Category Archives: Side Dishes

North Dakota Cheese Buttons

While doing research on North Dakota, the same food kept popping up. Cheese Buttons. Cheese what? Kase Knepfla. These cheese filled dumplings are similar to ravioli, but is rooted in German culture. Some people even think these delicious giant noodles … Continue reading

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Spicy Chorizo Potatoes

Chorizo – full of flavor and texture. This is the most flavorful and easiest side dish you’ll ever make. The potatoes get crispy on the outside and creamy on the inside. And they are covered with the spicy flavors of … Continue reading

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Homemade Pork and Beans

We love beans at our house. This one takes some some to soak the dry beans, but the flavors you get from them as opposed to canned is well worth the wait!

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Field Greens with Parmesan Crisps

Those fresh, spring greens. If you’re looking for a fresh side or a small meal, this salad will fit the bill. Super easy to make and very satisfying!

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National Tortellini Day

I love pasta and I love stuffed pasta. Tortellini is a little roll of stuffed goodness. Some folks believe it was invented in Bologna, Italy, but no one seems to know who or why a day was created to celebrate … Continue reading

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