Pan Seared Georgia Trout Recipe

Pan Seared Trout with Pecan Browned Butter

Meet my friend, Virginia Willis, former Kitchen Director for Martha Stewart Living Television, award-winning author of Bon Appetit, Y’all and this week celebrating the release of her brand new book, Basic to Brilliant, Y’all. I first met Virginia a couple of years ago at an IACP conference in Portland and I asked her to speak at a Food Blog Forum …


Giveaway: iPad

Yes, another iPad giveaway! I think this will be the 5th iPad this year – I’m on a roll here!This Apple iPad Giveaway is sponsored by me, Steamy Kitchen. Because I love giving away stuff, especially shiny new gadgety toys! Enter the Apple iPad 2 GiveawayTo enter, fill out the entry form below.For good giveaway karma, . . .


Fun Finds

Great butchery videos from James Whelan Cheesecake stuffed strawberries from Savoring Today via Nutmeg Nanny! Such an awesome video found on Good Morning Good Night via Tasteologie. Take a look! One Minute Pie Dough from The Italian Dish! Bacon ‘n Eggs! from the Girl Who Ate Everything – Oh how adorable….bacon pretzels and marshmallow/yellow M&M candy eggs. Chai Snickerdoodles, anyone??!? …


Seeing Ground Zero

I’ve been to NYC exactly 15 times in the past two years. That’s a lot bad cab rides, overpriced hotels and brilliant meals. But in all of those trips, I never could bring myself to visit Ground Zero.  Ten years ago, on September 11th, Scott and I were both in Hawaii at a 10-day Tony Robbins Life Mastery event. Scott …


Giveaway: Ronzoni and $100 Walmart Gift Card

Ronzoni Quick Cook Pasta Bundle GiveawayThis giveaway includes the following itemsOne box of Ronzoni Quick CookOne Wal-mart gift card in the amount of $100One kitchen timerFrom Ronzoni:For on-the-go families, finding time to make a great, home-cooked meal can be tough.  Why go through another night of fast food when you could enjoy a delicious, homemade . . .


Giveaway: Panasonic Automatic Bread Maker

Today we are giving away a Panasonic automatic bread maker and this one has a great features list!
Panasonic Automatic Bread Maker Giveaway
This giveaway includes:

one Panasonic SD-RD250 Automatic Bread Maker

From Panasonic:

1. Slim & Compact Design

2. Raisin & Nutes Dispenser
– 3.5 of raisins drop automatically at the optimum timing

3. Pasta mode

4. Scratch Resistant Bread Pan with Diamond-Fluorine . . .


Entertaining Finds

I wanted to highlight a few favorite and new items for entertaining from the Steamy Kitchen Store! We launched the store this past Spring and it’s been going so well – I can’t believe how fast this little retail experiment has grown! Big thanks to all of you who’ve purchased a little something from the store. xo jaden Stilton Cheese …

vitaclay ricecooker

Giveaway: VitaClay Chef Gourmet Rice N’ Slow Cooker

VitaClay Chef Gourmet Rice N’ Slow Cooker Pro – 8 Cup GiveawaySETTINGS – Totally Programmable! 10 Min to 5 Hrs w/ 10 min. increments Delay timer to set up time to cook N’ goVitaclay is made of natural, unglazed, highly prized Zisha clay, that enhances the flavor and preserves natural nutrients. It is free of . . .