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Other Recipes by macKenzie SMith

Open Faced Burrata BLT’s with Tomato Jam, Butter Lettuce, Bacon + Basil

These crispy creamy open faced Burrata BLT’s are unlike anything you’ve probably ever had before. Toasty sourdough, creamy burrata and bright tomato jam pair with fresh leaves of butter lettuce, fragrant basil and crispy bacon. Add a little maldon salt and a few pinches of red pepper flakes and you’ve got yourself the perfect summery dish any time of year. Burrata BLT with tomato jam and basil

Most of my mornings revolve around flipping eggs while simultaneously sweating my ass off in our kitchen at Black Dolphin Inn. So by the time I’m home, the idea of sweating even more over lunch is a major no-go. That’s why I always try to make something that’s fresh, flavorful, exciting, and well, something doesn’t involve a lot of added heat.

When I was whipping up some lunch for Jerm and I the other day, I wanted to make something that was similar to a BLT but a little bit more extra. Insert these beautiful babes. Toasty sourdough, creamy burrata and bright tomato jam pair with fresh leaves of butter lettuce, fragrant basil and crispy bacon. Add a little maldon salt and a few pinches of red pepper flakes and you’ve got a perfect summertime dish that is good anytime of year. Continue reading

Infused Brown Butter Churro Rice Krispies Treats with Dulce de Leche

These Brown Butter Churro Rice Krispies Treats are not only ridiculously addicting, but they’re super easy to make! A quick dusting of cinnamon sugar adds so much flavor to these childhood treats and when you use infused cannabutter, well, then I can guarantee that the adults-only version is even better! 
brown butter churro rice crispies treats

Ever since I first started getting my period, monthly cramps have been my actual worst enemy. When I was a teen, they used to be so bad that I’d either stay home from school, lay in bed with a heating pad on my tummy ALL DAY, or just take a tylenol pm and sleep through the excruciating pain.

As I got older and got on birth control, the intensity subsided, but that’s not to say that they don’t still suck. They still happen and I still have to deal with dull aching pain and the low mood that comes along with it which is no fun at all and quite debilitating at times. Continue reading

Vietnamese Grilled Chicken + Rice Bowls with Pickled Veg + Nuoc Cham

The recipe for these Vietnamese Grilled Chicken + Rice Bowls with Pickled Veg + Nuoc Cham (sweet, sour, and sometimes spicy citrusy fish sauce) is out of this world delicious! In Vietnamese, it’s pronounced Com Ga Nuong. It’s perfect for summer barbecues or hot days when you’re craving something refreshing and satisfying. 

Vietnamese Grilled Chicken + Rice Bowls with Pickled Veg + Nuoc Cham

I’ve never been to Vietnam but I have been to about a million Vietnamese restaurants. And every time, without fail, I tell myself that I’m going to order something different. And every time, without fail, I see Com Ga Nuong and get instant anxiety about missing out my favorite chicken and rice bowl. Continue reading