lemon and habanero risotto

Lemon And Habanero Risotto

It’s hard to label any dish using habanero as “subtle”, but it’s true, in a fashion, for this lemon and habanero risotto. The light, citrusy freshness from the lemon zest is delicious here, and it pairs so well with the white wine and grated cheese. …

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Chorizo and chipotle pasta

Chorizo and Chipotle Pasta

Talk about a warming wonder, this chorizo and chipotle pasta pairs two delicious fiery ingredients to great impact. This pasta may look simple in the dish, but underneath it all is plenty of flavor, earthy and smoky with just enough heat to keep you coming …

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Spicy Cream of Onion Soup

Spicy Cream Of Onion Soup

This spicy cream of onion soup is full of classic taste, but there’s an undercurrent of spiciness that just adds the perfect amount of “extra” to make it more memorable. This soup recipe is an excellent appetizer to both meat and meaty fish, providing hints …

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Orange and avocado salsa

Orange And Avocado Salsa

Here’s a delicious and fruity spin on salsa that pairs perfectly with grilled chicken breast or fried fish. Orange and avocado salsa brings both spiciness and a citrusy-sweetness to your meal. It’s delicious as both an appetizer or as a side. We use one orange …

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Spicy Black Bean and Corn Salsa

Spicy Black Bean And Corn Salsa

Perfect for chips, burritos, and even as a side. There are few salsas as versatile as a black bean and corn salsa. Sure, it makes a terrific chip dip and a burrito or quesadilla is made all the better with it. But it’s also hearty …

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Maple Sriracha Sauce

Maple Sriracha Sauce

They may not typically share the spotlight together, but maple syrup and Sriracha Hot Chili Sauce sure know how to dazzle when combined. This simple maple Sriracha sauce recipe can be used as a condiment, dipping sauce, or a glaze – and you can adjust …

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Tarongia

Tarongia – A Delicious Sicilian Flatbread

Tarongia pairs a flatbread (that’s wonderful enough to enjoy on its own) with a topping of sun-dried tomatoes, pecorino cheese, anchovies, green olives, capers, red onion, fennel, and red serrano peppers. It’s like tasting the sunshiny essence of Sicily. In the world of pizza-like delights, …

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Smoky Espresso BBQ Sauce

Smoky Espresso BBQ Sauce

One bold BBQ sauce… There’s a lot of delicious earthy flavors in this smoky espresso BBQ sauce. Obviously the espresso is the named star, but the smokiness here is delivered by one of our favorite chilies: chipotle pepper. Chipotle (smoked, dried jalapeños) has a deep, …

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Citrus Habanero Vinaigrette

Citrus Habanero Vinaigrette

Talk about bold, this citrus habanero vinaigrette provides a solid smack of heat with a delicious citrus twist. It’s light and refreshing, yet wicked spicy. Try it over salads of all types, especially mixed with tropical fruits. It’s also delicious on greens paired against grilled …

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Old Bay pickles

Old Bay Pickles

Who doesn’t love a good pickle? That tang. Yum. That crispness. So good. But we love them even more when they are prepared with some of our favorite spicy seasonings. Old Bay pickles are like Chesapeake heaven. Spiced and spicy. The heat in Old Bay pickles …

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