Dry Brined Holiday Turkey

No matter how you change things up during other holidays or family occasions, on Thanksgiving there is almost a 100% chance there is a turkey on your table. Best to start the brining process with a fresh, defrosted or mostly defrosted turkey.  Buy the best turkey you can afford – it really makes a difference.  To …

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Warm Brussels Sprouts with Bacon and Mustard Vinaigrette

As parents, we often fall into the trap of assuming our kids won’t like something, and therefore we either don’t serve it (not a good solution) or state aloud, “I don’t think you’re going to like this, but . . .” (also not a good solution). Brussels sprouts are high on the list of foods …

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