Category: Food

Picadillo

Picadillo This is a Cuban dish which is basically Cuban chili over rice.  I know that sounds…

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Cilantro Lime Rice

Cilantro Lime Rice This is a great side to accompany any dish of hispanic origin.  It is…

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Beef Stew

Beef Stew During these cold days of Winter, there is nothing like a hearty beef stew with…

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Breakfast Meats

  Breakfast Meats Bacon – American bacon (from the underbelly of the pig) is smoked and cured. Pancetta…

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Pineapple

Pineapple The pineapple is a tropical fruit considered the “King” of fruits because it is associated as…

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Pesto

Pesto Nothing expresses the flavors of Summer more then fresh basil from the garden.  Basil is in…

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Mussels

Mussels Marinara If you ever see PEI Mussels, that simply means they come from Prince Edward Island…

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Verona Inn

Verona Inn The Verona Inn is everything you want in a small town tavern.  Casual dining, indoor…

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New Year’s Day Lentils

Lentils In many cultures, its good luck to eat lentils, especially on New Year’s Day.  The reason…

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Sunday Gravy

Sunday Gravy Sunday Gravy, meat sauce, or, the “Red Lead” as the character Tony Soprano used to…

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Chili

Chili Chili is without doubt a classic American dish. More specifically, an American Southwestern dish. It has…

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Artichokes

Artichokes The Artichoke (Cynara Scolymus) has been around for thousands of years.  Today, artichokes are generally grown in…

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