Green Door Hospitality

Adventures in Everyday Entertaining

Casual Dining: Marinated Chicken with Cherry Tomato Risotto

Last fall, I came across a wonderful risotto dish from fellow blogger Cottage Grove House.  This Risotto with Sun Gold Tomato Sauce beckoned to me.  I filed it away to … Continue reading

March 4, 2014 · 11 Comments

Impromptu Entertaining: Sausage, Broccoli, Linguini in a Garlic Chili Oil Sauce

Pasta is often my “go-to” when faced with impromptu entertaining (except when entertaining my gluten-free friends).  There are so many things you can do with pasta, and more often than … Continue reading

November 13, 2012 · 13 Comments

Casual Dining: Shrimp, Tomato, and Basil with Penne Pasta

As I prepared for our evening with dinner guests this week, I poured through Cooking Light Magazine to come up with a fun recipe that involved both tomatoes and shrimp.  … Continue reading

July 27, 2012 · 6 Comments

The Creative Kitchen Challenge: Day 4- Avocados

I have always had a nervous feeling about avocados.  Not quite the same feelings I had for mussels, or the artichoke (saving that monster for the last day of the … Continue reading

June 15, 2012 · 9 Comments