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Spiced Sweet Potato Salad with Lemon Vinaigrette.

Sharing a new favorite salad today that I’ll be making over and over again: spiced sweet potato salad! This unique salad is full of flavor & texture that makes it addictingly good.

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Spiced Sweet Potato Salad

inspired recipes for your kitchen table.

Cooking is such a simple joy in life, and I want to inspire you to get in the kitchen. The Original Dish is a destination for unique recipes, solid cooking techniques, and kitchen inspiration – a mix of swoon worthy food & everyday eating. I want to teach you the fundamentals, while encouraging you to play around and create your own original dishes for yourself and those you love. Food should be exciting and meaningful. Something to look forward to with every bite. Let’s get cooking and make something beautiful…and absolutely delicious.

the recipes.

There’s a little something for everyone and every occasion. Whether it be a quick weeknight meal or a special holiday feast, my goal is to share thoughtful recipes that spark your passion for food. I use real, fresh ingredients and cook seasonally. You’ll find vibrant salads, dreamy seasonal pastas, indulgent treats, and everything in between.

Whipped Goat Cheese

january spotlight.

Chicken Salad
Everyday Roasted Red Pepper & Chicken Salad
Golden Carrot Soup
Golden Carrot Soup with Pistachio Dukkah
Roasted Beets with Blood Oranges
Roasted Beets with Blood Oranges & Yogurt

let's celebrate & savor the simple pleasure of cooking, one dish at a time.