Shrimp Empanadas

Empanadas, so yummy. (So poorly displayed. Oh well.) Easy to eat finger food. They lend themselves to all kinds of fillings and sauces. Whenever I serve them, they are all eaten, fast. In the never-ending quest for culinary perfection, I have been trying out several empanada dough, filling and sauce recipes over the last couple […]

Rillettes

RILLETTES rillettes Syllabification: ril·lettes Pronunciation: /rēˈyet/ NOUN Pâté made of minced pork or other light meat, seasoned and combined with fat. I signed up for appetizers for a small 4th of July dinner party at a friend’s house. Then the guest list grew. To a total of 24 people. So I had to rethink my original plan. […]