Christmas Favorites: Sicilian Christmas Salad

Today’s featured holiday recipe is our Sicilian Christmas Salad, featuring oranges, fresh fennel, mint, red onions, green olives and extra-virgin olive oil. If blood oranges and/or the lighter pink cara cara oranges are also available, we’ll layer them in, too. Grapefruit sections would also be a great addition. This is a salad that can be enjoyed…
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A Dozen Goodies For Your Holiday Baking

Christmas is just a little over a week away, and we plan to spend the next ten days baking up a storm. We hope you’ll find some holiday inspiration as we share our Top 12 Favorite Holiday Treats with you! We’d love to know what YOU are baking for the holidays, so please leave us…
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Christmas Favorites: Pookie’s Christmas Ice Cream Cake

I was raised in a family that loves tradition, especially when it comes to the Christmas holidays. Our house was trimmed with a giant, real Douglas fir tree, colorful Christmas decorations could be found in every corner, and throughout the season my mother would play Christmas records every morning to wake us up for school.…
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Christmas Dinner: Succulent Prime Rib Roast

Herb-Encrusted Prime Rib Roast is the perfect main course for Christmas Dinner (or any dinner, in our opinion). Succulent and full of flavor, prime rib always makes a statement. Several years ago, we made a bone-in prime rib roast for Christmas, but have since followed the advice from our local butcher at Meats by John…
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Christmas Favorites: Tony’s Norwegian Meatballs

When you’re married to one Sicilian, and mother to another, it’s easy to become infected by their passion for all things Italian. In fact, I often refer to myself as an I.B.M. – Italian by Marriage. But my grandfather, Don Mathison, was 100% Norwegian and proud of it, and every now and then we find…
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