Entries by Amy Reiley

Knife Recommendations – investing in quality

One of the most important investments in your kitchen We originally published these knife recommendations in 2007 and figured we were due for an update. I’ve actually kept all of my original recommendations. Although they were new on the market at the time, these are still solid knife choices and represent a reasonably good value. […]

Passion Fruit & Quinoa Greek Yogurt Parfait

An aphrodisiac Greek yogurt parfait I created this Greek yogurt parfait recipe to celebrate my very favorite fruit, passion fruit! Here, I’ve combine the sweet pulp of passion fruits with the delicate sweetness of plump raspberries, protein-packed quinoa and a dollop of creamy Greek yogurt. Since passion fruit also happens to be an aphrodisiac, I […]

Black Mission Fig Clafoutis with Homemade Caramel Sauce

Fig Clafoutis – an indulgent way to use figs This decadent Fig Clafoutis with Homemade Caramel Sauce is the latest figtastic creation Chef Sondra Bernstein of Sonoma’s acclaimed The Girl and the Fig restaurant is willing to share. We always welcome Sondra’s recipe, not just because they feature one of our favorite aphrodisiac ingredients but […]