seared scallops with pan sauce

Lovely and delicate, scallops are a delicious favorite to pair with great conversation and a chilled sauvignon blanc. A light salad, simple greens and crusty bread for the extra pan sauce, are excellent companions for this gorgeous dish. When prepping, note the scallops need to be as dry as possible. Blot delicately between paper towels at least twice. Place on a plate and sprinkle with salt and … Continue reading seared scallops with pan sauce

Raspberry Delights and a Boozy Sorbet

Traditionally raspberries were a mid-summer fruit, but with today’s growing technology they are attainable all year round.  So whipping up tasty summer-like treats during all four seasons simply takes a trip to your local farmers’ market when they are in season and a trip to your local grocer when they are not. Pie Crazy-Red Raspberry Pie Filling by The Joy of Caking.  I am a … Continue reading Raspberry Delights and a Boozy Sorbet

Cooking with Cherries; A delicious taste of summer

Here in the Pacific Northwest we are having a tremendously fantastic run of hot temps and it seems summer has won the footrace and beat spring to the finish line.  Grills are hot and backyards are filled with picnic tables and outdoor decor. Summer foods have taken the place of spring cuisine for the moment, and we at Your Home have been craving a delicious … Continue reading Cooking with Cherries; A delicious taste of summer