La Fuente: Truly Authentic Mexican Food

In a previous post here, I have written about my quest to find authentic Mexican food. This obsession started on a vacation to Southern California. Obviously there are a few more options down there. In many of attempts in Salt Lake, I have failed in this endeavor....

Double Tomato Bruschetta: A Tasty Hors d’oeuvre

Rachel has made this great appetizer at many get-togethers. Last week, as I was wolfing down my 3rd or 4th tomato bruschetta in a couple of minutes, she mentioned that I should review it. They are delicious and very simple to make. I believe that all of these...

Goodwood BBQ

Recently an old friend wanted to meet up to discuss selling his home. Since he works in Draper, I thought that it would be nice to try Goodwood BBQ again. I had not been there since June 2010 and was craving BBQ when we arranged the time and location; the food at...

Goat Cheese and Mango Quesadillas

Every Valentine’s Day since 2003, I have a tradition of cooking Rachel dinner. It started as a way to save money and avoid the crowds, but has become something that we both really enjoy. Since I love to cook, this works out well. It also keeps me from having...

Yanni’s Greek Express

I am a lover of all junk foods; well I use to be. Years ago I would go to places like McDonald’s often and wolf down a supersized value meal with a bucket of soda. A few things have changed since then. One of which is my metabolism. In the past I could eat this...