(Wishing I was on the Island) Gazpacho

Article first published as (Wishing I was on the Island) Gazpacho on Blogcritics. I recently visited Aruba – and my trip inspired me to dig out an old recipe after my return. I had never been to Aruba.  In fact, I had never been in the Caribbean at all.  And now, all I can think about is … Continue reading

Pesto Pizza – tasty twist on the traditional

A meal I enjoyed at my favorite restaurant, Hudson’s, in Montrose, Ohio, inspired this pizza dish.  Garlic Scape Pesto Pasta is a new offering on Hudson’s summer menu, a delicious concoction featuring garlic scape pesto with crumbled Italian sausage and diced fresh tomato over penne pasta. Craving homemade pizza yesterday afternoon, I theorized about combinations … Continue reading