Key Lime Torte

Key Lime Torte

Key Lime Torte - A Family Feast

Ever since we made this Portuguese-inspired meal (see here, here and here) earlier this year, my husband Jack has been eager to try some of the dessert recipes from the same cookbook called, The Food of Portugal. One recipe that caught Jack’s eye – this Key Lime Torte – looked particularly delicious and has been …Continue

Littlenecks in Fennel Broth

Littlenecks in Fennel Broth

Littlenecks in Fennel Broth - A Family Feast

This is the story about a man and a car. And…it’s a love story. A few weeks ago, my husband Jack and I were invited by Chevy as part of their Drive the District program to participate in a driving and dining tour of Cape Cod. It was a fun day where we, and some …Continue

Savory Citrus Dressing

Savory Citrus Dressing

Savory Citrus Dressing - A Family Feast

Here’s another great recipe to add to your collection of homemade salad dressings – our Savory Citrus Dressing! This recipe is one that my husband used to make on a regular basis during his corporate food service management days. Back then, he featured a ‘dressing of the week’ in the cafeteria salad bar – and …Continue

Apple Chai Cupcakes and Curious Chef Product Review

Apple Chai Cupcakes and Curious Chef Product Review

Apple Chai Cupcakes - A Family Feast

Today’s recipe for Apple Chai Cupcakes was inspired by a very, very special event in our life – our oldest daughter Courtney just got married this past weekend! We adore our new son-in-law, and it was a beautiful ceremony and reception with an elegant and rustic theme. And the bride and groom chose an apple …Continue

Top of the Round Roast

Top of the Round Roast

Top of the Round Roast - A Family Feast

Today we’re going to share a technique for cooking a tender Top of the Round Roast! The top of the round is cut from the hind quarter of a steer, and it’s a very affordable cut of beef to buy at your local grocery store. Because it’s essentially muscle meat, a top round roast is …Continue