Distinctively Louisiana: Dirty Rice

A Louisiana classic and an all-time favorite.   To be honest, I don’t usually make this from scratch, but usually cheat and purchase the dressing mix from the freezer section of our local store.  It’s the livers and gizzards and … Continue reading

Roasted Halloumi Olive Tapenade Pasta Salad

My sister is a fabulous cook, with totally different tastes than mine.  Well, not totally different… Her kitchen is the only kitchen in the world (that I know of) that I can walk into, and all the comforts that I … Continue reading

Lentil Salad with Preserved Lemon Dressing

As you know, I love lentils. Of the four varieties currenly in my kitchen, the regular inexpensive brown ones are my favorite. But, this weekend, they just may have been replaced! And not in the form of a soup, at … Continue reading