Author Archive: hrh_thechef

TORTURED ORCHARD’S Great Seasoning Sauces!

Here’s a new product I am really excited about; Tortured Orchard All Natural Seasoning Sauces. Check out their website at http://torturedorchard.com/. I love their byline “A SPIRITED REBELLION OF FLAVORS”.  I’ll give you a quick rundown on what I am going to be experimenting with. GOLDEN SAUCE: a mustard based pepper sauce, great for proteins […]

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  October 8, 2011   3 comments

Dinner, Theater and a Cause

My friend Karla invited me up to Topanga Canyon, CA where she is a resident, for dinner and local outdoor theater one recent Friday evening.  It was a perfect night to be outside as the days had been hot, hot, hot. Usually in the Los Angeles area after sundown you need to put on a […]

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  September 3, 2011   2 comments

Cumin-Lime Swordfish with Grape Salsa Recipe

When I went grocery shopping the other day I knew I wanted some sort of fish with salsa, great for summertime.  Well, as usual, I’m going for what’s on sale that day.  Swordfish was that days manager’s special, so I picked up four nice looking pieces.  I didn’t want the usual salsas I make like tomato […]

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  August 25, 2011   3 comments

Fresh Sweet Corn Tips

Always shuck your sweetcorn at the very last minute. Pull off the silks (the hairy stuff), then strip off the husks. Boil a large pot of water, add salt…lots of salt. Reduce water to a simmer and drop in the corn cobs for 15-20 minutes. Strain the corn cobs and slather in butter and more […]

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  August 17, 2011   No comments

Quick and Easy Kale Chip Recipe

Making kale chips could not be easier.  For those of us who really love that salty crunch now and again… and again, they are a great alternative to regular high fat, high calorie chips…and mighty tasty!  And very inexpensive!!   So easy and fast to make.  Here you go: One bunch of kale EVOO (a Rachael […]

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  July 1, 2011   3 comments

Barbeque Grills

It’s time to grill!  Bar-B-Q Grills are happening now!  Here are my ideas about where to buy great grills. Steaks, burgers, dogs, chicken, sausage and don’t forget your veggies.  It’s grillin’ time. Need a little help to find that great grill?  Check out what I came up with. You cannot go wrong with a Weber […]

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  June 30, 2011   No comments