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slow cooker shredded buffalo chicken recipe

shredded slow cooker buffalo chicken

I don’t know if you’ve heard, but fall is officially slow cooker season.  Kidding.  It’s obviously what some of us live for every year, and I’m here for it.  I’m also here for all of the buffalo chicken recipes, so it’s only right to combine the two.  This slow cooker buffalo chicken is pretty much […]

chicken quesadillas packed with veggies, chicken, and cheese. an awesome dinner idea for any night of the week!

chicken fajita quesadillas recipe

These chicken fajita quesadillas are easily a new favorite recipe for me!  They’re easy, really flavorful, and packed with veggies and cheese, and shredded chicken.     what makes a chicken fajita quesadilla A traditional fajita is comprised of grilled meats and veggies that are served on a flour tortilla, and accompanied by awesome toppings.  (Think […]

rich marinara, fresh mozzarella, and gnocchi are the ultimate comfort food combo in this one-pot dish! and it's complete with wine pairings! cheesy baked gnocchi with wine pairings | a flavor journal food blog

one pot sausage and bacon cheesy baked gnocchi

the best cheesy baked gnocchi I’ve made a few baked gnocchi recipes before, but this one is easily our new favorite.  If you have a cast iron pan, or a pan that can safely transfer to the oven, this recipe is going to be a dream. I recently found a package of miniature gnocchi at […]

creamy, decadent, over-the-top risotto with smoky bacon, farmhouse cheddar cheese, and shredded rotisserie chicken. an ultimate comfort food for a cozy night in. chicken bacon cheddar risotto | a flavor journal food blog

bacon, cheddar, & chicken risotto + wine pairings

A delicious chicken risotto recipe, plus all of the flavors. Trust me on this one. Pair with an oak chard, a fruit-forward red, or a juicy Beaujolais.

cacio e pepe with shallots is a gorgeous, decadent, and simple pasta to share for date night in | a flavor journal small batch recipe

cacio e pepe + shallots : a small batch recipe

you fancy Cacio e pepe is one of my top three favorite pasta dishes of all time.  It’s simple, to the point, and packed with luscious texture and flavor.  The last restaurant I worked at made an incredible cacio e pepe, but they added a slight twist : shallots.  Oh!  And a sous vide poached egg […]

these tacos are stuffed with spicy shrimp, crumbled bacon, avocado, and tomatoes - then drizzled with a cool and creamy sour cream cilantro sauce. it's the perfect weeknight taco option! spicy shrimp tacos with sour cream cilantro sauce | a flavor journal small batch recipe

spicy shrimp tacos + sour cream cilantro sauce

small batch spicy shrimp tacos Yeah, it’s official. I’m obsessed with small batch spicy shrimp tacos.  But I feel like there could be worse things, right?   Last week, I took full advantage of Taco Tuesday. We stopped into this quaint little restaurant in Pinehurst for lunch, and the place was packed.  Apparently they have […]

pork carnitas sliders are easy to make and packed with flavor! perfect for any game day or celebration, these sliders are going to kill it. top them with creamy sauce, onions, cilantro, or anything! | a flavor journal

pork carnitas sliders.

If you’ve never had pork carnitas sliders, I’m here to help you.  I want to introduce you to one of  the easiest slow cooker recipes EVER.  That way, you can have an abundance of delicious pork carnitas at your fingertips (with minimal effort).  One of the best parts about carnitas is that they are so versatile – […]

cajun spiced beef mixed with onion, green pepper, jalapeño, garlic, and melted cheese wrapped in a cheddar tortilla wrap and served hot! | spicy cajun philly cheesesteak wrap | a flavor journal food blog

spicy cajun philly cheesesteak wraps : a small batch recipe for two.

spicy cajun spiced beef mixed with onion, green pepper, jalapeño, garlic, and melted cheese wrapped in a cheddar tortilla wrap and served hot!

steak, shallot, and blue cheese flatbread. Simple dough rolled thin, topped with homemade crushed tomato sauce, then shallots, spinach, cheese blends, leftover filet, blue cheese, and mozzarella. Baked to perfection and served hot! | a flavor journal

steak, shallot, and blue cheese flatbread

I ate this entire steak, shallot, and blue cheese flatbread by myself.  I’d like to tell you that this occurred over the course of four or five days, but that’s not true.  It took me two days.  *gone*. The flavor combinations in this flatbread are some of my favorites.  We start with homemade flatbread dough […]

pork carnitas tacos

pork carnitas tacos.

Pork carnitas tacos may have changed my life a little.  Similar recipes have been floating around the internet for quite some time, yet I’ve never felt a strong urge to try them.  Truthfully, I’ve had pork carnitas and barbacoa on my radar for nearly a year.  I don’t use my slow cooker nearly as often […]

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