Recipes

Lasagna Bolognese

Lasagna Bolognese

This is your next Lasagna Bolognese recipe for when you want to go the extra mile. We’ve made the bolognese from scratch, now let’s make fresh noodles and a béchamel. Eat Up! Kitchen is about putting in a little extra effort to learn more about cooking and where your food […]

Bolognese

Bolognese

This rich and meaty Bolognese is a classic Northern Italian meat sauce that goes great with Tagliatelle, Pappardelle, Rigatoni, and Spaghetti. It’s also super great for Lasagna Bolognese! Don’t make the mistake of thinking this is an Italian-American tomato sauce. Bolognese is a sauce of braised meat traditionally made with […]

Apple Galette

Apple Galette

This Apple Galette has all the Apple Pie flavor with half the Apple Pie effort. Plus, a little pumpkin spice to keep it festive. What’s a galette? I’m glad you asked! A galette is a sort of free form tart which can be made sweet or savory. The dough is […]

Beer-Honey Roasted Chickpeas

Beer-Honey Roasted Chickpeas

These Beer-Honey Roasted Chickpeas are a simple snack to keep on hand for your next game night. They take about 45 minutes and would be a great alternative for anyone allergic to peanuts. I’ve flavored them with Beer-Honey, Paprika, Smoked Paprika, and Cumin but you can spice them any way […]

Wild Rice and Mushroom Soup with Sausage

Wild Rice and Mushroom Soup

Wild Rice and Mushroom Soup with Sausage is my first soup of the season! It’s not Squash Soup but it still screams Fall to me. This is loaded with kinds of veggies and it’s gluten and dairy free. Leave out the Sausage and sub Veg Stock for Chicken to make […]

Homemade Pasta with Mushrooms

Homemade Pasta with Mushrooms

Homemade Pasta with Mushrooms in a White Wine Butter Sauce is such a warm and cozy dish to make in under an hour. Practice this with Buttons then hit the Farmers’ Market for Maitakes this fall! Homemade Pasta If you want to get right to cooking, go ahead and use […]

Pumpkin Spice Cookies

Pumpkin Spice Cookies

Is it Pumpkin-Spice-O’Clock yet? These Pumpkin Spice Cookies are a deliciously cozy treat for the fall weather. Now, let’s get past second-summer so we can enjoy these with a big glass of oat milk. Remember when I made Homemade Pumpkin Spice last week? While I await your Pumpkin Spice Treat […]

Jalapeño Mac & Cheese

Jalapeño Mac and Cheese

When regular Mac just won’t cut it – toss in some chilis! It’s time to spice up your Mac & Cheese with Jalapeños, Serranos, Fresnos, and Habaneros. I’m calling this Jalapeño Mac & Cheese because Spicy Chili Mac & Cheese might be confused for something else. If all you have […]

Pumpkin Spice Blend

Pumpkin Spice Blend

Homemade Pumpkin Spice can be made with just five common pantry ingredients. Double or triple or ‘whatever 10x is’ this recipe so you have plenty to last this Fall. It’s not just for lattes!! You may be surprised to find out that I /hate/ pumpkin spice. Just the idea of […]

Sesame Noodles

Sesame Noodles

These Sesame Noodles only take a bit more time than it takes to boil a pot of water. If you can’t find specialty ingredients, there’s easy substitutes to make this all your own. This is one of my favorite weeknight dinners lately. Sesame Noodles are so fast and so satisfyingly […]

Chorizo Nachos

Chorizo Nachos

Do you really need a recipe for Chorizo Nachos? Prob not. How about making your own Nacho Cheese?? Read on for the cheesy deets and other helpful Nacho Assembly Tips (N.A.T.s). Tortilla Chips There are three types of chips you can use for Nachos. (1) The store bought, ready to […]

Weeknight Boneless Skinless Chicken Breast

Weeknight Boneless Skinless Chicken Breast

Oh yes! Boneless Skinless Chicken Breast can be delicious and juicy and prepared in under 30 minutes. This here is my go-to recipe for when I’m short on time, energy, and maybe brain cells. I’m sometimes so busy that by the end of the day my brain just doesn’t want […]

Salmon Burger

Salmon Burger

This recipe for Salmon Burgers plays off the classic flavors of Bagel and Lox. Hand chopped wild Salmon gets blended with capers, shallots, and lemon zest then topped with red onion, slices of cucumber, and a schmear of scratch made tartar sauce. Scratch Made Tartar Sauce and Mayonnaise Scratch made […]

Scratch Made Tartar Sauce

Scratch Made Tartar Sauce

Scratch made Tartar Sauce starts with a super easy Homemade Mayonnaise recipe. Add sweet relish, horseradish, dill, chives, and yogurt and you’ve got tartar sauce! I know you can buy this stuff in the store for $2.39 but we’re here to Eat Up! It’s so much more gratifying to learn […]