Scrumptious Sides

Wild Mushrooms with Shallots and Garlic

Wild Mushrooms with Shallots and Garlic

Wild Mushrooms with Shallots and Garlic really are the perfect side dish, they are also an amazing topping to a perfectly grilled steak or…

How To Make Black-Eyed Peas with Bacon and Tomatoes

How to Make Black-Eyed Peas with Bacon and Tomatoes

How to Make Black-Eyed Peas with Bacon and Tomatoes shows you how to make this iconic Southern New Year’s Eve/Day traditional dish that is…

How to Make Swedish Meatballs

How to Make Swedish Meatballs

Swedish Meatballs have always been a favorite of ours, especially when we our throwing a party.   Every time we serve these at a…

Roasted Root Vegetables with Herbs

Roasted Root Vegetables and Herbs

Roasted Root Vegetables with Herbs is just so simple, earthy, and truly comforting.   Use whatever root veggies you can find, but I just…

These maple braised carrots are amazing with a combo of sweetness of maple combimed with shallots, black pepper and fresh parsley

How to Make Maple Glazed Carrots

How to Make Maple Glazed Carrots are braised in pure maple syrup, along with shallots, butter, black pepper, a pinch of salt, and finished…

How to Make Cornbread, Sausage and Cranberry Dressing

How to Make Cornbread, Sausage and Cranberry Dressing

How to Make Cornbread, Sausage and Cranberry Dressing shows you how to make one of the best dressings in the world.  The sage sausage…

Maple Orange Cranberry Sauce

Maple Orange Cranberry Sauce

This Maple Orange Cranberry Sauce is absolutely the perfect addition to your holiday table.   I’ll honestly say I’ve never been a big fan…

German Spaetzle and Cheese

German Spaetzle and Cheese

German Spaetzle and Cheese is pure German comfort food.  Making the spaetzle (which is German for “little sparrows”) is really a lot of fun….

Panzanella (Bread and Tomato Salad)

Panzanella (Tomato and Bread Salad)

Panzanella (Tomato and Bread Salad) is the perfect warm weather salad, especially when tomatoes are in peak season.  Panzanella is a Italian dish originating…

French Gratin Potatoes (Dauphinoise)

French Gratin Potatoes (Dauphinoise)

These French Gratin Potatoes (Dauphinoise) are one of our all-time favorites.  Leave it to the French to take some of the simplest ingredients and…