spicy Archive

  • I cannot tell you how many times I have been disappointed by recipes claiming to equal the flavor of lettuce wraps at PF Changs. Everything I’ve tried has been okay, […]

    Asian Turkey Rolls

    I cannot tell you how many times I have been disappointed by recipes claiming to equal the flavor of lettuce wraps at PF Changs. Everything I’ve tried has been okay, […]

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  • A collision of three fortunate events recently occurred. First, we were hosting the Oregon Duck football game party. Second, my sister-in-law delivered half of a grass-fed cow to my freezer. […]

    Crockpot: Beef Barbacoa (aka Shredded Beef Tacos)

    A collision of three fortunate events recently occurred. First, we were hosting the Oregon Duck football game party. Second, my sister-in-law delivered half of a grass-fed cow to my freezer. […]

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  • Always a fan of the Aidells chicken sausages at Costco, I had shied away from the Habanero variety. Just figured the Mango Jalapeño was as high as my spicy meter […]

    Habanero Chicken Sausage Skillet Pasta

    Always a fan of the Aidells chicken sausages at Costco, I had shied away from the Habanero variety. Just figured the Mango Jalapeño was as high as my spicy meter […]

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  • Don’t you just love the creative options we now have for brats? The amazing amount of smoked chicken sausage varieties is fun, fun, fun. While I’m ever hopeful that our […]

    Spicy Mango Sausage Pasta Salad

    Don’t you just love the creative options we now have for brats? The amazing amount of smoked chicken sausage varieties is fun, fun, fun. While I’m ever hopeful that our […]

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  • Chipotle mayo struck again. First it was the perfect pick-me-up for a burger or turkey sandwich. Then it livened up my BLTA’s. Now it’s put zing in a totally new […]

    Chipotle Salmon Quesadillas

    Chipotle mayo struck again. First it was the perfect pick-me-up for a burger or turkey sandwich. Then it livened up my BLTA’s. Now it’s put zing in a totally new […]

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  • I’ve been on the hunt for a good black bean dip recipe for a long time and, drumroll please, I found it, baby! Or, actually it found me on Twitter. […]

    Black Bean Hummus

    I’ve been on the hunt for a good black bean dip recipe for a long time and, drumroll please, I found it, baby! Or, actually it found me on Twitter. […]

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  • I happened upon this salad at a potluck in the park. I was immediately drawn to its beauty. And, then, after digging deeper, I found that it was the total […]

    Mexican Pepper Salad

    I happened upon this salad at a potluck in the park. I was immediately drawn to its beauty. And, then, after digging deeper, I found that it was the total […]

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  • I’m a teensy bit ashamed at how long it took me to stumble upon this recipe. Turns out that I’ve had the base for an amazing Green Tortilla Soup for […]

    Green Tortilla Soup

    I’m a teensy bit ashamed at how long it took me to stumble upon this recipe. Turns out that I’ve had the base for an amazing Green Tortilla Soup for […]

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  • Back when I lived in the “hood” in suburban Sherwood, my good friend and neighbor was famous for her “verde.” She’d serve large parties her amazing slow cooked, spicy pork […]

    Turquía en Chile Verde (aka Turkey in Green Chile Sauce)

    Back when I lived in the “hood” in suburban Sherwood, my good friend and neighbor was famous for her “verde.” She’d serve large parties her amazing slow cooked, spicy pork […]

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  • Flavoricious. It’s not a “word,” but it perfectly describes Chipotle Chili Tacos. They are spicy, tangy, smokey, fragrant…yu-um. I found the inspiration for this recipe during my Weight Watchers online […]

    Chipotle Chili Tacos

    Flavoricious. It’s not a “word,” but it perfectly describes Chipotle Chili Tacos. They are spicy, tangy, smokey, fragrant…yu-um. I found the inspiration for this recipe during my Weight Watchers online […]

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