Category Archives: Jalapeno

Honey-Jalapeno Glazed Salmon


Spring has sprung in North Carolina and along with it temps dropping to freezing last night and predicted for tonight as well.  Isn’t this just the way it works?  Mother nature doing what she does.  None the less we are … Continue reading

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Coctel de Camarones – Mexican Shrimp Cocktail


This is without a doubt one of my absolute favorite dishes.  Until I recently made this I’ve only ordered it in restaurants.  I was first introduced to this amazing “shrimp cocktail” in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, sometime in the early 80’s. … Continue reading

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Hot Honey


In three days I will be the guest chef at Central Market Cooking School.  You might already know this and if so I apologize for the repetition.  I thought it would be fun to share the recipes we will be … Continue reading

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I Hate Chiggers


Well, I’m just going to start by saying a weekend away does wonders for the soul, relaxes the body, strengthens the bonds, and allows time for reflection.  My weekend away with the girls was marvelous.  What a superb and interesting … Continue reading

Posted in Anaheim Pepper, Basil, Beets, Berries, Blackberries, Eggplant, Herbs, Jalapeno, Lettuce, Oregano, Peppers, Rosemary, Strawberries, Tarragon, Thyme, Tomato, Vegetables | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

Uncle Ray’s Green Chili


Just when you think warm weather is here to stay old man winter blows through and reminds us that winter isn’t quite over.  Chilly temps, outrageous winds, rain and grey skies played perfectly into my hand for “going green” month. … Continue reading

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Fair Food


“Howdy folks, and welcome to the great state fair of Texas”, spoken by none other than Big Tex, the oversized icon with his commanding presence, booming voice and 10 gallon hat.  His voice resounds over the grounds of the “State … Continue reading

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Honey Bees & Jalapenos


This week I acquired 2 more bee hives.  My man Dan and I removed 2 hives from 2 water shut off boxes, both in the same yard, just a few feet from each other.  The entire removal and set up … Continue reading

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A Lighter Meal


After chowing down on those ribs I told you about earlier this week I was really in the mood for a lighter meal.  My mom brought me a recipe for shrimp tacos she’d found while perusing the newspaper.  She knows … Continue reading

Posted in Cilantro, Easy, Herbs, Honeydew Melon, Jalapeno, Jicima, Peppers, Salsa, Seafood, Shrimp, Watermelon | Tagged , , , , , , , | 9 Comments