pomegranates

Persimmon Winter Salsa

Persimmon Winter Salsa

Winter fruits do not get enough credit! Berries and stone fruits are great, but persimmon, pomegranate, and pairs are pretty perfect! Fruit is much needed during the winter to add some freshness to hearty soups and stews. Persimmons make for a great salsa as they […]

Persimmons Yogurt Parfait

Persimmons Yogurt Parfait

I think, I learned an important lesson about persimmons last week. Haiycha’s in particular must be very ripe before you eat them! I couldn’t figure out what was off when I was cooking last week, but after having some today, that must have been the […]

Stuffed Honeynut Squash

Stuffed Honeynut Squash

I think Thanksgiving is a food blogger’s tax season. It’s one of the only holidays that nearly all Americans are guaranteed to get into the kitchen and looking for your recipes! You are busy planning a dinner party for cyberspace and it all has to […]

Pitaya Smoothie Bowl

Pitaya Smoothie Bowl

I have love chocolate, sweets, and candy as much as the next girl, but beautiful smoothie bowls make me just as happy. I have had a pitaya (or dragon fruit) smoothie bowl on my list of recipes to develop for a long time, but hadn’t […]

Brussels Sprouts with Pear Pomegranate Figs & Feta

Brussels Sprouts with Pear Pomegranate Figs & Feta

I was in Denver for work a couple of weeks ago where I stumbled upon the most amazing restaurant, Mercantile Dining & Provisions. A friend as I had the privilege of sitting at the chef’s counter  because that was the only seat available. What a lucky […]

Persimmon Pomegranate & Burrata Salad

Persimmon Pomegranate & Burrata Salad

I feel like I cannot share a recipe without addressing the elephant in the room, but at the same time I am not one to share my political views all over the internet. But to say the least, I am sad and disheartened by the […]

Cranberry Pomegranate Pistachio Baked Brie & cheese plate

Cranberry Pomegranate Pistachio Baked Brie & cheese plate

I am trying something a little different for the next few weeks. Instead of featuring an Ingredient, I will cook one dish at a time a Thanksgiving menu (sans the Turkey) I refuse to be responsible for the turkey. So let’s start at the very […]

Farro with Pumpkin Pomegranate & Brussels

Farro with Pumpkin Pomegranate & Brussels

It finally feels like fall in DC so I am celebrating the only way I know how… with all the fall flavors. Pumpkin Pomegranate and Brussels Sprouts! As delicious as this dish is, one thing it is not is a one pot meal. I wish! […]

Raspberry Chocolate Chip Pancakes

Raspberry Chocolate Chip Pancakes

Pancakes are another Valentine’s Day essential in my book. Is there anything better than waking up to the smell of warm pancakes on the weekend! (honestly, I wouldn’t know because I am always the one making them). I first made these raspberry chocolate chip pancakes […]

Pear & Pomegranate Winter Salad

Pear & Pomegranate Winter Salad

You won’t miss your summer salads after trying this version celebrating 2 delicious winter fruits: pomegranate and pears. I love salad with fruit, I just can’t get enough of them. I really don’t like typical garden salads. Iceberg lettuce, carrots, tomatoes and cucumber… not a salad in […]