Green Door Hospitality

Adventures in Everyday Entertaining

Homemade Staples: Pecorino-Black Pepper Breadsticks

Breadsticks are a quick and easy way to add a nice touch to your meal.  Also, once you have a basic recipe down you can modify with different herbs, cheeses, … Continue reading

May 16, 2013 · 19 Comments

Lunchtime Hospitality: Meyer Lemon Granita

I love ice cream.  It is creamy.  It is awesome.  It is something that should never be kept in our house!  (See the first three sentences for the reason why).  … Continue reading

May 2, 2013 · 24 Comments

Finding Inspriation in Cookbooks

I am jumping on the bandwagon!!  Sharing of favorite cookbooks has been going around.  First Chef Mimi Blog and then A Pug In The Kitchen and then it was Fae’s … Continue reading

April 25, 2013 · 29 Comments

Elegant and Affordable: Roast Chicken Provençale

Roasted Chicken always makes me think of dinner at my grandparents.  Such a savory and delicious meal that brings about feeling of warmth and comfort.  This version is extra flavorful … Continue reading

March 7, 2013 · 18 Comments

Elegant and Affordable: Pork Tenderloin with Rosemary and Garlic

Pork Tenderloin is a great option when entertaining a small group of guests.  (Assuming that they all eat pork).  The tenderloin offers quite a bit of variety when it comes … Continue reading

March 5, 2013 · 25 Comments

Impromptu Entertaining: Caramelized Carrots

The key to Impromptu Entertaining is making the most of what you have on hand.  These caramelized carrots are not only delicious, but they are made with ingredients that most … Continue reading

February 12, 2013 · 22 Comments

Elegant and Affordable: Candied Lemon Zest

Candied Zest is an elegant addition to any dessert tray — either on its own, or as a garnish.  This also makes a lovely hostess gift! I will warn you … Continue reading

February 11, 2013 · 17 Comments

Elegant and Affordable: Beef Tenderloin with Horseradish-Mustard Sauce

The combination of flavors between the coriander rub and the horseradish-mustard sauce is outstanding.  This dish is sure to please your guests.  The sauce also works great with leftovers as … Continue reading

January 8, 2013 · 14 Comments

Lunchtime Hospitality: Broccoli and Cheddar Cheese Soup

On a cold day there is nothing like having soup and a crust of bread with a dear friend for lunch.  This is a simple, yet flavorful soup that doesn’t … Continue reading

January 3, 2013 · 21 Comments

Holiday Entertaining: Sage Dinner Rolls

You’ll have to forgive the picture for not being mine.  In the rush of getting everything served for our ‘Thankful with Friends’ dinner party this past weekend, I failed to … Continue reading

November 21, 2012 · 13 Comments