Tag: Black Food Blogger


Instapot Birria Tacos with consomme


  Finally! I’ve written my version of Birria Tacos- the newest star of taco lovers’ lives (lol). Birria is a Mexican stew served at most celebratory events. It traditionally consists of stewed meats, chiles, seasonings, and sometimes even fruit. The dish can be made with red meats such as oxtail, […]

Main Squeeze

Hand-Tossed Pizza Crust


I’ll admit that pizza dough was something I’d never be able to make, especially in less than 30 minutes. However, this simple recipe for hand-tossed pizza dough has become a weekly staple in my household- Thursdays are pizza night. In my video, you will find that I use a stand […]

Mushroom Risotto
Rice Dishes, Sides

Creamy Mushroom Risotto


When I’m not drinking wine, I love to cook with it. The perfect wine pairing will enhance the flavor of any dish- especially this mushroom risotto. This mushroom risotto starts off with sauteed onions, scallions or shallots, and mushrooms seasoned with fresh garlic, salt, and pepper. When cooking the rice, […]

Garden Pasta Salad
Pasta Dishes, Sides

Summer Garden Pasta Salad


I think that one of the best dishes served at a summer picnic is the pasta salad- full of cuisine options and the recipes are limitless. I Like to go for more of an Italian flavor using any protein on hand like chicken, shrimp, or pepperoni with Italian cheeses and […]

Vegan Veggie Soup

Vegan Lima Bean and Okra Soup


Soups are one of my favorite things to make and they happen to be perfect for those who would like to create meals that will stretch throughout these quarantined days. This lima bean and okra soup is a favorite for my 70-year-old, vegan client who likes plenty of fresh vegetables […]

sweet potato cornbread

Sweet Potato Buttermilk Cornbread


One of my first tasks in the kitchen that I can remember is helping my grandmother get all of the ingredients for homemade cornbread ready. I can’t think of a time that a black, cast-iron skillet with was not sitting on the stovetop. I also have some of the best […]