Appetizers

How to Make Giardiniera

Giardiniera.  Do you know what it is?  This dish originated in Italy as a way for Italians to preserve their garden vegetables for the wintertime.  In Italian, giardiniera means from the garden.  Basically, giardiniera is a pickled relish, and is commonly used as an appetizer or a condiment.  It is pronounced JAR-di-NAIR-ah. How can I… Read More How to Make Giardiniera

Appetizers, Snacks

Fried Green Tomatoes

Have you ever tried fried green tomatoes?  If you haven’t, you’re in for a treat! Since I grew up in Canada, I never tried this delectable appetizer until I moved to Georgia as an adult.  I ate these for the first time at the Whistle Stop Cafe in Juliette, Georgia.  I love dining at this… Read More Fried Green Tomatoes