Tag: cheese

KITCHEN HERO: WAX PAPER

KITCHEN HERO: WAX PAPER

For those of you who are long time followers, my love letter to wax paper is nothing new. I think it is the ultimate food prep accessory and makes messy tasks so much easier.  My tip today is simple but profound: to grate cheese on…

two tips for perfect quesadillas

two tips for perfect quesadillas

TWO CHEESE QUESADILLA TIPS  TIP 1: Microwave it for about 15-30 seconds so the cheese gets a little melty and the sides stick together. That way, you don’t have tons of little cheese shreds falling all over your stove when you try and go for…

Pesto Tortellini

Pesto Tortellini

So easy, and delicious! I served this when Nate’s cousin Hank was in town and we had zero leftovers. YOU WILL NEED: 2 boxes fresh tortellini; I get the kind that comes in the refrigerated section, each box is 10 oz. (I used one spinach…

Parmesan Roasted Cauliflower

Parmesan Roasted Cauliflower

Nate loooooves cauliflower. Me, not so much. However, adding some freshly grated parmesan at the very end, right when i pull it out of the oven, makes allll the difference for me! I tossed raw cauliflower florettes in a little bit of EVOO, pink sea…