Tag: fresh

Whip It! Whip it Good…Blueberries with Maple Whipped Cream

When you think of summer what food comes to mind?  Watermelon? Ripe tomatoes? Sweet corn?  Mostly I think of fresh, ripe fruit and vegetables.  I also think of wandering around the Farmers’ Markets and seeing all the fresh fruit and veggies. Ah…summer…. Read More

Crispy Salmon with Lemon, Basil and Caper Sauce with a side of Lake Tahoe

So, Yes!Chef! has returned home from Boston and he is feeling like cooking up some goodness again. (Everyone at the Schmautzhaus says Huzzah!) And, boy, is recipe a great way to come back.  The salmon was crispy on the outside and creamy… Read More

A little sauciness from Yes!Chef!…barbecue basics

Barbecue!  That word conjures up summer and swimming and fresh fruit and veggies and meat cooking on the grill. And…the age old argument about barbecue sauce.  Should it be sweet or tart?  Homemade or store bought?  Meat marinated in the sauce or… Read More