Recipes

Classic Cobb Salad / JillHough.com
Featured Recipe
Classic Cobb Salad
There’s a reason this salad—reportedly invented at Hollywood’s Brown Derby restaurant and definitely popularized by it—is still enjoyed over seventy years later. It’s a perfect combination of light and rich, salty and savory, refreshing and intense. A bright-yet-creamy dressing makes it the perfect foil for Pinot Grigio. Read more

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(also check out this page with recipes I’ve had published in magazines and this page with recipes I’ve developed for promotional clients)

COCKTAILS AND BEVERAGES
Apple-Cucumber-Lime Agua Fresca
Rosemary Meyer Lemon Drop
Strawberry Vodka and Tonic

BREAKFAST AND BREADS
Rustic Gruyère Chive Scones
Strawberry Rosemary Muffins
Cherry Almond Granola
Homemade Focaccia Bread

SOUPS
Cold Cucumber Soup
Chilled Cucumber and Avocado Soup with Crab
Easy Artichoke Soup with Spring Herbs and Yogurt
Simple, Satisfying Minestrone Soup
Mushroom Sherry Soup
Chicken Soup with Rice
Tortilla Soup

SALADS
Persimmon, Pomegranate, and Pistachio Salad
Melon and Chile Salad
Summer Farro Salad
Salmon Caesar Salad
Classic Cobb Salad
Spinach Salad with Chicken, Strawberries, Blue Cheese, and Almonds

SIDES
Cranberry and Apple Sauce
Green Pea Tabbouleh
Summer Farro Salad

ENTREES
Herbed Pumpkin Risotto with Aged Balsamic
Fettuccine Carbonara with Brocolini
Salmon Caesar Salad
Classic Cobb Salad
Spinach Salad with Chicken, Strawberries, Blue Cheese, and Almonds
Grilled King Salmon with English Peas and Mint
Orange Chicken Stir-Fry with Rice Noodles
Yogurt Chicken with Chutney Yogurt Sauce
Sierra Chicken Stew
Sautéed Chicken with Parsnip, Apple, and Sherry Pan Sauce
Ham and Brie Baguettes
Chili-Rubbed Pork Chops with Grilled Pineapple Salsa
Spice-Rubbed Pork Chops with Grilled Tomato Sauce
Pizza with Salami, Mozzarella, and Fresh Herbs
Lamb Chops with Fig and Orange Tapenade
Chunky Beef and Syrah Chili

DESSERTS
Easy, Inspired Truffles
Mexican Chocolate and Cherry Brownies
Butter Cookies
Lavender Butter Cookies
Berry Sorbet
Mexican Chocolate Granita
Orange Creamsicle Floats with Sparkling Wine
Basic Ice Cream Recipe
Basic Fruit Ice Cream Recipe
Cherry Ice Cream with Chocolate Chips
Strawberry, Meyer Lemon, and Buttermilk Ice Cream
PB&J Ice Cream Sandwiches
Peach Galettes
Strawberry Sponge Cake
Nana’s Honey Cake
Bittersweet Chocolate Bark with Candied Ginger and Mixed Nuts

CONDIMENTS, SAUCES, AND OTHER STUFF
Meyer Lemon Mayonnaise
Pickled Green Tomatoes
Oven-Dried Tomatoes
Cranberry and Apple Sauce
Revolutionary Cranberry and Horseradish Relish