Black Girl Chef's Whites

Cooking good food does not have to be difficult, it can be a fun and ultimately satisfying experience.  Of course it is really fun and satisfying when someone else does the dishes.

I am a personal chef, caterer, food stylist, recipe developer and editor, food writer and single mother of one rambunctious kindergardener.

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Shrimp in Spiced Butter-Beer Sauce

When I graduated from college I went on a trip to Europe with my sisters. We had a home base in The Netherlands, where my sister Karen had been an exchange student. We would go to the little town of Staadskanaal, eat home cooked meals, wash our clothes and relax with her Mami, Poppi […] No visits yet The post Shrimp in Spiced Butter-Beer Sauce appeared first on Black Girl Chef's Whites ....more


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Last Minute 4th of July Recipe Ideas

Sometimes it takes a long time to get organized for a holiday weekend. A holiday weekend which is meant to be about relaxation and enjoyment, and is often anything but! What to cook, where to go, what to do, kid friendly or adults only ....more

Feta Stuffed Lamb and Beef Burgers

Feta Stuffed Lamb and Beef Burgers, sizzling on your grill or broiling in your oven. Can’t you just smell them and taste them? The burgers are flavor bombs, the lamb and beef seasoned with complex shwarma seasoning, with the salty pop of feta cheese in the middle ....more

Wild California Halibut Ceviche

I came to the fish lovers table fairly late. Growing up during the 1970′s, fish was usually an overcooked, under-seasoned, ...more


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Slow Cooker Thai Green Curry

This is a big bowl of comfort. There is are few things better than a stew of some sort, dense with vegetables and meat, warming you from the inside out. Although stews are considered winter fare, I enjoy them year round ....more

Black Eyed Pea Salad with Orzo

Black Eyed Peas. Not the band, although if you Google that term the first...more

Spicy Avocado Goddess Dressing

Green Goddess salad dressing. If you are of a certain age, you remember it well. As all foods do, it fell out of fashion for awhile for some reason ....more

Mo’ Macaroni and Cheese!

That’s right! Mo’ Macaroni and Cheese is in the house! Wave yo’ hands in the air and party like you just don’t care! ...more