Category Appetizers

The Best Garlic Knots You Ever Ate

Prep time: 10 minutes, active Baking time: 15 minutes Yields: 8 garlic knots It’s Super Bowl week and I’ve got a new, delicious recipe so you can impress your football friends! These garlic knots are super easy to make, and you don’t need any fancy ingredients. If you’re looking for other ideas, last year I […]

Summer Salad with Honey Balsamic Vinaigrette

Prep time: 10 minutes Serves: 2-4 (2 for lunch, 4 for side dish) Salads have never been my thing. My husband, either. He famously tried his first salad at age 22. Ouch. But since that time we have done pretty well for ourselves. I can’t say we are regular salad eaters, but we I know how […]

Summer Rolls with Spicy Chili Sauce

  Prep time: 10 minutes Serves: 2-4 people (4 spring rolls) I hate to admit this, but I had never tried summer rolls until a month ago. They just looked plain and tasteless, especially in light of their alter ego, the deep fried spring roll. But I finally tried one and learned how delicious they […]

Souvlaki Chicken Kabobs with Dill Sauce

Prep time: 10 minutes Cook time: 10 minutes Cory and I love greek food. There’s this amazing place we go to every once in a while and completely indulge. We get three entrees for two people. That’s how much we love it. So about two years ago, I made him a greek dinner as a […]

5 Easy Super Bowl Recipes to Kickoff Your Game Day

The big game is right around the corner, and I’m here to get you ready to feed the masses. Today I’ve gathered the five tastiest, Super Bowl worthy recipes from Lawyer in the Kitchen. This list is perfect for all you game day chefs out there! So read away, get your supplies, and whip up […]

Buttery Soft Pretzel Recipe

Serves: 12 Prep Time: 30 minutes Cook time: 15 minutes Have you ever eaten those delicious soft pretzels at the mall? You know what I’m talking about…the ones you can smell like a thousand feet away. And the smell is so deliciously intoxicating. And then they are just delicious as they smell! You know that […]

Spinach and Artichoke Dip

Boy did I eat well this weekend! I couldn’t get enough of this dip, and when we ran out of bread, it was on to tortilla chips! But anyways, this is about you. I wanted to bring you a recipe that you can tote to all the parties coming up this weekend – or just […]

Irish Nachos

You are going to go nuts for this recipe. I first had a similar appetizer at a pub near my work. Every so often my office would go out for drinks, and we would savor every bite. So when I craved this dish a couple of weeks ago, I thought, why not make up my […]

Creamy Ricotta Cheese

Prep time: 1 minute Cook time: 20 min If you’re like me, you grew up pronouncing ricotta cheese as “regotta,” because your Sicilian American father emphatically shouted “REGAUT!” anytime the cheese was incorporated into a meal. And then the cold world hit you and you realized at age 25 that you looked a jackass “mispronouncing” […]

Kohlrabi Fritters

Prep time: 15 minutes Cook time: 15 minutes Joining a CSA this summer has been kind of like being on the TV show “Chopped.” I do my part to keep Google solvent every Wednesday when I pick up our share. What is __________, how do I chop __________, recipes for _________? A few weeks ago […]