Duck Breast with Corn Risotto

Black pepper and coriander seared duck breast with sweet corn risotto and pickled corn relish. When you hear duck and risotto, you don’t necessarily think light and fresh. You probably think rich and heavy. But, this recipe adds bright, fresh flavors to balance the richness, making it a light summery dish. Before cooking the duck […]

Pork Belly Salad with Cornbread Croutons

Blackened smoked pork belly, sweet corn, fresh tomato, shaved red onion, crispy cornbread croutons, and buttermilk chive dressing. I admit this is not the healthiest salad out there, with its crispy pork belly, creamy buttermilk dressing, and fat fried cornbread croutons. But.. It is delicious and has lots of veggies to balance out the fat. […]

Chicken Enchiladas

Homemade corn tortillas wrapped around a smoky chicken and corn filling, baked in a green tomato sauce, with pepper jack and cheddar cheese, served with fresh avocado and crema. I have a deep love for enchiladas that stretches back to my childhood. I remember my grandmother standing over the stove lightly frying corn tortillas, dipping […]