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...

Bacon, Apples and Brussel Sprouts

I have to admit, roasted Brussels sprouts with a...

The Perfect Roast Turkey

For me, Thanksgiving is a celebration of family...

Roasted Cranberry and Mandarin Salad with Pistachios

I asked my Mom what she’d like me to cook...

About Karista

Chef Karista of Karista's Kitchen a culinary and recipe website

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

October 9, 2014 |

Julia’s Banana Bread

You know when you stumble onto food that stays in your food memories forever?  That is this banana bread. A few...

October 2, 2014 |

No Cook Sun Dried Tomato Sauce with Pasta

Recently I came across an opinionated article about dinner posted on Social Media. It left me speechless. It read...

September 24, 2014 |

Pork Chile Verde with Basmati Rice

I am deeply in love with Pork Chile Verde.  The tangy flavors of tomatillo and lime combined with the spicy heat...

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