Green Door Hospitality

Adventures in Everyday Entertaining

Elegant and Affordable: Truffled Mac and Cheese

Since it’s Tax Day, we should be looking at comfort foods to brighten our day.  And what is more comforting than Mac and Cheese? This savory and mouth watering mac … Continue reading

April 15, 2013 · 29 Comments

Lunchtime Hospitality: Chicken Alfredo with Zucchini

I love taking an old standard like chicken alfredo and giving it some new life.  The fusilli pasta is fun and holds the sauce well.  The chicken being coated in … Continue reading

April 8, 2013 · 21 Comments

Impromptu Entertaining: Pan-Fried Tilapia with Honey Orange Sauce

Fish is a great dish for Impromptu Entertaining because you can defrost it much quicker than taking other meats out of the freezer.  I always keep some fish fillets on … Continue reading

April 1, 2013 · 25 Comments

Elegant and Affordable: Roasted Cauliflower Soup with Tarragon

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Cauliflower is one of my favorite vegetables.  There is so much you can do to “jazz” it up.  This soup has a wonderful flavor combination … Continue reading

March 18, 2013 · 41 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: Lemon Garlic Shrimp

You might be saying “How does shrimp fall into the ‘affordable’ part of this category?  The biggest thing that I’ve learned to do with seafood is watch for specials!  Find … Continue reading

February 19, 2013 · 29 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: Truffled Potato Skins

This is a great way to take a classic appetizer and add a healthy dash of elegance!  By switching out a couple ingredients, you can take the standard potato skins … Continue reading

January 28, 2013 · 21 Comments

Elegant and Affordable: Lemon Baked Cod

This a wonderful dish that not only tastes delicious but provides a beautiful presentation when served to your guests.  Depending on what part of the world you live in Cod … Continue reading

January 22, 2013 · 32 Comments

Homemade Staples: Red Potatoes with Rosemary

Red potatoes make a great change in starch for your dinner from the more common Mashed Potatoes and Baked Potato (which are both still very delicious!).  With just a little … Continue reading

January 18, 2013 · 31 Comments