Tag: cheese

Breakfast Mac and Cheese with Baked Eggs

Honestly, can we just take a moment and admire the beauty of this thing? I’ve had the idea to make Breakfast Mac and Cheese with Baked Eggs for a while, but going out for brunch most weekends had prevented me from getting around to cooking it. Now that I’ve finally made it though, HOLY is this […]

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Pumpkin Mac and Cheese with Italian Sausage

Call it biased for being born in October, but fall is my absolute favorite season. From sweater weather to the crisp smell in the air of the fall leaves that are changing into beautiful hues of orange and red, autumn is a magical time of year. And nothing brings that magic to life more than […]

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Spaghetti alla Carbonara with a Yolk on Top

Oh Carbonara, how I love thee. This creamy pasta accented by Parmesan or Pecorino cheese and bacon is rich and delicious, but until I started to learn how to cook myself, I had no idea that the thick and heavy version I’ve been used to eating is actually not the real deal. Authentic carbonara uses no cream […]

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Gruyere Grilled Cheese with Garlic Kale Chips and Rosemary Mushrooms

Okay, okay, so I know I said that my Rosemary Candied Bacon Grilled Cheese with Balsamic Apples was the best grilled cheese I’ve ever made, but this Gruyere Grilled Cheese with homemade Garlic Kale Chips and White Wine and Rosemary Mushrooms may be my new favorite grilled cheese ever. When I started this grilled cheese […]

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Grilled Cheese Paradise at The Big Cheesy

As a self-proclaimed cheese monster, one of my favorite NYC food events of the year is The Big Cheesy, a grilled cheese competition held in Openhouse‘s pop-up space in Nolita. Your $30 ticket gets you an hour of unlimited sampling of signature creations by some of NYC’s best grilled cheese shops, plus 2 beers sponsored […]

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NY Drinks NY Grand Tasting was a Wine Lover’s Paradise

In case it hasn’t been clear yet, let the record stand: I LOVE wine. Love it. It pairs amazingly with my favorite indulgence, cheese, while also providing surprising and complex flavors that a Diet Coke would just never be able to impart. As such, if there’s a wine tasting going on at a reasonable price, […]

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