Recipe for shortbread raspberry crumble bars. They are full of butter and will melt in your mouth. Perfect with a cup of tea or coffee for breakfast, as a snack or dessert.

Shortbread Raspberry Crumble Bars Recipe

Shortbread Raspberry Crumble Bars I'm a sucker for anything shortbread.  I love a butter, soft textured cookie bottom.  Combined with a fruity filling and a brown sugar oat topping, and I'm in dessert heaven. I have made these shortbread raspberry crumble bars with homemade and store bought jam.  Both of which were delicious.  While they…

Taste of The Wasatch event in Utah raising funds to fight hunger. Food from more than 50 restaurants, live music, silent auction, and beautiful scenery.

Taste of the Wasatch Event in Utah

Event: Taste of the Wasatch Interested in tasty food, live music, and supporting a good cause all at the same time?  Check out this year's Taste of the Wasatch.  It's a local event that focuses on raising funds to fight hunger in Utah. It's on Sunday, August 6th from noon-4pm at Solitude Mountain Resort.  Two…

Recipe for baked shrimp scampi includes shrimp that have been covered in butter, lemon juice, and herbs and baked.

Baked Shrimp Scampi Recipe

Baked Shrimp Scampi I love baked shrimp scampi.  But sometimes I feel as though the shrimp get lost when covered pasta.  This dish is great because you truly get to enjoy the lemony, garlic shrimp that shrimp scampi is all about.  A bonus?  It's easy.  It is a must to serve it with a side of sourdough bread to…

Restaurant review of a relatively new Salt Lake City, Utah restaurant, Laziz Kitchen. It offers Lebanese cuisine for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Such dishes as salads, wraps, stews, and dips will satisfy your Middle Eastern food cravings.

Laziz Kitchen – Lebanese Restaurant in Salt Lake City, Utah

Laziz Kitchen Restaurant Review Food: Homemade traditional Lebanese cuisine that truly satisfies.  The salad bowl and manoushe are must haves. Service: Welcoming and attentive.  No complaints. Atmosphere: Modern, plenty of light, and comfortable seating. Location: 912 S. Jefferson Street, Salt lake City, UT Extra: A rental space available for roughly 40-50 people for private events.  Wanting…

Gnocchi

Growing up, I loved eating at the Italian restaurant Michelangelo Ristorante in Salt Lake City. The dish I would always order? The gnocchi with gorgonzola sauce.  I haven't eaten at Michelangelo's for years, but I have never stopped dreaming of their truly decadent gnocchi.  Even though I've made gnocchi in the past, it had always turned out dense and…

Dulce de Leche Brownies

I made about 100 pieces of these brownies for my wedding reception. Was I a crazy bride or what?! Even after being surrounded by dulce de leche and chocolate for days, they were still one of my all time favorite desserts. You know what? They still are. Truly decadent, the dulce de leche adds a…

HSL Restaurant Review Salt Lake City

HSL Restaurant Review Food:  Some hits include seeded crackers and snap pea salad.  Avoid the fried chicken with lentils and grilled broccoli.  Seasonal ingredients are used but comes with a high price tag. Service: Attentive and helpful Atmosphere: Large open room, plenty of natural light, and a modern meets vintage feel. During warm weather, the patio is a…

One of the best coffee shops in Salt Lake City, Utah. It offers homemade pastries, gelato, and drinks.

Top 10 Favorite Places in Utah July 2017

The List... Tortas Y Jugos El Morelense The best tacos in Utah are right in your back yard.  Visit West Valley, to get an order of the al pastor tacos.  Caramelized meat, sweet pineapple, homemade salsas and fresh condiments. Roots Cafe Even though I don't usually love a big breakfast, if I'm at Roots Cafe,…