Tag Archives: Easy to Make

Chicken Saltimbocca

Now that I have given you my “12 + 4” Challenge list of books I want to read in 2021, I decided to share a recipe of a food that […]

Tom Collins

Winston Churchill was a well-known lover of alcohol. There are a lot of descriptions of his liquor supply in the book The Splendid and The Vile. According to Churchill’s private […]

Russian Cheese Dip

The novel Lost Roses centers around Russians during World War I and the subsequent Russian Revolution of 1917. This Russian Cheese Dip is a fantastic appetizer. It is made with […]

Chicken and Dumplings for Two

In the novel, The Wonder Boy of Whistle Stop Fannie Flagg reminisces about Christmas Day dinners at the Whistle Stop Cafe. Each year Idgie and Ruth, along with Sipsey and […]

Irish Soda Bread

I started craving Irish Soda Bread before I finished reading What The Wind Knows. It is a Quick Bread that doesn’t require yeast or proofing. You simply pat it, prick […]

Savory Dutch Baby

After reading The Dutch House, I was craving a Dutch Baby pancake. If you have never had one, they are puffy, eggy and buttery. The texture reminds me of a […]