Watermelon Burrata Salad

I never thought I’d say this, but burrata is the sexiest cheese I’ve ever eaten. The soft but firm mozzarella wrapped tightly around the luscious melange of cream and mozzarella to form smooth rounded mounds brings to mind taut fleshy thighs pressing together.  Unh! The first time I had it was in New York at…

Barbie Beet Hummus

Hello, Hot Pink Barbie Hummus! This dish is too girly for words, and despite the super fluorescent color, is an all natural,  gluten-free, low-fat, tasty snack! I was originally inspired by this post on Smitten Kitchen because of the beautiful purple color the photos promised. But when I went to make the recipe, I realized my beets…

Cookie’s Heaven Bites

 (photo by my dear friend Mei-Chun http://www.jaufoto.com/) Do you need an appetizer for a party coming up? This little app is salty, sweet, crunchy, juicy, rich & fresh all at once. There is a lot going on here, but all the textures and flavors really come together for a little party in your mouth! I…