Side Dishes

overhead shot of goat cheese polenta in gray bowl

Goat Cheese Polenta

Polenta is basically Italian grits and this goat cheese polenta is the perfect vehicle for a variety of proteins from pork to shrimp to short ribs. It’s officially November, which is my favorite month of the year. From my birthday to Thanksgiving to prime football season, I have so many […]

Authentic Guacamole

Authentic guacamole. This traditional Aztec dish consists of avocado, tomato, onion, jalapeno, lime juice, cilantro and spices. For those around my age (32), you might have noticed an increase in the popularity of guacamole and there is actually a reason for it. The U.S. government lifted a ban on importing […]