Homemade Pasta

Homemade Pasta Homemade pasta is my absolute favorite food.  I love it with ragu, meatballs, or simply with oil and parmesan cheese.  A few years ago I received a pasta maker attachment as a gift and questioned how often I would actually use it.  To my surprise, I use it frequently. In fact, this past…

Provisions

Provisions Food: Most items will exceed expectations.  Go for the pork ribs, bone marrow, and pappardelle. Service: Welcoming and attentive. Atmosphere: Relaxed with a slight upscale feel. Location: 3364 S 2300 E Salt Lake City, Utah Known for its seasonal, organic, and locally sourced food, Provisions has become more and more one of the “it” restaurants in…

Sticky Toffee Pudding

Sticky Toffee Pudding Sticky toffee pudding is my all time favorite dessert.  It has a deep caramel flavor that truly makes me swoon.  Once topped with whipped cream, it's a dessert I could eat until I went blind.  If you live in Salt Lake City, Copper Kitchen has a dessert similar to sticky toffee pudding,…

Celebrate the Bounty

Celebrate the Bounty Celebrate the Bounty is coming soon!   When: November 9th from 7-10 pm. Where: Ricos Warehouse What: A time to celebrate the bounty of Utah food from local, independent restaurants, food purveyors, and artisans.  A few establishments to look forward to include: Avenues Bistro, Even Stevens, Dough Co., Meditrina, Sage's Cafe, and…

Date Nights in Salt Lake City

Date Nights in Salt Lake City Date nights in Salt Lake City are what I look forward to each week.  Being able to spend a few precious hours with Ian, eat (hopefully) tasty food, and decompress from the work week is exactly what I want on a Friday night. The last few date nights were…

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…

Company Potatoes

Company Potatoes I grew up eating these company potatoes.  My mom would make them for the holidays or for birthday celebrations.  Considering how tasty this dish is, you would think it would be harder to make.  I actually made this as a side dish for my wedding dinner.  Everyone I make them for raves about…