Game Day Food Part 1: Cheesy Shrimp Puffs with Chimichurri Sauce

Cheesy Shrimp Puffs with Chimichurri

Game Day food should be more than nachos and beer. Not that there’s anything wrong with nachos and beer, but they’re predictable and who wants to be that? This year, in homage to Boston & Seattle (two of my fave cities in the US, and whose food cultures often center around seafood) we’ve created some […]

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Kansas City Restaurant Week Jan 16-25

KC Restaurant week

Did you know what Zagat has rated Kansas City the Number 1 Bargain in dining? Pretty cool, huh? Over the last few years, Kansas City has been featured as a Top Destination by the likes of Conde Nast, Travel & Leisure, Saveur, and the Today Show. Kansas City has a lot more going for it […]

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Creamy Brussel Sprouts with Bacon

Brussels with Cream

Brussels are so underappreciated.  They’re like the dentist of vegetables. Everybody needs them, nobody likes them, which is too bad because they’re a superfood and should be a staple in the vegetable rotation. Part of the problem is that brussels are often overcooked. When this happens, they turn to mush and taste rather cabbagey…. Too […]

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Affäre: Fabulous Food and Gluten-Free Done Right

Duck & Quail Plate Affare

Recently, I wrote about getting gluten bombed at a local establishment well known for serving gluten-free items on their menu. Suffice it to say I’ve been pretty skittish about eating out anywhere since then. However, Mr. Kitchen Diva took me out on a date to a restaurant I’ve been hearing great things about and dying […]

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