Cheesy, Comfort food, Peruvian, Potato, Sauces

Salsa a la Huancaína

I have yet to visit Peru - but never say never! I look forward to making the trip someday, but in the meantime, I do enjoy learning to put together traditional Peruvian dishes as well as putting my own twist on them. One of my favorites is salsa a la Huancaína, which is a Peruvian… Continue reading Salsa a la Huancaína

Comfort food, Sauces

Quick Enchilada Sauce

Anyone who knows me knows that I prefer to make my ingredients from scratch, when possible. I've said before that I don't want my ingredients to contain sub-ingredients, and that still holds. So, I've got a really easy enchilada sauce recipe for you today (really easy - it literally takes about 15 minutes total). So… Continue reading Quick Enchilada Sauce

Classic, Comfort food, Italian, Sauces

Simple Fresh Marinara Sauce

Have you ever wondered what’s in the jars of pasta sauce you can buy at the grocery store? Chances are, it’s a bunch of stuff you can’t pronounce, much less actually know what the ingredients are. Not to mention all the added salt and sugar. Some companies are trying to market “all natural” products, but… Continue reading Simple Fresh Marinara Sauce