A whole chicken roasted with aromatic lemon zest, fresh rosemary and garlic-infused olive oil. Baby new potatoes cook along side it with Parmesan cheese instead of lemon. They pick up a touch of lemon flavor from basting in the tasty juices that collect along the bottom of the pan.
Peppercorn encrusted sirloin steak thinly sliced with roasted baby red potatoes over romaine hearts with a chunky blue cheese dressing. A rockstar. Steak and potatoes get a makeover that makes everyone happy! From the die-hard salad lovers to the steak-and-potato-eaters-at-every-single-meal. You know who I’m talking about.
Mozzarella cheese takes perfectly roasted potatoes to delicious new heights. Yukon gold potatoes roasted with Italian seasonings then smothered in mozzarella cheese are baked until golden brown and gooey. You don’t often see potatoes and mozzarella used a lot together but I’m here to say they are a happy marriage. There’s more to life for mozzarella than pizza and pasta.
Loaded sweet potato skins with brie, bacon, sour cream and chives makes for a tempting and unforgettable appetizer, snack or side dish. I’ll remember this winter as one where I fell fast and hard for sweet potatoes and discovered how good they are paired with brie. I’ve been cutting them into wedges and oven-frying them, twice baking them, mash potato-ing them and making potato skins…. [Read more]