Pumpkin Spice Latte Pie

Welcome back to QCK!This week we’re talking about how to pull off a full Thanksgiving dinner even if you have a super small kitchen. The nice thing about this menu is that even though it’s fairly small, everything is really delicious, quality food. None of these recipes are anything extra special, but on days like…

Sweet Potato Casserole

Welcome back to QCK! This week is all about Quarter Cup Thanksgiving and how those of us with tiny kitchens can still host a successful Thanksgiving dinner. My favorite Thanksgiving side dish is sweet potato casserole, I always look forward to it, but it’s so sugary and sweet that I really only have it once…

Quarter Cup Thanksgiving

Hey Foodies, Welcome back to QCK. Today I wanted to talk about Thanksgiving. We’re less than two weeks away! If you’re like me, you love the holiday season. My favorite part is the food, but I also love hosting and bringing people together over dinner. In the past years I haven’t hosted much of anything…

Welcome to Quarter Cup Kitchen

My name is Tay. I’m 22 I live in Minneapolis, MN, I’m a chef who’s worked in all sorts of restaurants from a chicken shack to an Alain Ducasse, but I also (like I’m sure millions of others) rent an apartment with a teeny tiny kitchen, and it makes cooking myself dinner every night, a…

Chickpea Shakshuka: Vegetarian, Dairy Free, Vegan (if you want)

Hey Foodies! Good morning from Minnesota, where the weather is warming up and an awful cold is floating around. I mean it’s seriously vile and it seems to be here to stay. I always thought the end-all-be-all solution to a cold was a NyQuil, Ibuprofen, apple juice cocktail, but this cold has me trying methods…

Lemon Poppy Seed Bundt Cake with Lemon Curd Filling

Happy First Day of Spring! Spring is here and Minnesota is FINALLY starting to warm up. Today it was 45 degrees and sunny and it felt like t-shirt weather. Arlo and I did our spring cleaning this week, opened the windows and broke out the spring/summer candles. Yeah, I have spring/summer candles. Judge me… but…

Perfect Spiced Molasses Cookies

Happy December, Foodies! Yes, December. Isn’t that wild? 2018 is almost over. The holiday season is officially here. For the next 25 days, it is strictly forbidden to complain about Mariah Carey’s “All I Want For Christmas Is You”. Mariah Carey can have whoever she wants, all I want for Christmas are these chewy molasses…

Cocktail Hour: Cookbook Gift Guide 2018

Hey foodies! Welcome to another Cocktail Hour! Today I want to talk about my favorite cookbooks. I thought it would be a good time to do this considering the holidays are coming up, you can use this as a gift guide. Also, it’s the time of year when people do the most cooking at home…