A cheese ball covered with chopped chives on a plate with crackers.

Muffuletta Cheese Ball

This Muffuletta Cheese Ball has all the tastes of a classic New Orleans muffuletta sandwich. The flavors of salty salad olives, provolone cheese, and salami that meld together with cream cheese and Italian seasonings make for an appetizing appetizer. Spread it on a cracker or some veggies for a quick and easy snack food fit […]

A serving of Shrimp Salad with 2 lemon slices.
Appetizers, Main Dishes, Salads

Shrimp Salad

This Shrimp Salad is akin to Shrimp Remoulade. It’s dressed in a spicy-cool sauce with a sweet Cajun kick. The crispy bites of red peppers and the surprising ingredient of artichoke hearts make this salad extra special. Yep, artichoke hearts! It will be love at first bite, I’m sure!

A bowl of mock crab meat in a salad.
Appetizers, Salads

Easy Crab Salad

Whether your picnicking or eating in, this Easy Crab Salad will satisfy your hunger for something light and refreshing. It has flavorful veggies and crab meat dressed in a creamy mayo and greek yogurt dressing spiked with Tabasco hot pepper sauce. Enjoy it alone with extra lemon or stuffed into a tomato, avocado, or roll. […]

Roasted pecans in different containers for storage and serving.

Buttery-Salted Roasted Pecans

There’s nothing like feasting on crisp Buttery-Salted Roasted Pecans when trying to curb your hunger or satisfy that beastly snack attack. They’re a no-guilt munch that pleases most with simple preparation and easy storage, but knowing some particulars gets you a consistent outcome every time. Before roasting, let’s survey some of this nut’s unique qualities.