and this simply delicious, incredibly flavorful…

Baked Salmon with Roasted Potatoes and Onions

 

 This salmon and potatoes is a flavorful one-dish meal that is quite easy to make.  Great for any weeknight or weekend dinner. The roasted potatoes are tender on the inside with a nice crunch on the outside.  The curry dry rub makes this fish tasty – the curry flavor is not overpowering.  The salmon is also…

Curry Flavored Dry Rub

 

 Looking for a quick and easy way to prep your meats without having to do a lot of chopping fresh ingredients? A dry rub is the answer; at least that is my opinion.  Mixing up a select combination of different dry spices takes a minute or so and if done correctly, the rubs pack a…

Refreshing Watermelon Margarita

 

 Every now and then, I love to drink and serve a really great cocktail.  Fresh in-season fruits are a must and using them makes me pretend the drink is healthy – well yes, it’s kinda if you don’t overdo the intake.  Fruity cocktails are great in the summertime.  This recipe is easy to make so it’s…

Grilled Rib Eye Steak

 

 Summertime is a great opportunity to enjoy a char-grilled rib eye steak.  It is the favorite cut of steak in my household – it is so tender and perhaps the most delicious cut of steak due to a higher fat content.  I usually dry-rub most of my steaks, but for this recipe, I decided to add…

Strawberries, Avocado, Dragon Fruit Smoothie

 

 An easy, quick and naturally sweetened smoothie that is thick-ish in texture  Great for breakfast after an amazing workout.  I usually make this twice a week for breakfast after my workout.  It fills you up – you won’t be hungry. Print Course Breakfast, Drinks Keyword Avocado, Dragon Fruit, Fruit, Smoothie,, Strawberry Prep Time 2 minutes Servings…