Balsamic Grilled Asparagus topped with Black Pepper Goat Cheese and Mint Sherry Vinaigrette

  Now that it is spring or almost spring, I am taking full advantage of all the beautiful produce that’s starting to pop up in the grocery store and my garden. My asparagus plants are just popping out from the ground, after a long cold winter. It is fascinating to see the …

Shrimp, Ancho Chili and Vermicelli Pasta Soup with Avocado, Sour Cream and Cilantro

A delightful and easy recipe originally adapted from Sunset Magazine. A delicious savory shrimp soup topped with avocados, cilantro and sour cream, which results, in a hearty meal in a bowl. So consequently, when all the flavors meld together, you will, undoubtedly, have a mouth-watering soup. Therefore, it will soon become a …

Flourless Glazed Chocolate Tart with Lavender Creme Anglaise

A layer of crumbly crust, a truffle-like interior, and an almost patent-leather-shiny glaze make this tart the chicest take on chocolate that will have you going back for more. In short, this decadent and delicious tart is perfect as a dinner party dessert. Serve up generous slices, each with a …