The Best Shake and Bake Chicken

The Best Shake and Bake Chicken The best shake and bake chicken is inspired partially by my mom. I grew up eating my mom's shake and bake chicken.  To be honest, it was a large, overcooked chicken breast covered in boxed seasoned bread crumbs.  This version of shake and bake will rock your world.  The…

Spaghetti and Meatballs Recipe

Spaghetti and Meatballs

Spaghetti and Meatballs If I could choose a last meal it would be spaghetti and meatballs.  The key to this recipe is the ricotta.  It makes the tomato sauce creamy and delectable.  These meatballs are also better than most because of the fresh herbs.  While this recipe takes time, it is worthwhile.  I promise. Recipe: Spaghetti and…

Carnitas Slow Cooked Meat

Carnitas Slow Cooked Meat I went to school in Portland, Oregon and would go to Por Que No? as often as I could.  Every time I had to get the carnitas.  Even to this day I crave their carnitas tacos. Since leaving Portland, I have attempted to recreate their amazing carnitas slow cooked meat.  This is…

Buttermilk Fried Chicken Recipe

Buttermilk Fried Chicken

Buttermilk Fried Chicken This buttermilk fried chicken recipe is a go-to in my family.  The chicken is moist, tender, and full of flavor.  The seasoning is crispy and pops in your mouth with hints of garlic powder and cayenne.  Served with a side of ranch and bbq sauce or hot sauce and blue cheese dressing,…

Banh Mi with Asian Marinated Chicken

Marinated Asian Chicken Recipe

My marinated Asian chicken recipe is a simple yet flavorful dish.  The savoriness of the fish sauce combined with the citrus notes of lime juice creates a chicken that is truly addicting.  While this chicken can easily be eaten by itself, I love to place it on fresh bread and top it with pickled vegetables…

Lasagna Recipe

Looking for a reliable, relatively easy, and tasty dish?  This lasagna recipe is where it's at!  What makes this lasagna different than others is the use of goat cheese and Italian sausage.  Every time I make it, people rave.  I say it's relatively easy because you can make it in advance, put it in the…

Bolognese Recipe Salt Lake City Utah. It's a perfect dinner for the week or for a party on the weekend.

Bolognese Recipe

Recipe: Pasta with Bolognese Ian recently made me one of my favorite dishes: pasta with bolognese. I about died and went to heaven eating his version of bolognese.  It was meaty and had plenty of depth due to the use of wine, tomato paste, and pancetta.  If you are a meat sauce fan, make this recipe.  It won't disappoint.…