Monthly Archives

January 2016

  • Tips & Tricks

    To Refrigerate or Not to Refrigerate

    To Refrigerate or Not to Refrigerate…that is the question…of anyย kitchen savvy cook. I like most food cold as opposed to room temperature, but there is scientific reasoning as to the best…

  • Recipes

    White Wine Chicken

    Chicken is always my go-to dinner protein. It’s lean, but can be very versatile. I’m always looking for new recipes to try with chicken, and tonight I settled on a brand…

  • Restaurant Spotlight

    Smallcakes Cupcakery

    I don’t have a huge sweet tooth. When I do get in the mood for dessert, I typically lean towards pie or cookies as opposed to cake or ice cream. Smallcakes…

  • Recipes

    Mini Meatloaves

    Meatloaf was always that classic comfort food mom used to cook for a nice dinner. For a family of four, it was easy to make a whole loaf and have a…

  • Restaurant Spotlight

    Bar Louie Brunch

    It’s been weeks since J. and I treated ourselves to a nice weekend brunch (WAY too long in my opinion), so we decided to head over to our local Bar Louie…

  • Food Facts

    Oh My Mozzarella

    My love for cheese goes beyond what words can describe. Last summer, J. and I went to Italy and that is where my love of Mozzarella cheese truly blossomed. A classic…

  • Recipes

    Red-Wine Braised Short Ribs

    For Christmas, I received this beautiful red dutch oven that I’d had my eye on for months. I was ecstatic and my mind quickly started racing of all of the delicious…

  • Notes

    Happy 2016!

    Happy New Year, everyone! I hope everyone had a safe and happy holiday season. The start of this year brings a new and improved logo for Brunch and Brews! We are…