Appetizers & Drinks

Shishito Pepper Dipping Sauce

Shishito Pepper Dipping Sauce

For a tasty shishito pepper dipping sauce, this easy recipe will be your new favorite. It is thick and creamy with a nutty sesame crunch. The combination of sweet and salty goes well with the charred skins of blistered shishito peppers. We all know that…

Air Fryer Shishito Peppers

Air Fryer Shishito Peppers

Pop some shishito peppers into an air fryer to char them up and you have one of the best appetizers. For a sweet, spicy, and smoky bite there is nothing more simple yet delicious as these peppers. If you have never had one before, they…

Air Fryer Frozen Potstickers

Air Fryer Frozen Potstickers

For an easy foolproof method for cooking frozen potstickers in the air fryer, try this recipe. They will be hot on the inside and crispy on the outside with just the right amount of time to cook in the air fryer. You will never want…

Eggnog Vodka Martini

Eggnog Vodka Martini

A festive Christmas cocktail like this eggnog vodka martini is a great way to spread holiday cheer.  For an easy mixed drink that tastes and smells like Christmas, this recipe for a martini with classic eggnog and vodka is a delight.   It is creamy, rich,…

Taralli – Italian Black Pepper Cookies

Taralli – Italian Black Pepper Cookies

Taralli are wonderful baked wheat flour rings that are a classic snack in Italy.  These little round cracker-like biscuits are a bit addicting so be warned. Taralli are savory bites that are crispy on the outside and have flaky inside.  The taste is a wonderful…

Air Fryer Frozen Crinkle French Fries

Air Fryer Frozen Crinkle French Fries

For an easy foolproof method for cooking frozen crinkle-cut french fries in the air fryer, try this recipe. Frozen crinkle fries will be hot on the inside and crispy on the outside with just the right amount of time to cook in the air fryer. You…

Vodka Sunrise

Vodka Sunrise

A vodka sunrise is a cocktail with beautiful colors that makes you feel like you are at the beach and relaxing.  The bright orange and red layers are soothing and relaxing much like a beautiful sunrise.  It is a blend of cherry, tangy citrus, and…

Honey-Roasted Pumpkin Seeds

Honey-Roasted Pumpkin Seeds

Honey Roasted Pumpkin Seeds are an easy recipe for perfectly roasted pumpkin seeds. They are oven-baked for a crispy, sweet, and salty snack.  These bite-sized roasted pumpkin seeds are a bit addicting with a brittle-like crunch, syrupy coating, and a salted finish.  These homemade honey-roasted…

Texas Ranch Water

Texas Ranch Water

Texas ranch water is a refreshing 3-ingredient cocktail recipe. Ranch water is simply the easiest tequila cocktail you can make at home.  This ranch water recipe is what is in the original cocktail and nothing like what comes in most store-bought canned drinks that are…

Deep-Fried Sweet Potato Fries

Deep-Fried Sweet Potato Fries

Homemade deep-fried sweet potato fries are a quick and easy family favorite recipe. This fantastic method to deep fry & season them makes the best appetizer or side dish. They are a thousand times better than store-bought frozen sweet potato fries.  A bonus is you…