15 Minute Broccoli

Every day I am harvesting fresh broccoli and have been for weeks. As the temperatures rise, I know my opportunity to continue this delicious routine is quickly coming to an end. I’ll just go ahead and tell you that my least favorite method of serving this garden delight is smothered in cheese sauce. I want…

Hummingbird Feeder

Hummingbirds I have been searching for a great hummingbird feeder for decades. I have spent money on fancy ones, inexpensive ones and everything in between. Finally, I have found one that is perfect. Last year at the Lawn & Garden Show, I was intrigued by an exhibitor showcasing THE Hummingbird Feeder. I bought one and…

Gloves

Gloves If you spend any time cooking, you also spend a lot of time with your hands in a sink filled with hot soapy water. As wonderful as my dishwasher is, there are certain things that require hand washing. For years, I used those familiar bright yellow Playtex Living Gloves because that’s what my Mother…

Garlic

Who can cook without garlic? I certainly can’t and now is the time to plant your own so you’ll have a plentiful supply next year. I have a raised bed, which makes the soil drain nicely. I selected an area that receives all day sun which is very important. Garlic can take a little shade,…

Carrots

Carrots If you want to grow something that is super simple, try carrots! I have grown them for the first time this year and what a breeze! I use raised beds and started with seeds that took less than 2 weeks to germinate. It is now 12 weeks since that time and I’ve got armloads…

Sweet Corn

Sweet Corn In the South, the month of August gives us mounds of sweet corn. Even though we feasted on it in July, you’ll find ear after ear on the market this month as the season starts to wind down. That’s why it’s such a great time to stock your freezer with the abundance and…

Garden Basket

I have been gardening for decades and in that time, I’ve used many different methods for transporting the harvest to the house. I’ve had bags, buckets, trays, tubs, and a variety of baskets. For one reason or another, they never lasted or seemed to work as well as I wanted. Last year, my husband gifted…

Welcome to Haute Flavor

This site is all about high-flavored food and drink. We eat out a great deal, so it will mostly involve totally unprofessional reviews of the places we eat in and around Nashville, Tenn. From time to time, we may also post a recipe for entertaining at home. To be honest, we’re not sure where this site…