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Jasper Hill Farm

Jasper Hill is a superior farm located in Vermont, USA. They produce award wining, artisanal cheeses and meats that have unequivically raised the bar for American cheese producers.

Crackers

These Walnut & Honey crackers are the perfect cracker (or biscuit depending on where you hail from) for holding up to the creamy consistencies of soft cheeses that are full of rich, buttery flavors. These crackers have taken my cheese tastings to a whole new level and I simply love them!

Semi-homemade Tortilla Soup

Frontier Tortilla soup mix is by far, my favorite pre-packaged food. The quality of the dried vegetables is so impressive that they actually taste farm fresh. And yet, it’s no work at all Serve with melted cheddar and tortilla chips for an impressively tasty meal!

Irish Soda Bread

Irish Soda bread is a magical bread! It is the perfect amount of both sweet and savory. It is light, but dense. It’s a lot of things to a lot of people, but the one thing that is absolute is that it is delicious and not be left out of a St. Patrick’s day celebration meal.

The Gold Medal Dining Experience

I had the opportunity to enjoy a 6 course meal in an intimate setting prepared by the royalty of the culinary world, namely Chefs Tom Colicchio, Daniel Boulud, Daniel Humm, David Bouley and Florian Bellanger. This was a once in a lifetime culinary experience.

Shepherd’s Pie

If you hail from the UK, I’d wager to guess that you’d say Shepherd’s Pie is the ultimate comfort food. And you’d be right. This recipe is layered with rich, savory flavors that will keep you going back for more until it’s all gone.

Berry Crumble Bars

Ina’s Raspberry Crumble Bars are the perfect combination of savory and sweet and have become one of my favorite recipes to make. I prefer mixed berry jam to raspberry but the results are stunning no matter what jam you choose!

Bloody Mary Recipe

Did you know that that Bloody Mary is often referred to in the culinary world as the world’s “most complex cocktail?” I’m not sure I agree, but I do know that this is the Best Bloody Mary recipe and I love making, and drinking, them!

The Local Taste Bloody Mary App

I created the Local Taste Bloody Mary app for Bloody Mary lovers who agree that life is too short to settle for a bad Bloody Mary! Download my free app, snap a photo of a Bloody Mary and share what you think about it!

Morton’s Kosher Salt

The type of salt you cook with will absolutely impact your finished dish. I recommend cooking with Morton’s Kosher Coarse Salt.