Appetizers

Jalapeno and Sriracha Cauliflower Cheese

Jalapeño And Sriracha Cauliflower Cheese

Cauliflower cheese is delicious enough as it is. But can you imagine just how much you are going to enjoy it with a tangy kick of pickled jalapeño peppers and a deliciously spicy Sriracha cheese sauce?  The answer is, A LOT! Jalapeño and sriracha cauliflower … Read more

Mussels Saganaki

Taverna-Style Mussels Saganaki

Rich and warming with a nicely fiery bite, this mussels saganaki recipe is an exceptional winter dish, but delicious any time of year. Unmistakably Greek, it’s one of those rare starters that is equally outstanding when served as an elegantly simple main course. It really … Read more

Spicy Italian Tapenade

Spicy Italian Tapenade

We’re not going to mess with a classic too much. This spicy Italian tapenade is made with the same delicious ingredients you’d find in a traditional recipe — olives, garlic, parsley, sundried tomatoes. But we’ve added a most certain kick of heat to this recipe. We … Read more

Spicy chakalaka

Spicy Chakalaka: Southern Africa’s Multi-Tasking Wonder Dish

Hot, fiery, and incredibly versatile, spicy chakalaka is hugely popular across Southern Africa. The reason is simple. It can play Oscar-winning roles as a main course, side dish, or relish. I can’t think of anything I’ve eaten that has so many possibilities. Chilies might get … Read more

Bacon-Wrapped Jalapeno Pigs in Blankets

Bacon-Wrapped Jalapeño Pigs In Blankets (Low Carb)

If you’re looking to cut back on bread, these low-carb, bacon-wrapped jalapeño pigs in blankets are as perfect as a side dish as they are a snack. And as a “make everyone smile” finger food for friendly gatherings or game day, it’s a real winner. … Read more

Pan-fried calamari with rich chili jelly

Pan-Fried Calamari With Rich Chili Jelly

The truly great thing about this pan-fried calamari recipe is that it’s so easy to cook outstandingly well. Hot and fast is the key to this simple, elegant starter. Serve it with our first-class chili jelly for that touch of pop that makes things even … Read more

Spicy Indian Lentil Dhal

Indian food is known for being enticingly fragrant (and delicious) and this spicy Indian lentil dhal is no exception.  It’s a buttery, fiery, and wholesome dish – total comfort. And it’s remarkably versatile – serve it as an appetizer or side with pita bread or … Read more

Lamb kofta meatballs

Little Lamb Kofta Meatballs: Appetizing Gems

Meatballs. Yes, please. There must be many hundreds of different varieties. Never met an omnivore who doesn’t love the meatball concept. And lamb kofta meatballs — these bite-size beauties — will show how much you love your party time pals and family. Let’s start with … Read more

Spicy marinated olives close up

Spicy Marinated Olives

Spicy marinated olives are a really great appetizer with drinks. They are also a grand addition to a host of other dishes. Why? The olives’ deep, often hidden, flavors are intensified by this marinade of chili, rosemary, thyme, garlic, vinegar, and lemon. What makes these … Read more

Spicy Thai Tuna Gazpacho

Spicy Thai Tuna Gazpacho

If you’re looking for a gazpacho that’s a little outside the box, try giving this spicy Thai tuna gazpacho a shot. It’s spicy and fragrant, cool and exotic. Really, the flavor is simply addicting. In terms of spiciness, the two teaspoons of cayenne pepper provides … Read more