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July 22, 2017
Chipotle Fig Chicken Fajita

Chipotle Fig Glazed Chicken & Fajita Fiesta – Olé!

If it’s summer, it’s grilling time and what better way to get a little entertaining help than a Pot Lucky. After the success of last year’s […]
July 11, 2017
Deconstructed Grilled Caesar

Deconstructed Grilled Caesar Salad

About a zillion years ago, I opened New World Grill, a great little American bistro tucked into New York City’s theater district. We had what I […]
July 3, 2017
Roasted Asparagus with Balsamic and Manchego

No-Recipe Charred Asparagus with Aged Balsamic & Manchego

Every now and then – LONG HOLIDAY WEEKEND PEOPLE!!! – we deserve a real no-recipe recipe. Just take what you have and make it work. Since […]
June 8, 2017
Lights, Camera, Action

Summer Entertaining – Graduation, Father’s Day, & Grilling!

I just had the chance to join Maranda on WOTV 4 Women’s program Maranda Where You Live to share with her viewers some ideas on how […]
May 11, 2017
Spicy Grilled Shrimp

Sriracha & Chipotle Spicy Grilled Shrimp

Even though #NationalShrimpDay is meant to be a 24-hour thing, I feel it’s more like a birthday and should really be celebrated for a week, a […]
November 13, 2016
Melissa's Fresh Shishito Peppers

Julia Child, New York’s Bravest and Shishito Peppers: Live from New York

In this impending season of eating too much – and loving every minute of it – here’s an appetizer that is a real crowd pleaser and […]