Archives for Garnishes

pumpkin spice walnuts

Recipe: Pumpkin Spiced Walnuts

by Michele Pesula Kuegler October 24th, 2017| Appetizers, Garnishes, Recipes
It's October, and the entire world is obsessed with pumpkin spice. Or at least so it seems. I happen to not be one of those people. I don't want pumpkin spice coffee or cereal. Sure, I like pumpkin bread and pancakes, but I'm open-minded. I'll eat them year 'round,

Parmesan Polenta Croutons

by Michele Pesula Kuegler June 29th, 2017| Garnishes, Recipes, Salads

Crispy on the outside, creamy on the inside.

As I've mentioned, our new go-to restaurant for just the two of us is The Foundry. I've also mentioned that they have my all-time favorite croutons in a recent Finally Friday column. As a fan

Recipe- Bourbon Sugar

by Michele Pesula Kuegler August 10th, 2015| Garnishes, Recipes

A sweet hint of bourbon in your coffee! This week's theme is back to school. Yep, take another peek at the title of the recipe. Bourbon sugar, back to school? Let me explain. The full theme is a back to school party. As a mom of older teens,


Woven Bacon- A Simple & Addictive Recipe

by Michele Pesula Kuegler April 13th, 2015| Garnishes, Main Dishes, Recipes, Sandwiches
For the next two weeks we'll be covering one of the most popular cooking ingredients, bacon. I am an oddity in that bacon isn't the end-all, be-all for me. It's fine, but I'm more than willing to pass on a serving of it so that someone else can have

Caramelized Orange Peel

by Michele Pesula Kuegler May 20th, 2013| Garnishes, Recipes
Yesterday we celebrated our oldest child's birthday, albeit several weeks late.  With teens playing sports, involved in clubs, and working jobs, celebrating on the actual day of the birthday is hard.  So, on the actual day we had a little cake and presents but saved the special, birthday-boy-chosen dinner