Category Archives: Sea Salt

Lindsay Landis and Taylor Hackbarth

Mini Chicken-Ricotta Phyllo Pies

The holidays are all about entertaining. The key is making it look easy while actually having it be effortless. That means quick and fancy-seeming appetizers, much like these little bundles of joy. Inspired by Greek spanakopita (or spinach phyllo pie), … Continue reading

Posted in Crushed Red Pepper, Holiday, Lemon Peel, Love & Olive Oil, Marjoram, Sea Salt | 1 Comment

Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Panko Herbs de Provence Sprinkle

As a chef, I feel like it’s my duty to expose people to new kinds of foods and change some of their preconceived notions about food. Take my uncle, for example. Last year we were in Chicago for the week … Continue reading

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Lindsay Landis and Taylor Hackbarth

Taco Seasoning

Tacos. The ultimate crowd pleaser. Both for those on the receiving end, as well as for those in the kitchen, as there are few things easier to prepare. What’s even better is the versatility, especially for a big group when … Continue reading

Posted in Ancho Chile, Arrowroot, Cinnamon, Cumin, Garlic, Holiday, Love & Olive Oil, Onion Powder, Oregano, Sea Salt, Smoked Paprika | Comments Off

Ginger Spiced Molasses Cookies

As a Spice Islands Flavor Explorer, I get to try all sorts of fabulous spices that I might not have ordinarily come across. One of those spices that caught my attention is the Spice Islands Crystalized Ginger. Holy moly is … Continue reading

Posted in Cinnamon, Cloves, Gaby Dalkin, Ginger, Holiday, Sea Salt, Vanilla Extract | 4 Comments

Whole Roasted Greek Salmon

No one in my family is Greek. It’s really unfortunate because the Greek culture is so awesome. And Greek food is even better! Lucky for me one of my best friends in college was Greek, and because I went to … Continue reading

Posted in Dill, Gaby Dalkin, Holiday, Sea Salt | 2 Comments

Pumpkin Pie Chocolate Chip Pancakes

Are you guys ready for this one? It’s a recipe that might just change your life. These Pumpkin Pie Chocolate Chip Pancakes are decadent, as they are laced with semi-sweet chocolate chips and then drizzled with the maple syrup of your … Continue reading

Posted in Breakfast, Cinnamon, Cloves, Gaby Dalkin, Ginger, Holiday, Nutmeg, Sea Salt | 2 Comments
Lindsay Landis and Taylor Hackbarth

Asian Niçoise Salad with Seared Black Sesame Tuna

How many times, in the midst of the endless food of the holidays, have you wished for a simple salad? After a second helping of turkey, bowls of creamy mashed potatoes piled high with rich gravy and a larger-than-you-really-needed slice … Continue reading

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Lindsay Landis and Taylor Hackbarth

Sicilian Pan Pizza with Sun-Dried Tomato Pesto

Homemade pizza is the perfect dish to please a crowd – large or small, young or old. This recipe makes one half-sheet, pan-sized pizza with a thick and chewy Sicilian style crust, a spicy sun-dried tomato pesto in place of … Continue reading

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Sweet and Spicy Roasted Nuts

You know what makes a little get-together even more special? Sweet and spicy roasted nuts. It’s a quick and simple recipe that is a really nice touch when you’re welcoming people into your home. Plus, making them ahead of time … Continue reading

Posted in Cayenne Pepper, Chipotle Chile Powder, Cinnamon, Gaby Dalkin, Holiday, Sea Salt, Snacks | 2 Comments

Spanish Paella

I think I would be a very happy camper if I lived in Spain. I just love their lifestyle, and I especially love their food. This Spanish paella transports me over the ocean to Spain, where siestas are highly encouraged … Continue reading

Posted in Gaby Dalkin, Holiday, Oregano, Saffron, Sea Salt, Smoked Paprika, Thanksgiving | 3 Comments