Home Is Where the Heart Is

Home Is Where the Heart Is

Enjoy a special dinner made with love at home this Valentine’s Day. All the fancy, none of the fuss: heart-shaped Beet and Goat Cheese Napoleon Salad, Salmon with Dill Beurre Blanc, and Braised Fennel with Pancetta.

Michael Mina’s American Fish {Las Vegas}

Michael Mina’s American Fish {Las Vegas}

A peek into Michael Mina's latest Vegas venture, a celebration of the bounty of America's great lakes, rivers and oceans. 4 signature cooking methods are featured: ocean water poached, cast iron griddled, sea salt baked, and wood grilled and smoked.

Pasta Puttanesca

Pasta Puttanesca

A quick and easy pasta dish full of vibrant, sassy flavors (purportedly invented by "ladies of the night" who lured in customers with the scent of this simmering away)

Miso Glazed Cod Recipe

Miso Glazed Cod Recipe

This tangy, sweet, miso-glazed cod makes for an easy, light dinner.

Salmon with Creamy Mustard Sauce

Salmon with Creamy Mustard Sauce

Taking a page out of the Barefoot Contessa's book, to create an easy, healthy, delicious supper of Salmon with Creamy Mustard Yogurt Sauce.

“Steamed” Sea Bass, Cantonese Style

“Steamed” Sea Bass, Cantonese Style

Steamed sea bass with ginger and scallions ready in 15 min. For serious.

Foodbuzz 24, 24, 24: Dude’s Night, Cooking 101

Foodbuzz 24, 24, 24: Dude’s Night, Cooking 101

A dude’s gotta feed himself. And he’s gotta learn a few tricks….for the laaaadies.

From Barcelona with Love: A Fish Recipe

From Barcelona with Love: A Fish Recipe

Palmira's recipe from Barcelona: fried fish, topped with toasted pine nuts and a shower of fresh parsley. Light, crispy, with a subtle splash of acidity.

Orange Creole Tuna Cakes: Canned Tuna Gets a Fancy Pants Makeover

Orange Creole Tuna Cakes: Canned Tuna Gets a Fancy Pants Makeover

Compound butter is simply butter that has seasonings and usually some form of acid added to it. It’s often used in French cooking as a finishing sauce for meats. Or even with your own creations, like Orange Creole Tuna Cakes, which tastes like a fancy shmancy Asian Fusion crab cake with the hints of orange!

Baked Sea Bass and Mango on a Half Shell

Baked Sea Bass and Mango on a Half Shell

Inspired by this delicious appetizer at Sushi Zone, I went on a mission to recreate it. Although Sushi Zone’s is still admittedly better (must be all that fresh sashimi-grade fish they use)…this is a good do-at-home alternative.