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The Best Chicken Tacos

Chicken Tacos

Introducing the best chicken tacos ever. An easy chicken taco recipe made with chicken thighs, plus a simple onion & cilantro topping. This is our all-time favorite chicken taco recipe. They taste like they just came off a food truck! INGREDIENTS For the chicken: 1 pound boneless skinless chicken thighs 1 […]

How to Kill Weeds Naturally

weed in a raised bed garden

Every year between April and June, I go on a weed-killing mission to eradicate garlic mustard. I pull every one of these noxious, highly invasive weeds I can get my hands on, and yank them out. Getting garlic mustard,—or any weed for that matter—under control is an incremental process requiring […]

Coffee and Dark Chocolate in Your Genes

chocolate and Coffe

Prefer your coffee black? Then you probably like dark, bitter chocolate, according to new research identifying a genetic basis for those preferences. If that’s you, then congratulations — you are the lucky genetic winner of a trait that may offer you a boost toward good health, according to caffeine researcher […]

Grilled Octopus Recipe

Grilled octapus

So I went to my local taverna and asked them for their recipe. And in typical Greek fashion, I was given a mini-master class in Octopus cooking by the head chef himself! I was surprised to discover that there is really not that much into it. Boil it till done […]

Moussaka, The Traditional Recipe

Greek Moussaka on a plate

What is Moussaka? Moussaka is a traditional Greek eggplant casserole made with baked or pan fried eggplants (aubergines) and potatoes, a rich, tomatoey beef or lamb mince sauce and topped off with a deliciously creamy béchamel sauce. In other words, the ultimate comfort food. Greek Moussaka Key Preparation Steps Many people believe that making Moussaka is difficult. However, that could […]

Honey Garlic Butter Roasted Carrots

Honey garlic butter carrots

Honey garlic butter roasted carrots are the best side dish to add to your dinner table! Oven-roasted carrots are incredibly delicious with just a little garlic and olive oil, but these Honey Garlic Butter Roasted Carrots take them to a whole new level! Buttery, tender carrots roasted with the best honey […]

The Real Difference Between The Most Popular Types Of Pizza

pizza medley

Pizza isn’t so much a food as an entire culinary category, ranging from the two-dollar frozen stuff you snag at the grocery store to ultra-expensive pies at a fancy, sit-down restaurant. That’s not to say that pizza has become a commodity, exactly. It’s more that its origins and different adaptations […]

The Best Baba Ganoush

Baba Ganosh Dip

This baba ganoush recipe is incredibly easy to make and jam-packed with delicious eggplant, roasted garlic, and tahini flavors! This appetizer, or side dish, is a classic levant region recipe consisting of mashed cooked eggplant that is mixed with seasonings, olive oil, lemon juice, and tahini.  Interestingly enough the baba […]

Filet Mignon With Creamy Peppercorn Sauce

filet mignon and peppercorns on plate

Prep: 10 minsCook: 20 minsTotal: 30 minsServings: 2 servings A creamy peppercorn sauce with bourbon flavors these delicious beef tenderloin steaks. Ingredients 1 tablespoon extra virgin olive oil 2 beef tenderloin steaks (4 to 6 ounces each) Dash kosher salt Dash pepper 3 tablespoons bourbon ​(or good quality brandy) 2 small cloves garlic (minced) 1 teaspoon assorted multicolored […]