Sauces, Dressings, and Dips

Homemade tartar sauce

Homemade Tartar Sauce

Homemade tartar sauce is the way to go and I’m not kidding!  Using homemade mayo makes this tartar sauce amazing!   Use on fish…

Rosemary and Garlic Aioli

Rosemary and Garlic Aioli

Rosemary and Garlic Aioli is amazing on burgers, fish and other grilled dishes. Of course, whip up some homemade mayonnaise, and this is beyond…

Classic Homemade Mayonnaise

Classic Homemade Mayonnaise

Mayonnaise gets a bad name these day.  But seriously, though, don’t we just love it.  Make it from scratch, and you’ll never buy the…

Mornay Sauce with Gruyere

Mornay Sauce

Mornay sauce is a classic bechamel sauce with two of our favorite cheeses, Gruyere and Parmesan.  Of course, you can substitute your favorite melting…

Hot and Sweet Thai Sauce

Hot and Sweet Thai Sauce

This a wonderful sauce for serving with grilled steak…or how we really love it…with freshly steamed dumplings.  The spicy, salty, and sweets flavors are…

This balsamic vinaigrette is easy to make, and perfect on your favorite salad

Balsamic Vinaigrette

This is a classic balsamic vinaigrette, mixing the acid of the balsamic with the hint of garlic, and a touch of oregano.  Vigorous shaking…

This strawberry vinaigrette is amazing on a sashimi tuna salad...and more!

Strawberry Vinaigrette

This strawberry vinaigrette has the most wonderful flavors, that all work together, in an amazing Asian kind of way, that just bring a zing…

Texas Caviar is perfect for parties - especially the big game!

Texas Caviar

This is an awesome dish to serve at parties – especially on the big game day.   It’s easy to make, low cal (don’t…

homemade blue cheese dressing is easy and delicious

Homemade Blue Cheese Dressing

Homemade blue cheese dressing is so easy…you can make it in about 5 minutes (let it set for about an hour to really develop…

ancho red enchilada sauce

Authentic Ancho Chili Red Enchilada Sauce

Oh…this authentic Ancho red enchilada sauce is perfect for TexMex cheese, beef or chicken enchiladas.  A touch of heat that feels so good.  Use…