Foil-Wrapped Trout

A few friends were going back-country camping to fish some of the higher lakes; we ended up getting into a pretty funny conversation. I’m...

Curry Paste

My vegetarian friend told me she loves curry. Being nosy, I like to find out the reason why people are vegetarians. Don’t get me...

Shepherd’s Pie

I have had a love-hate relationship with exercise since I had my hip replaced and ongoing problems with my knee. After a hike that...

Cornish Hen Marinade

When I was a kid, my mom would have fancy parties for her and my dad’s friends. They were was always a huge deal...

Brown Butter

During these Dog Days of summer, I thought we’d do something simple. People seem to want to relax and not worry about anything. Directions...

Monte Cristo

While going on a walk with friends one night, we started talking about food and breakfast versus lunch; the Monte Cristo sandwich came up....

Orzo Salad

It’s summer and time for a lighter meal. This salad is great to serve on a warm night when you just don’t feel like...

Huevos Rancheros

When I wrote the recipe for Fruit Salsa in the last edition (available at TheTahoeWeekly.com), I mentioned using it for lunch and dinner items,...

Fruit Salsa

Fruit Salsa is a great summertime treat and you can vary the fruits to suit your taste. Also, if you use more of one...

Antipasto Platter

I was just back on the East Coast and had to attend a few large gatherings. One of the prerequisites for any large get-together...