Pan Haggerty

I was shopping with the family at Harmons the other day and they were giving out samples of corned beef and cabbage.  Chad said that I absolutely had to make something comforting and yummy like that for St. Patrick’s day, so naturally I got to thinking. I have made corned beef and cabbage in the Continue Reading…

Quarterback Quesadilla Stacks

Just because it’s football fare, doesn’t mean it can’t be a little fancy, right?  I bet you have more than a few football fanatics on your Super Bowl party guest list that will be appreciative of some upscale eats. Athens Fillo Dough is the perfect base for a fun and fancy snack that’s easy to make Continue Reading…

Hamburger Hand Pies

When it’s time for the Super Bowl, you can be sure of one thing, you are going to need a lot of food to go around.  As long as there’s space left around the big screen, you can bet on another person or two showing up at your door. This is why I love using Continue Reading…

Tailgate Turkey Tarts

The big game is coming up, and with that, the expectation of a smorgasbord of scrumptious, easy to eat foods.  Even better are those that can be held in one hand, so the other is free to cheer on your favorite team, place down a wager, or hold your choice beverage! Well, once again, Athens Continue Reading…

Moroccan Chicken Pot Pie

There are times when dinner calls for something that just says, “WOW”!  This visually stunning chicken pot pie has all the comforting goodness of the traditional variety, but is teeming with the full flavors of Morocco, all wrapped in crunchy, buttery Athens Fillo Dough Pastry Sheets.   I was watching food TV one night and Continue Reading…

Festive Pom-fuls

Christmas.  Yes, I said it!  It’s right around the corner and seems to creep upon us faster each year, doesn’t it? Even if you are short on time, you can still be a gracious holiday hostess with this fresh and easy recipe featuring Athens Mini Fillo Shells.  I’m telling you, they are my go-to holiday Continue Reading…

Confetti Corn Fritters

It’s always exciting to create a dish that exceeds expectations, and that is certainly true for my Confetti Corn Fritters. These pretty little festive appetizers were made using a product my readers know as one of my all-time favorites: Athens Foods Mini Fillo Shells. If you haven’t tried these elegant little pastries yet, please take Continue Reading…

Jalapeno Orange Cranberry Sauce

Continuing on with my line up of not-so-traditional holiday sides, I thought I’d bring you a pretty little bowl that just bursts with color and flavor. The great thing about side dishes like this, is that they’re not so off the beaten path that no one recognizes them, they are just amped up a little.  Continue Reading…

Maple Bacon Brussels Sprouts

So you think you don’t like Brussels sprouts, hmm? Please don’t say such harsh things!  At least not until you try this recipe. This is my second dish in the line up of fabulous Thanksgiving sides that are sure to cause you to have to undo the top button of your pants!  The even more Continue Reading…

Green Cauliflower Puree

I was browsing online this weekend on a quest to find some exciting side dishes for Thanksgiving.  I stumbled across a website that advertised 101 modern Thanksgiving sides.  To my dismay, I found 101 of the same old thing.  There must have been 20 versions of corn bread stuffing, 15 versions of squash casserole, and Continue Reading…