Dry Brined and Smoked Whole Turkey Recipe

Dry Brined and Smoked Whole Turkey Recipe

Traditional oven roasted whole turkey is the fail safe for most American homes when it comes to Thanksgiving (or any celebratory event that warrants roasting an entire turkey to feed a lot of people). There’s a reason for that and it’s because for the most part, oven roasting a turkey is a safe as well as … Continue reading

Pumpkin Spice Cookies Recipe Without Eggs

Pumpkin Spice Cookies Recipe Without Eggs

Despite a lot of the somewhat recent hate towards pumpkin flavored foods, I still love pumpkin and pumpkin spices – especially in the fall. I’ve been toying with this pumpkin spice cookie recipe for a while now. I had all kinds of problems with the recipe when I started. The original cookies turned out so … Continue reading

Homemade Baked and Buttery Soft Pretzels Recipe

Homemade Baked and Buttery Soft Pretzels Recipe

My brother went on a trip to Germany for work and asked me to send him an email with different foods I thought he should try. I haven’t been to Germany unfortunately, but I’ve frequented German restaurants in the U.S. enough to give him some recommendations. Among those many recommendations was to seek out authentic German … Continue reading

Gather Chocolate by Harbor Sweets Review

Gather Chocolate by Harbor Sweets Review

Prior to their release on September 6, 2016, I had the opportunity to try Gather Chocolate by Harbor Sweets, which makes handcrafted artisan chocolates. Even though this was my first taste of Gather Chocolate, I found it hard to believe that such beautifully crafted chocolates are handmade. In addition to making a spectacular set of … Continue reading

Homemade Teriyaki Sauce Recipe with Sesame Seeds

Homemade Teriyaki Sauce Recipe with Sesame Seeds

Most people just buy sauces at the store because it’s convenient, simple, and easy. The only down side is that you are pretty much stuck with whatever flavor is in the bottle plus some mystery ingredients depending on the brand. I often do the same thing and there are some great brands out there. Nonetheless, I’ve … Continue reading

Wara Wara Ramen Restaurant Review

Wara Wara Ramen Restaurant Review

Wara Wara opened around February 2016 in Providence and there was a lot of buzz about this new Japanese restaurant specializing in ramen and tapas. With so few options in Providence to enjoy good ramen, I knew I needed to get over there and see what Wara Wara had to offer. Usually, I run for … Continue reading