Citrus Biscotti

Biscotti is Italian for “twice baked”. This style of classic cookie has its dough first baked as logs, which are then sliced and pieces are baked again.

Blushing Lemonade

This recipe is reminiscent of one of my favorite summer experiences.

Banana-Mango Bread

Ripe mangos and bananas blend beautifully to render quick bread loaves that give new meaning to bliss.

May’s Best Strawberry Cake

Once upon a time, in the early days of Melting Pot Tours, I was gifted with a 3-pack of fresh strawberries that inspired one of the best strawberry cakes ever.

Spicy Coffee-Rubbed Grilled Steak

If you, or those you love, love steak … do I have a recipe for you. This earthy blend will have your diners coming back and asking for more!

Green Smoothie, Celebrity Style

If you know me, I not only love spotting celebrities, but also spotting where and what they eat. This green smoothie is the stuff of stars.

Apricot-Aleppo-Glazed Chicken Thighs

When I write about something, I always like to recall when I first fell in love with that something. I recall now, when I was first introduced to Aleppo pepper.

Spiced Chocolate Soufflés

At the onset of each new year, while most normal people resolve to eat less sweets and avoid calories … I always crave chocolate cake.