The BEST Key Lime Pie

Just as the name suggests, Key Lime Pie is from Key West, Florida, first mentioned in 1855 in a home belonging to William “Bill Money” Curry. The recipe was called “Aunt Sally’s Key Lime Pie”, Aunt Sally being the chef in the Hardware magnate’s Mansion.  Key lime pie is the perfect pick me up on…

Pizza Margherita

I have never met a single person who doesn’t appreciate pizza in one way or another. This magical Italian dish is one of the most popular and widely available “fast foods” in the world, and with good reason as it is so damn delicious. While I never turn down a slice, there are some that…

Valentine’s Day Feast

Ahhh Valentine’s Day… A day full of love, sappy hallmark moments, horrid dollar store chocolate, crowded overpriced restaurants, red roses, glossy balloons and teddy bears gifted to your love as if she or he is an infant. The worst part of all of this, is that I LOVE VALENTINE’S DAY! Whether it is spending time…

Pulled Pork Piennolo Fusilli

Have you ever heard of Pomodorino del Piennolo del Vesuvio? These crimson, sun-filled, deeply flavourful, grape tomatoes hail from Campania, Italy and hold a protected status. They are cultivated around Mount Vesuvius, yes, the volcano. These tomatoes are exquisite due in part to the volcanic soil they are grown in and they last for a…