Tag | “Wine”

Oxtail Stew | Offal | Week 04

Before anyone argues that oxtail isn't offal. Technically, it is. I wasn't nearly brave enough to try hearts...
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Chicken Marsala | Alcohol | Week 03 (+01)

So I have decided to (try) to complete the 52 Weeks of Cooking Challenge. (Try) being the key parenthesis in...
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Tyrion's Leg of Lamb | Book Inspired Meals | Week 10

"'You want eat?' Mord asked, glowering. He had a plate of boiled beans in one thick hand. Tyrion Lannister was...
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Huevos Habaneros | Cuban Food | Week 16

¡Huevos Locos! That's right people. These eggs are crazy. Crazy Spicy! Trust me, if you're an allergy...
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Amêijoas à Bulhão Pato (Clams in White Wine Sauce) | Portuguese | Week 24

Portuguese cuisine has a soft spot for shellfish, apparently. I've been looking for an excuse to make some easy clams...
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Gruyère Stuffed Mushrooms | Week 37

This weekend the Starving Chef went on a road trip. For Labor Day weekend, I went to my hometown of Dayton, Ohio to...
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Brie & Date Stuffed Mushrooms | Stuffed | Week 48

Brie is by far my favorite type of cheese. Its tangy nuttiness blends perfectly with anything and everything, from...
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Chorizo Stuffed Mushrooms

These stuffed mushrooms are uhhhhmazing. A perfect appetizer, side dish, or snack - you'll be rethinking...
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Surf 'n' Turf Bites

Four. Ingredients. That's essentially all you need for these incredibly easy shrimp and chorizo bites.It's the...
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Empanadas de Pollo

Empanadas son la vida. Empanadas son el amor. How do you like my high school level Spanish? Pretty great, right?...
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Bangers & Mash | Weasley Family Breakfast | Harry Potter Recipes

If there is one thing from the Harry Potter universe that I would give anything to try (except for, you know, doing...
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Kreacher's French Onion Soup | Harry Potter Recipes

If you don’t know who Kreacher is and why he is so important to the Harry Potter universe, you probably need to go...
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Green Bean & Mushroom Casserole

Tis the season for eating together with your family and friends. If you are anything like me, you love to cook but hate...
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Simple Shrimp Scampi | 15 Minute Meals

Ever have one of those nights where you just dig whatever you can find out of your refrigerator and hope for the best?...
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Bacon & Scallop Chowder

So winter decided to show up. After extended mild weather in Northen Ohio, old man winter has finally reared his ugly...
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Braised Lamb in Figgy Red Wine Sauce | Easter Recipes

I don't often have an excuse to cook lamb. Other than some fictional feasts it's been awhile since I've...
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Pigeon Pie from King's Landing | Game of Thrones Recipes

Pigeon Pie is a staple of many of the kingdoms mentioned in Game of Thrones. It was even served at King Joffery’s...
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Baratheon Boar Ribs | Game of Thrones Recipes

"I want the funeral feast to be the biggest the kingdom ever saw, and I want everyone to taste the boar that got me," a...
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Winterfell Root Vegetables | Game of Thrones Recipes

Winterfell is ready for winter. As the snow and cold (and presumably the White Walkers) approach its stone walls, the...
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Game of Thrones Recipes

The excitement for the premiere of Game of Thrones sixth season is palpable in the Starving Chef's household. Over the...
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Baked Avocado Eggs with Tomato Herb Hollandaise

I have a slight obsession with Eggs Benedict. I’ve eaten it weekly for the past few years and have come to believe...
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Fleur Delacour's Bouillabaisse | Harry Potter Recipes

At that moment, a voice said, "Excuse me, are you wanting ze bouillabaisse?" It was the girl from Beauxbatons who...
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Orange Miso Pork Chops

Miso is delicious. It adds depth to almost any dish - in fact, I recommend substituting miso paste for soy sauce in...
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Cajun Zoodles

We've been trying to eat healthier in our household lately, so I've been on the hunt for delicious alternatives to our...
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French Onion Soup | One Hour or Less Recipes

