Coastal Kitchen Archives

Which Pan to Use

Choosing Cast Iron or Nonstick

  While it might not be worthy of a philosophical debate, there are strong feelings about cookware – specifically, when it comes to cast iron versus nonstick. Which one is right for you and your cooking techniques? For most of us, both come in handy. Here’s why. Cast Iron is the King When you buy […]

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Cheddar Corn Chowder

Cheddar Corn Chowder with Bacon

Soup’s on! Rustle up your list of ingredients, and in no time at all you’ll be serving your family this delicious, hearty soup. Directions and more below the how-to video.                                                   […]

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Roasted Garlic & Lemon Mustard

Roasted Garlic & Lemon Mustard

Add a little spice to your life, dinner, and snack trays with a few jars of roasted garlic and lemon mustard. Gather up your ingredients, some Ball canning jars, and have fun making this wonderful condiment. Directions and more below the how-to video.                                                                                                       Ingredients ¾ cups dry white wine ½ cup yellow mustard […]

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Sweet Pepper Poppers

Sweet Pepper Poppers

The perfect super Sunday snack for the whole family is waiting for you. All you need are some simple ingredients and some even simpler step-by-step directions to cook up these tasty touchdown tidbits. You’ll find the list of ingredients and directions below the how-to video.   Ingredients 1 pound sweet mini peppers (tops cut and […]

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Lemon Chicken Orzo Soup

Lemon Chicken Orzo Soup

Soup’s on! Preheat the oven, compile some wholesome ingredients into your Lodge Dutch Oven cookware, and listen for the “yummy” happiness from your family. Ingredients and directions below the how-to video.   Ingredients 2 tablespoons olive oil (divided) 1 pound boneless, skinless chicken thighs (cut into 1-inch chunks) Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper […]

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Bourbon BBQ Sauce

Bourbon BBQ Sauce Made on the Grill

They say the best gifts are the ones you make yourself. This special BBQ sauce is no exception. Get your list of ingredients together, warm up the Traeger, and enjoy this wonderful, anytime condiment that makes the perfect gift and puts you on every “nice” list. Your directions and a list of ingredients are below […]

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Teriyaki Beef Jerky

Homemade for the Holidays: Smoked Teriyaki Jerky

The holidays are packed with savory and sweet creations. To shake things up a little, this one is almost entirely made of meat. Making your own teriyaki jerky isn’t tough. All you need are a handful of ingredients and some free time amid the gift wrapping and holiday movie watching. Get the directions and a […]

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Blender Salsa

Homemade for the Holidays: Blender Salsa

What better way to celebrate the holidays than with a jar of blender salsa. Make a few for your family or give them out as gifts. This easy-to-make and even easier-to-enjoy creation is sure to be a favorite.                     What You’ll Need ½ red onion 1 bunch cilantro (wash and cut off large […]

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How to Carve a Turkey

Coastal 101: Carving Your Thanksgiving Turkey

  Ever wonder how your mom, dad, or other relative got to be so good at carving the Thanksgiving turkey? The answer is almost always practice. Plus, someone probably shared a few helpful, step-by-step directions. This year, impress everyone at the dinner table with this week’s Coastal 101. Coastal tip: All you really need is […]

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Stuffed Pumpkin

Roasted Stuffed Pumpkin with Gruyere, Bacon & Green Onion

  It might be a mouthful to say, but each savory bite of this creation is certain to make it a fall favorite in your household. Get yourself a smallish pumpkin, rustle up the ingredients, and have fun making a roasted stuffed pumpkin for your family. You’ll find the directions and a list of ingredients […]

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Apple Cinnamon Roll Cake

Upside-Down Apple Cinnamon Roll Cake

The name of this delicious treat might make it sound complicated, but with a short list of ingredients and a few step-by-step directions, you can create this fun and delicious anytime treat. Whether you serve it for breakfast or an afternoon dessert is totally up to you. You’ll find directions and a list of delightful […]

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Halloween Pumpkin Brownies

Halloween Pumpkin Brownies

Whether you’re into cute Halloween decorations or something a bit spookier, everyone can agree on this yummy treat that’s as easy to make as it is to eat. You’ll find the ghoulish step-by-step directions and a list of eerie ingredients below the how-to video.   Ingredients ½ cup pumpkin puree ¼ cup water ¼ cup […]

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Zucchini Bites

Zucchini Bites

Looking for something to make with all that zucchini your garden produced this year? We have you covered with this fun, easy, and delicious recipe. Add in your favorite dipping sauce, and you’ll be looking for more zucchini to whip-up another batch. Recipe directions and list of ingredients are below the how-to video.   Ingredients […]

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Four Kinds of Kabobs

Four Kinds of Kabobs

  There’s nothing better than meat on a stick. Kabobs are an American backyard barbecue favorite, and with fall approaching now is the perfect time to surprise the family and get some sticks on the grill. Recipe directions and list of ingredients for each kabob can be found below the how-to video.   Bacon Wrapped […]

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Sundried Tomatoes

Oven-Baked Sundried Tomatoes

Summer is starting to wind down. Whether you have an abundance of tomatoes or your plants have slowed along with the rest of your garden, this end-of-the-season treat is easy to make and perfect for your next barbecue or dinner appetizer. Recipe directions and list of ingredients are below the how-to video.     Ingredients […]

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Apple Crisp Pizza

Apple Crisp Pizza on the Grill

Sweet-to-eat summertime treats are a snap to create when you have the right ingredients, an outdoor grill, and a set of directions. This apple crisp pizza on the grill dessert will go fast, so be sure to grab a piece for yourself before it’s all gone. Recipe directions and list of ingredients are below the […]

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Grilled Corn, Tomato & Basil Salad with Feta

The weather is heating up, and so are backyard barbecues. Give your favorite meat a big boost with this tasty and easy to create summertime recipe. You’ll find the grill-enhancing directions and a list of ingredients below the how-to video.   Ingredients   4 ears of fresh corn (husked) ¼ cup extra-virgin olive oil (plus […]

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Blueberry Pineapple Salsa

Blueberry Pineapple Salsa

Got a bag of chips that’s begging for something special? Give this fresh, summertime salsa extraordinaire treat a try. Just be warned, with amazing flavor like this, it won’t last long. You’ll find a list of ingredients and directions below the how-to video.   Ingredients   2 cups fresh pineapple (chopped) 1 cup blueberries 1 […]

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Grilled Shrimp Packets

Grilled Shrimp Boil Packets

Fresh veggies and grilled shrimp are a favorite throughout the Northwest. Pull together the list of ingredients and heat up your grill. These individual packets will bring a smile to everyone’s face, and make your neighbors jealous from the delectable aromas. Feeds up to four people. Directions and list of ingredients can be found below […]

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Strawberry Galette

Fresh Strawberry Galette

  When you mix strawberries with pastry, only good things happen. This week’s Coastal recipe mingles fresh strawberries with a galette flat cake. Gather all of your ingredients, put it all together in four simple steps, and treat your whole family to this wonderfully tart, berry good summertime creation. You’ll find the directions and list […]

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