Squash blossoms are in season and I was looking for a different way to enjoy these lovelies. When in doubt, how about a vegetarian taco? Squash Blossom Tacos make a simple use of these beautiful flowers. Enjoy this these little jewels of the season. Continue reading Squash Blossom Tacos
This recipe is a take on my Mom’s total comfort dish of Pork Chops and Rice. We have not been eating as much pork, instead turning to chicken. Drumsticks are down home, kid friendly and also budget conscious. My son once had me step outside the kitchen to surprise me with some chicken and rice, of course sans the wine. The red wine and garlic are newer adult additions to the family recipe. The basics are always a little jewel. Continue reading Skillet Chicken & Rice
I am feeling my French roots in this Italian dish, classic Braised Artichokes Romana, a simple little jewel for Spring. Continue reading Braised Artichokes Romana
For the Roses. This year so many events have been cancelled, but not cooking here at Bijouxs, confinement creations abound. Grapefruit Herb & Rose Olive Oil Cake, the gift of a little jewel Now residing in the heart of citrus country along the coast of California, let’s just say I have my pick of any citrus, mostly gifted from friends. A bevy of grapefruits from inland groves came my way and recipes have ensued.
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