Everyone knows I've been in a soupy mood the last week or so. Whether it's been soup for a hangover cure or...
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Lobster Tail with Scallops & Lemon Orzo

Every so often, even I will splurge a little bit on some really, really good food. As 2016 came to an end, I spotted a...
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Cannoli Dip

All the deliciousness of homemade cannolis, with half of the effort - you can even buy unfilled cannoli shells or even...
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Brown Butter Lobster Risotto

Risotto is a dish that sounds fancy, but is actually pretty simple when it comes down to technique. As someone who...
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Mini Beef Pot Pies | What's In My Fridge Door?

I like to play a game while I clean out my fridge and freezer. In my never ending quest for an organized...
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Duck à l'Orange | Valentine's Day Recipes

If you're trying to be extra romantic for Valentine's day this year, there's still time! Especially if you are like...
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Heart Shaped Shrimp Ravioli | Valentine's Day

If you're looking to up the ante this Valentine's day by treating your significant other to a homemade meal, then look...
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Jungle Jim's Adventure!

Watch the video from my latest trip above! Nestled just outside of Cincinnati lies a foodie haven. Arguably the...
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Chicken Piccata | 20 Minute Meals

As the holidays encroach upon us, I'm constantly looking for cheap and easy meals to make up the weeknights when I very...
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Simple Korean Bulgogi BBQ

A few weeks back, I took advantage of the warmer weather to whip up a batch of Korean ribs on the grill. Seeing as...
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One Pan Coq au Vin

Sacre bleu! I need to start taking inspiration from French cooking more often. A few weeks ago the challenge was...
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Saffron Pork Wellington

Any decent foodie is probably at least aware of Gordon Ramsay's signature beef wellington - beautiful dish that is...
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Gendry's Bowl O' Brown | Game of Thrones Recipes

"In Flea Bottom we called them 'bowls of brown'. We'd pretend that the meat in them was chicken - we knew it wasn't...
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Benjen Stark's Elk Meatballs & Shallot Gravy | Game of Thrones Recipes

"You're right. The wildlings are no different from us. A little rougher, maybe. But they're made of meat and bone. I...
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Zucchini Boats | Garden Recipes

My garden is pumping out gigantic zucchini – at three to four pounds apiece, they are almost bigger than my dog...
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Lobster Risotto

Every year between the holidays, I try to make my boyfriend and myself a super fancy meal. I've lucked out the last few...
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Shrimp Mozambique | Camarão Moçambique

Need a little spice in your life? This shrimp mozambique might just hit the spot. This popular Portuguese dish can...
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Sweet & Spicy Shrimp Polenta Cakes

Polenta is all the rage right now. It's gluten-free, vegan friendly and the perfect base for a sweet and spicy shrimp...
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Yule Ball Goulash | Harry Potter Recipes

The Yule Ball is a Triwizard Tournament tradition. It celebrates three magical schools uniting together: Hogwarts,...
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Sweet & Spicy Pepper Jelly

The last few weeks I’ve been featuring recipes made from the veggies I grew in my garden. This week, I’m drowning...
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Coca Cola Braised Brisket | 1950s Recipes

Today we are transporting our tastebuds back to the late 1950s for Passover - and we are dining with our favorite...
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Root Vegetable Risotto

Wintertime vegetables are some of my favorites - whether its a root veg or squash, I am ready to chow down, no matter...
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Cersei's Sangria | Game of Thrones Recipes

If there's one thing every Lannister loves, it's wine. If you aren't caught up on the most recent season of Game of...
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Tywin Lannister's Oxtail Stew | Game of Thrones Recipes

This week we are exploring the cuisine of Westeros, starting in the ruins of Harrenhal. If you aren't caught up on...
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31 Game of Thrones Recipes - MAESTER LIST

This is it folks. The long night approaches. What is dead may never die. Winter is here. I've been cooking up a...
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Summer Sangria

It's the easiest sangria you'll ever make. I used to not like wine. Maybe it was because I was raised on "church...
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