Recipes · Salads, Sides & Sauces

Tony Tomato and Deconstructed Caprese Salad

Meet my new best friend, Tony Tomato.  Tony and I have been following each other on Instagram for a while, that’s how I first found out about him.  He has amazing produce that he farms and delivers to local restaurants, most notably, tomatoes.  You can follow him on instagram like me (@tonytomato_tomatotony) or look at… Continue reading Tony Tomato and Deconstructed Caprese Salad

Breakfast & Brunch · Main Courses · Recipes · Sandwiches

Smörgåstårta (Swedish Sandwich Cake)

It was Tuesday. It was hot. I wanted a no cook dinner.  What to make…? What to make…?   Four years ago I was riding up the elevator of a Chicago hotel with a woman who was holding a beautiful cake. On closer inspection, the “flowers” on the top were made out of salami.  Of… Continue reading Smörgåstårta (Swedish Sandwich Cake)