Beer Cheese Nachos with Candied Jalapenos and Lime Crema

Beer Cheese Nachos. Doesn’t the name just sound fun? I remember a restaurant in my hometown called Incahoots that had the best Beer Cheese Soup. When I went there that’s the first thing I ordered. They have since closed down, but I’ll always remember the taste of that soup. I …

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Cowboy Caviar Nachos

This recipe, my lovely friends, is pretty typical me, but yet, special. What is Cowboy Caviar? It’s simply black eyed peas, shoepeg corn, petite diced tomatoes, onion, cilantro and diced jalapenos in a red wine or balsamic (based on my mood) vinaigrette. Y’all – It’s Southern Black Eyed Pea Salsa. …

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Pomegranate Pico de Gallo

Have I mentioned lately how much I hate winter?  I HATE it.  Sorry to all you lovers of winter/snow/fireside chat/freezing to death.  Put me on a beach with 90 degree weather and a margarita anyday.  In the last few years I have discovered pomegranates, a fruit that is seasonal between September …

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