Honey Mustard Dipping Sauce

Bottled sauces are my last resort. This homemade honey mustard dipping sauce pairs well with buffalo chicken fingers. It will certainly up the ante on your grilling game! Ingredients 2/3 C Dijon Mustard 1/4 C Reduced Fat Sour Cream 1/4 C Honey 3/4 tsp Worstershire Sauce Method Combine ingredients in a small bowl, stirring with a flexible rubber spatula until evenly combined. Refrigerate before serving. Continue reading Honey Mustard Dipping Sauce

Roasted Jalapeno Butter

Bored of your traditional buttery spread?  Adding a charred jalapeno to butter (or a butter substitute) adds a smokey, flavorful dimension t0 liven up any dish.  Spread it on toast, grilled corn on the cob or corn bread.  This recipe is easy to create and it keeps remarkably well in the refrigerator. Ingredients: 2 Jalapeno Peppers Cooking Spray 7 tsp Unsalted Butter or (for a … Continue reading Roasted Jalapeno Butter

Cilantro-Jalapeno Sour Cream

Cilantro-infused sour cream is a creative addition to any meal begging for a “cream factor”.  It works wonders with blackened seafood and chicken dishes and adds just the right amount of coolness to wings and other spicy dishes.  Try it with my Baja Shrimp Tacos! Ingredients: ½ C Reduced Fat Sour Cream 2 T Fresh Cilantro, chopped 2 T Fresh Lime Juice 1 Jalapeno Pepper, … Continue reading Cilantro-Jalapeno Sour Cream

Baja Shrimp Tacos

I was on a mission to create a mind-blowing meal for my family.  I had requests for a Mexican-inspired dish so I dug around my recipe box for the perfect dish.  True to form, I modified the cilantro-jalapeno sour cream (the original was a bit too “limey” for my taste) and changed up the taco fixings. The essential components are highly versatile:  the sweet/smoky spice … Continue reading Baja Shrimp Tacos

Grilled Corn on the Cob with Roasted Jalapeno Butter

A delicious side dish complemented with roasted Jalapeno butter.  This butter is delicious on toast and corn bread too! Ingredients: 2 Jalapeno Peppers Cooking Spray 7 tsp Unsalted Butter or (for a lighter version, I Can’t Believe It’s Not Butter Light), softened 1 tsp Lime Zest 2 tsp Honey 1/4 tsp Salt 6 Ears Shucked Corn on the Cob 1 small paper bag     … Continue reading Grilled Corn on the Cob with Roasted Jalapeno Butter