Vegetable Curry

This rich, spicy (if you like) fragrant curry is a wonderful winter dish. A great vehicle for a variety of vegetables you'll be happy to have this one in your recipe box.

Beef Satay with Spicy Peanut Sauce

I was introduced to this fantastic recipe by my friends Kathy and Anna Brehm while on vacation in Cape Cod. The spicy peanut sauce pairs perfectly with the savory grilled beef making for a beautiful and delicious summer meal. (Adapted from a Cooks Illustrated recipe)

Chicken with Fresh Herb Sauce

This easy, delicious chicken is a new favorite at our house. The "everything but the kitchen sink" green sauce is fun to make and takes ordinary baked chicken to a new level. (This recipe was inspired by a recipe from The Kitchn)

Tacos Al Pastor – Slow Cooker

This easy, cook all day, delicious recipe takes an inexpensive pork butt to new heights. The sweet pineapple melds with the spicy chilies to create a fabulous dish your whole family will love. Perfect to bring to a party or pot luck too.

Quinoa with Cilantro and Lime

A new KilKenney Kitchen Basic, this quick, easy, delicious side dish is the perfect accompaniment for chicken, pork or beef. It's fantastic left over with eggs or tossed in a salad. You'll want this on hand all summer.

Asian Chicken Salad

This crunchy, flavorful salad is a wonderful addition to your recipe box. I love to make it for dinner and we all take the leftovers for lunch.

Tortilla Soup

This savory, spicy and delicious soup is one of my favorites. The rich, smooth broth envelopes shredded chicken, avocado, Mexican cheese and cilantro creating a fantastic, flavorful soup everyone in your house will love. (this recipe is adapted from a Rick Bayless recipe)

Grilled Steak with Chimichurri

Chimichurri is a zesty South American sauce usually paired with grilled meat. I combined parsley, cilantro, garlic and lime for this fabulous version. It is fantastic on your favorite steak, chicken or fish.


This easy, quick and delicious and always a hit. The recipe doubles or triples easily and is perfect with chips, tacos, sandwiches or salads. YUM!