Category Archives: Appetizers & Snacks
We were sad to see Holly’s Own Deli and Restaurant close, as it had been a place where we had met up with friends many times for dinner and music over the course of several years… As the restaurant sat … Continue reading
Last week we visited Niky’s at their Lisbon Street location for a mid-week meal. I hope that it is taken as a complement when I confess that when the main course arrived I enjoyed it fully, forgetting to take pictures … Continue reading
My experience with dip mixes is that they’re usually good, but not usually as spicy as they should be. Habanero dip SHOULD be pretty spicy, and Winterport Co. has the right blend! When I prepared this dip, I followed the … Continue reading
Last time we visited my brother and his family, we enjoyed a fondue “Melting Pot” style dinner. Prior to this fondue experience, the only other fondue I have tried is the traditional Gruyere and baguette fondue served as an appetizer … Continue reading
One of my favorite things about Summer is the family barbecues. Everyone brings a little something, and it makes for a nice variety of family favorites! My Uncle Leo hosted the most recent barbecue.
At our last family barbecue, my grandmother made her famous onion rings.
During the summer of 2004, while attending a week-long workshop at Goddard Spaceflight Center in Greenbelt Maryland, I was introduced to Maryland crab dip (in addition to learning about a “New Paradigm in Earth and Space Science Education”). Upon returning … Continue reading
These spinach squares are a nice alternative to quiche as they are heavier on the spinach and lighter on the eggs. They make a great snack, hors d’oeuvre, or brunch buffet item. I like to make them for pot lucks … Continue reading