Tag: Holidays

Holiday Eggnog

Holiday Eggnog

As a kid we always looked forward to when mom would bring home some eggnog from our local grocery store, which happened to be the Safeway on Market just south of Wellesley in the Hillyard neighborhood of North Spokane. A lot of memories at that […]

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Alton Brown’s Hot Cocoa and a few Memories

Alton Brown’s Hot Cocoa and a few Memories

As a kid, hot chocolate was a big part of our lives, at least that is how I remember it. Sounds dramatic but I have distinct memories, of my childhood, where specific hot chocolate was an integral part. When I went up to the mountains […]

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Horseradish Cream

Horseradish Cream

This is one of the more versatile and delicious condiments you can make and serve especially when making a rib roast or some other cut of meat that could use a little kick from horseradish. Excellent for that Sunday dinner or holiday. We typically serve […]

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Christmas Gift Guide for 2015

Christmas Gift Guide for 2015

In the spirit of imitation being the greatest form of flattery, I too am going to post a Christmas Gift Guide for this year. You may notice a theme as all of the ingredients are connected to eating or drinking in some way (weird, right?) […]

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Tom Douglas’ best of Washington Wine List

Tom Douglas’ best of Washington Wine List

As the holidays approach, and as I get older, quicker than ever, we may get invites to parties, dinners, and other activities. The saying goes, you “shouldn’t go empty-handed,” and so in that spirit, I have grabbed this list from Tom Douglas’ Chef’s Walk in […]

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Irish Mike’s Christmas Guide to Seattle – 2013 Edition

Irish Mike’s Christmas Guide to Seattle – 2013 Edition

It’s the most wonderful time…of the year! We now have the first official generation that associates the arrival of the Christmas season with the red cups at Starbucks, egg nog lattes, and cranberry bliss bars. Apparently this is the way we usher in the holidays…along […]

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