Hot Mushroom Pastry

This recipe and photos were provided by Sally Roeckell of Table and Dish and were originally published at 365Barrington.com. This is one of my favorite do-ahead appetizers that you can freeze and simply place on your cookie sheet and pop into the oven as guests arrive. I’ve been making it for almost 20 years. The recipe was given to me...
Sweet Potato Gnocchi

This recipe and photos were provided by Sally Roeckell of Table and Dish and were originally published at 365Barrington.com. What is your favorite holiday side dish? If you said sweet potatoes, you’re in the right place! Whether you’re a fan of sweet and gooey or you choose crispy and savory, there’s a sweet potato dish for you. It seems, at...
Beef Tenderloing with Yukon Potatoes and Asparagus

Cooking for the holidays can seem like a big undertaking. From centerpiece meats to staple side dishes to delicious desserts, it can feel as though you need an industrial-style kitchen to prepare a true holiday meal. I'm here to tell you that that's simply not the case. With the right recipes and proper timing, you...
Risotto with Peas and Goat Cheese

This recipe and photos were provided by Sally Roeckell of Table and Dish and were originally published at 365Barrington.com. Don’t you love when one dinner can stretch into two?  I'm not talking about leftovers of the same meal, but a different meal with basically the same ingredients, plus or minus a few pantry staples. Today I’m talking about how to...
Sheet Pan Supper: Pork Chops with Sweet Potato and Pepper Jelly Glaze

This recipe and photography was provided courtesy of local cookbook author and chef, Carla Snyder. Learn more about Carla and discover her recipes at Ravenouskitchen.com. Pork really is what’s for dinner. Especially tasty are the sweet potatoes and gingery pear roasted up on the side, pleasing kids of all ages. If you haven’t tried them, thicker cut...

This recipe and photography was provided courtesy of local cookbook author and chef, Carla Snyder. Learn more about Carla and discover her recipes at Ravenouskitchen.com. Devilishly good, this chicken dish is one of my family’s favorite weeknight sheet pan dinners. A little bacon crisps up and renders porky goodness to Brussels sprouts, while the mustard creates a...