Russian Dressing

Russian and Thousand Island Dressings are often confused. The are both close in color, and are both mayonnaise based. Russian however has a spicier kick to it as the Thousand Island is sweeter. Also, Thousand Island has A bit different texture from the sweet pickle relish that is used in it. I almost never use…

Salad Dressings From Your Own Kitchen

Go to the grocery store and look at all the salad dressings on the shelf. Nowadays there is a seemingly endless variety of varieties and flavor combinations. Most start out with a basic base and flavors are added from there. Unfortunately if you read the ingredient labels you will find a lot of stuff in…

Seafood Jones

    Living in Missouri, finding seafood is a challenge. Have to settle for frozen most times. Growing up and spending the biggest part of my adult life on the Maine Coast, I had become spoiled for the availability of fresh fish, and shellfish.     I was never a big fan of catfish, but…