Category Archives: Salsa and More
Aromatic and savory, sofrito is a condiment, a sauce, and a base for many Caribbean dishes from countries such as Puerto Rico, Dominican Republic, and Cuba. In short, it is super versatile. And it is flavorful. Super flavorful. Sofrito has … Continue reading
What does to caramelize mean?
Have you tried the Mediterranean Platter at Stacey’s Ojai Coffee Roasting Company? Amazing dish. What makes it amazing to me is the Tzatziki she makes fresh daily. Tzatziki, you say. What’s Tzatziki and how do you pronounce it?
When Robert and I were in Cusco, Peru we ate at one restaurant that had bottles of green sauce on the table as a condiment. It was kind of similar to the Tabasco, Cholula and Tapatio bottles of sauce I … Continue reading
This Indian-inspired recipe is great as a dressing for grain-based salads or as a marinade. It is both vegan and gluten-free.
The inspiration for this appetizer came from my friend, Sandy S., who asked what I would serve with my grilled peach, avocado and jalapeno salsa.
This is a fresh salsa with a taste of summer barbecue. What could be better? I think I’ll serve it once with roasted jalapenos and then again with firm, fresh jalapenos sliced super thin.