#Pnw Recipes


Venison Roast with Juniper Berry Rub

By Beth Renzetti
I found this while researching PNW foods/recipes. It can be found in 'Where...

PNW Market Salad

By Beth Renzetti
Another recipe found at several sites. I edited the ingredients to suit my own tastes.

Fresh Sage, Apple, Sausage & Parsnip Stuffing

By Beth Renzetti
Oh golly this looks delicious beyond imagination and is the recipe I'm using this year! ...

Chocolate Cherry Smoothie

By Beth Renzetti
Using cherries native to the Pacific Northwest, no sugar added, naturally sweetened with the cocoa powder,...

Summer Rhubarb and Blackberry Compote

By Beth Renzetti
We tend to assign rhubarb to early spring and blackberries to mid-summer, but in the Pacific...

Warm Marinated Olives

By Beth Renzetti
From a restaurant in Oregon.

BLACK PEPPER PUMPKIN BUTTER AND PANCETTA ON TOAST

By Beth Renzetti
from an Oregon restaurant. *prep time is cooking the components. **cook time is assembling.

PNW Cranberry Barbecue Sauce

By Beth Renzetti
From Bridgewater Bistro, Astoria, Oregon. This sauce may be used 'as is' to baste over meats and...

PNW Honeyed Yogurt Parfait

By Beth Renzetti
Using delightfully fresh, local ingredients from the Pacific Northwest, this is a lovely recipe found on...

PNW Cranberry Sauce

By Beth Renzetti
This was originally named 'Cranberry sauce with Zinfandel, Star Anise and Black pepper' which didn't fit...

Grilled Oysters with Tarragon Butter

By Beth Renzetti
*I* don't like seafood but my family does so each New Year in an untraditional Italian...
25 Dishes To Make in April

25 Dishes To Make in April


Technically spring has arrived. But, depending on what part of the country you’re in, the weather may not be cooperating. So, we’re sharing comfort food recipes because we know those are good year-round. But, you’ll also see fresh finds since farmer’s markets are starting to burst with goodies. If you’re sick of trying to figure […]

10 Ways To Enjoy Carrot Cake Flavor

10 Ways To Enjoy Carrot Cake Flavor


Filled with shredded carrots and spices like cinnamon and ginger, carrot cake is a fantastic springtime dessert. Everyone has a preference for other ingredients they add. Popular mix-ins include pineapple, raisins, and/or chopped nuts. Topped with a tangy cream cheese frosting, it’s delicious. But, it’s not just a dessert. You can enjoy all carrot cake flavors […]

12 Lovely Coffee Cake Recipes

12 Lovely Coffee Cake Recipes


Perfect with your morning coffee or as a treat after dinner, coffee cakes are one of our favorite indulgences. Sweet, heavenly, and full of flavor, coffee cakes are a great go-to for family get-togethers or a random Sunday. Grab a slice and get ready to enjoy!