Category: recipes

Cilantro-Jalapeno Aoili

Making a Junction Burger at the Carolina Bed & Breakfast: Beef, Fried Green Tomatoes and Pulled Pork

Filed under: Carolina Bed and Breakfast, recipes, Restaurants

Can you remember when your love affair began with your favorite restaurant?  I can. It was our half-day off from our Asheville Bed and Breakfast and James and I had been to an afternoon movie. We were talking about where we should go for dinner and I said I wanted a burger.  For those of… Read more »

Summertime Food: Grilled Oysters and Watermelon Cupcakes!

Filed under: Carolina Bed and Breakfast, recipes, Restaurants

Have you ever noticed how there are some things people eat all year round and there are others which seem to remain more true to the season? So true to the Summer season I am happy to share with you a recipe for Watermelon Cupcakes from the Carolina Bed & Breakfast, and a great new… Read more »

Apple Crumble with Vanilla-Bourbon Caramel: A Winter Treat

Filed under: About Asheville, Carolina Bed and Breakfast, recipes

Three of my favorite things are snow in Asheville, apples, and caramel.  A snowfall of any significant amount only happens once or twice a year here so at the Carolina Bed & Breakfast we still thrill to its occurrence.  As a rule it doesn’t last long.  A day or two of warm sunshine and all… Read more »

The Best Christmas Cookies

Filed under: Carolina Bed and Breakfast, Christmas in Asheville, recipes

I love Christmas baking.  There is something about a steady stream of cookie trays going in and out of the oven that means the holidays, good friends and family,  and delicious once-a-year treats.  In addition, it means I can indulge myself in trying out new recipes while being sure there is a willing audience to… Read more »

The Next Food Network Star Comes from Asheville?

Filed under: Carolina Bed and Breakfast, Innkeeping, recipes

This past week I was honored to act as spokesperson for the Asheville Bed & Breakfast Association promoting our Holiday Shopping Package on both the local Asheville ABC affiliate and Fox Carolina Morning in Charlotte.  The hook was that I was invited onto the programs to demonstrate some holiday cooking tips and recipes.  So I… Read more »

Thanksgiving Breakfast Recipes from Our Bed & Breakfast

Filed under: Carolina Bed and Breakfast, recipes, Thanksgiving

You have a house full of people for the holidays and, while you know for sure what you are making for Thanksgiving Dinner, what are you going to give them for breakfast?  It needs to be easy, it needs to be fast and it needs to be filling enough to keep them going until that… Read more »