Category Archives: A Schmear

Lemon Basil “Cream” Sauce

There is nothing better when food feels like it is giving you a big hug.  Normally, bear-hug foods are typically terrible for you.  Foods in this category would be anything with thick, cheesy cream sauces, dense cookies and cakes, flaky … Continue reading

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Mock Chopped Liver

L’shana Tova! The title is probably NOT the most enticing.  I know your eyes are not bugging out of your head and you probably aren’t salivating… UNLESS you are the oddball like myself that absolutely loves a good chopped liver … Continue reading

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Nomato Sauce

No ‘matoes? No problem! You can still have a beautiful, rich and bold flavored sauce that will give you the sensation of a beautiful tomato inspired base. Let me just say that I wouldn’t normally spend the time to make … Continue reading

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Blood Orange Vinaigrette

Over the weekend I got myself a juicy, sweet blood orange.  I knew I wanted to make a dressing that was refreshing, light, sweet and tangy.  I was just waiting for that perfect ingredient to spark my creative juices.   … Continue reading

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Say CHEESE!

I was at my sister’s house and she made herself a tuna melt.  It instantly brought me back to my childhood and I couldn’t get that craving out of my head. I went to Whole Foods in search for some … Continue reading

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Persimmon Dressing/Marinade

There are many things I love about fall.  I love the changing colors of the leaves.  I love the smell of the crisp air, and I especially LOVE that you can find persimmons in the produce section of the grocery stores! … Continue reading

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Mouth Watering Marinade

Out of all the marinades that I have been playing around with, this has to be my favorite one so far! Why?  It is absolutely perfect as a marinade, dipping sauce, salad dressing, cooking sauce, etc. It is a little … Continue reading

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