The tastiest bacon & egg salad on rye toast with plenty of fresh spring ingredients! Full of classic flavor, a creamy dressing, lots of herbs, and a rich bite from the crispy bacon. It comes together easily and is spooned on top of toasted rye bread with a little bit of watercress for some green. Whip this up as a breakfast, lunch, or serve it for any spring brunch! Continue reading “Bacon & Egg Salad on Rye Toast”
A flavorful side dish for a special spring occasion: charred asparagus with horseradish vinaigrette. Bright green asparagus blanched and then charred in a hot skillet, topped with a peppery horseradish vinaigrette, crispy bacon breadcrumbs, soft-boiled eggs, and fresh dill. It’s the most seasonal recipe I could think of and truly such a delicious one with lots of contrasting flavors and textures.
Bringing you the simplest, most flavorful spiced rack of lamb to celebrate Easter! You will absolutely love how easy this dish comes together – racks of lamb rubbed in a bold spice mixture, roasted until juicy & tender, served with a fresh, vibrant citrus salad and a quick creamy yogurt sauce. It’s unique, refreshing, and such a great recipe to serve for any upcoming spring celebration. Continue reading “Spiced Rack of Lamb with Citrus Salad”
A decadent strawberry jam coffee cake just in time for Mother’s Day! Layers of tender cake, sweet jam, and buttery streusel. This cake is rich and definitely not lacking in streusel. The perfect way to thank mom for all she does!
My new go-to spring side dish: roasted potato salad. It combines crispy potatoes, greens, caramelized spring onions, fresh asparagus, shaved radishes, goat cheese, and fresh herbs with a really vibrant, tangy pistachio orange vinaigrette. It’s an all-in-one type of dish that can be served simply with a main course or added to a larger spring spread.
Buttery, flaky, slightly creamy, and very seasonal…exactly how I would describe this asparagus tart! I’m using store-bought puff pastry to keep this nice and easy. The tart is filled with a layer of creamy mascarpone cheese and fresh asparagus. Baked until golden and drizzled with a sweet honey mustard sauce. This is the perfect spring appetizer.
Sharing this roasted leg of lamb with apricot chutney to inspire your Easter menu! The lamb is coated with a flavorful blend of dijon mustard, garlic, dried rosemary, and other spices. It roasts low and slow until it’s tender and juicy. Served with a tangy, sweet apricot chutney for a burst of bright flavor. It’s a simple, approachable lamb recipe that works well with just about any spring side dish for a complete Easter meal!
A honey soaked almond cake so good, it’ll be devoured in minutes. It’s the simplest recipe that results in a soft, tender, incredibly moist cake with a beautiful almond flavor. Made even sweeter with a honey and almond topping to soak in and flavor the cake. You are going to LOVE this.
A new essential spring side dish: crispy potatoes with jammy eggs & bacon. It’s simple yet impressive, includes lots of herbs and lemon, and makes for such a good dish to entertain with.
Rounding out my Easter menu this year with these chive gougères, because every holiday menu needs something fun to snack on all dinner long. These gougères are addicting little bites full of chives and gruyere cheese, and they’re topped with a slightly sweet, silky smooth strawberry honey butter!