Food should not only satisfy our hunger, it should feed our soul and nourish our bodies, while delighting our senses. ~ Karista Bennett

What's Cookin'

Get your forks out peeps ‘cause Karista is about to rock your culinary world. Want fries with that? Forget it. We're about real food here...

Bruno’s Crostini

I can’t believe it’s been almost a...

Peruvian Ceviche with Patacones

The vibrant and colorful foods of South America...

Allspice Rubbed Pork Tenderloin with an Asian Cherry Glaze and Chianti at Home

The mornings are felt with a slightly cool...

About Karista

Chef Karista

Chef Karista

Have you ever sat down to a meal and felt a deep sense of pleasure?

Hunger enticing aromas swirling about your place at the table and causing a most soul filled joy. And at first bite, you pause, relishing the beauty of the flavors dancing on your tongue.Webster’s Dictionary describes Love as an emotion of passionate affection, pleasure, personal attachment.

Sounds like food love to me.

I’m a food Writing, farm loving Chef.  Capturing everyday moments with extraordinary food.

~Life Happens Around the Table


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Recent Blog Posts

June 20, 2014 |

Thai Green Curry Steamed Mussels

I can’t think of any dish that feels more comforting to me than a big ‘ole bowl of steamers.  Whether...

June 13, 2014 |

Fettuccine Caprese

Pasta seems the perfect medium for fresh seasonal produce.  It allows the complex flavors of fresh ingredients to...

June 11, 2014 |

Cucumber Greek Salad

I can’t eat enough salad these days.  Maybe it’s the weather or maybe it’s all the beautiful...

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