Spaetzle

Spaetzle is an Austrian side dish that will compliment my recipe for Wiener Schnitzel. I wanted to do an Austrian dish in his honor...

Alpen Sierra offers single cups

Alpen Sierra Coffee Roasting recently expanded its operations and is now offering single cup coffee that are K-Cup compatible tailored for hospitality and professional...

Chicken & Cheese Stuffed Shells

When I was growing up, every Wednesday was pasta day. In fact, there was a popular commercial on television back then that proclaimed Wednesday...

Family at the heart of Peruvian cuisine

Peru is the land of the ancient Incans, shamans, Machu Pichu — one of the Seven Wonders of the World — and exceptional food....

Pasta Sauce

I’ve heard skiing has been awesome the last few days with the incredible snow base and the sunny days. I thought about the recent...

Simple stocks & soups

It may be spring according to the calendar, but here in the mountains we are still feeling the winter love. The snow is deep...

Steamed Mussels & Snail Butter

A visit to the East Coast to visit family and friends, is also an opportunity to eat the foods I miss from Stowe, Vt.,...

Corned Beef Hash

Every once in a while, I have to write about the most important meal of the day. Breakfast is the meal that gets you...

Tips for hiring your own chef

You live in and work in Tahoe and are too busy to cook and are planning a special occasion and want to throw a...

Jambalaya

When you come right down to it, jambalaya is a dish that is good any time of year. Let’s face it, if you were...