An easy method for toasting sesame seeds three ways: In the oven, on the stove, or in the microwave. You'll love the nutty flavor and golden brown color.  Add them to stir-frys, rice, salads, meat, fish, chicken, and even desserts!

How to Toast Sesame Seeds

An easy method for toasting sesame seeds three ways: In the oven, on the stove, or in the microwave. You’ll love the nutty flavor and golden brown color.  Add them to stir-frys, rice, salads,...

A delicious melting pot recipe that puts a Midwestern spin on a Louisiana Creole favorite, Wisconsin Style Jambalaya is packed full of tender chicken, shrimp, and regional sausage from America’s dairyland.

Wisconsin-Style Jambalaya

A delicious melting pot recipe that puts a Midwestern spin on a Louisiana Creole favorite, Wisconsin Style Jambalaya is packed full of tender chicken, shrimp, and regional sausage from America’s dairyland. Creole jambalaya, otherwise...

When you need a big, easy dinner, One Pot Cajun Pasta is all that and more. This creamy Cajun sausage pasta recipe is something you’ll want to return to again and again, just like New Orleans itself.

One Pot Cajun Pasta

When you need a big, easy dinner, One Pot Cajun Pasta is all that and more. This creamy Cajun sausage pasta recipe is something you’ll want to return to again and again, just like...

A photo of a hurricane cocktail in a clear glass.

Hurricane Cocktail

This Hurricane Cocktail is a classic recipe from the French Quarter in New Orleans. Made with two kinds of rum, three kinds of juice, and grenadine, it’s sweet, fruity, and practically required for Mardi...

A sachet bag filled with herbs, spices, and other aromatics is an easy-as-it-gets way to add flavor to simmering soups, poaching liquids, or mulled wine. Grab the kitchen twine and some cheesecloth and let’s sachet!

How to Make a Sachet

A sachet bag filled with herbs, spices, and other aromatics is an easy-as-it-gets way to add flavor to simmering soups, poaching liquids, or mulled wine. Grab the kitchen twine and some cheesecloth and let’s...

It's Mardi Gras and I'm dreaming of the wonderful, sweet scent of beignets! But why travel to New Orleans and Cafe du Monde to grab these sugary delights when you can recreate the magic in your home kitchen? Make your best cafe au lait and get ready to be covered with powdered sugar.  Don’t worry, it’s totally worth it!

Beignets

It’s Mardi Gras and I’m dreaming of the wonderful, sweet scent of beignets! But why travel to New Orleans and Cafe du Monde to grab these sugary delights when you can recreate the magic...

I can’t think of a better time to let your hair down and have a little fun; this fresh Strawberry Margarita can be the perfect way to get started. On the rocks or frozen, with a salted rim (or not), one sip of this beauty says “hello, weekend!”

Strawberry Margarita Recipe

I can’t think of a better time to let your hair down and have a little fun; this fresh Strawberry Margarita can be the perfect way to get started. On the rocks or frozen,...

A custom made Margarita Salt turns an ordinary drink into a handcrafted cocktail masterpiece, and it might give you a certain reputation for knowing a thing or two about mixology. This easy cocktail salt is just the thing for next-level Margaritas, Palomas, and Salty Dogs.

Margarita Salt Recipe

A custom made Margarita Salt turns an ordinary drink into a handcrafted cocktail masterpiece, and it might give you a certain reputation for knowing a thing or two about mixology. This easy cocktail salt...

Award-winning Homemade Cinnamon Rolls have been a family tradition passed down from baker to baker; I’m proud to share my recipe for the best made-from-scratch cinnamon rolls with cream cheese frosting you’ll ever taste.

Homemade Cinnamon Rolls

Award-winning Homemade Cinnamon Rolls have been a family tradition passed down from baker to baker; I’m proud to share my recipe for the best made-from-scratch cinnamon rolls with cream cheese frosting you’ll ever taste....

Just like a little bouquet of flowers can brighten your day, a Bouquet Garni can improve the outlook of all your favorite soups, stews, lentils, and beans.

How to Make a Bouquet Garni

Just like a little bouquet of flowers can brighten your day, a Bouquet Garni can improve the outlook of all your favorite soups, stews, lentils, and beans. You don’t really need a specific Bouquet...

Quiche Muffins are going to be your new weekday BFF: Break-fast Friend. You can even make a big batch and freeze them; they reheat in just a few minutes, in the oven or microwave. You can also leave out the crust in case you're watching carbs.

Quiche Muffins

Quiche Muffins are going to be your new weekday BFF: Break-fast Friend. You can even make a big batch and freeze them; they reheat in just a few minutes, in the oven or microwave....

When you need a homemade meal in 30 minutes or less, grab this Pizza Pasta Bake recipe. It’s Italian-American comfort food at its best, with your favorite pizza flavors in every cheesy bite. Best of all, everything goes right in one pot so cleanup is a breeze!

One Pot Pizza Pasta Bake

When you need a homemade meal in 30 minutes or less, grab this Pizza Pasta Bake recipe. It’s Italian-American comfort food at its best, with your favorite pizza flavors in every cheesy bite. Best of...

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