Restaurant of the Month: Opa! Charlie’s Gyros In Winter Park

Winter Park’s newest gyro spot, Opa! Charlie’s Gyros, is just the atmosphere and taste to leave any party satisfied. With ample indoor seating and an outdoor patio, this space can seat large groups and is family-friendly.   The new restaurant, owned by Charlie Alley and Fernan DeLeon (of Winter Park Sushi Bar and Pepe Osaka fame), has an read more

07/02/2015 Sarah Best of Dining & Restaurants Helpful hints Local Info Our favorites Recipe of the Month Recipes Reviews Tips Town of Winter Park Winter Park Vacations

Recipe Of The Month: Easy Chicken Curry

Spice it up this month with this delicious chicken curry It’s snowing like crazy in Winter Park, and there’s nothing better than feasting on a spicy dish to ward off the cold.  This easy to make recipe is super quick and easy to prepare after a long day on the slopes, and will simmer itself read more

02/07/2014 Sarah Recipe of the Month

Recipe Of The Month: Tortellini Soup

HEARTY ITALIAN SAUSAGE & TORTELLINI SOUP Family and friends will devour this delicious ski lodge favorite! Ingredients 1 lb sweet Italian sausage (casings removed) 1 cup chopped onion 2 cloves garlic (minced) 5 cups beef broth ½ cup water ½ cup red wine 4 large tomatoes (peeled, seeded & chopped) 1 cup carrots (thinly sliced) read more

01/08/2014 Sarah Recipe of the Month

Recipe Of The Month: Succulent Pepper Steak

Slow-Cooker Pepper Steak Winter is the season of the crock pot, so we’ve put a one of these fabulous appliances into every single vacation rental we manage.  With this in mind, why don’t you try out this incredibly delicious, unbelievably easy beef dish on your next ski trip to Winter Park? This yummy feast will read more

12/13/2013 Sarah Our favorites Recipe of the Month

Recipe Of The Month: Mango Salsa

A Fruity Alternative For Your Turkey Side This Thanksgiving We’ll be the first acknowledge that fresh cranberry sauce is a traditional staple for your lip-smacking table of treats on Thanksgiving; but sometimes all that boiling and thickening of the perfect sauce can be a little time consuming.   Why not try this super quick and read more

11/04/2013 Sarah Our favorites Recipe of the Month Recipes Uncategorized

Top Ten Recipes Of The Month

A lot of our blog readers really enjoy trying out our recipe of the month; so we decided to revisit some of our favorite feasts and give you our Top Ten Recipes Of The Month.   #1    slow cooker carnitas                  

10/04/2013 Sarah Best of Helpful hints Our favorites Recipe of the Month Recipes Uncategorized

Recipe Of The Month: Back To School Meatloaf

With the leaves turning and the temperatures dropping, a little comfort food is in order for this month’s feature recipe.  We had a little vote at WPLC and the overwhelming majority agreed that Meatloaf is the ultimate comfort dish to bring the family together at the end of a busy school/work day.  This quick and read more

09/03/2013 Sarah Recipe of the Month Recipes Uncategorized

Recipe Of The Month: Chalet Girl Yogurt Cake

how to have your cake & eat it Cooking a cake at altitude can be a tricky business due to the reduced air pressure up here in the high country.  Forget those store bought cakes and wow your guests with your baking prowess with this fool-proof little gem from Debs’ chalet girl days. No measuring, read more

08/04/2013 Sarah Helpful hints Recipe of the Month Recipes Uncategorized

Recipe Of The Month: Chicken Salad

fruity chicken salad Fruit & nuts with a little cluck cluck!  Throw together this delicious chicken salad in a flash and head to your favorite 4th of July picnic spot. ingredients: 2 cups chicken meat, cooked, chopped 1 1/2 cups California seedless table grapes, rinsed and cut in half 1/4 cup celery, diced 1 cup read more

07/01/2013 Sarah Recipe of the Month

Recipe Of The Month: Chipotle Crusted Pork Tenderloin

Time to get the coals going, this is gonna be good!   Equal measures of sweet and spicy, mix with a seductive hint of smokiness, in this easy to prep pork dish.  Serve with a fresh herb salad & corn on the cob for a fabulous BBQ meal. ingredients 2 Pork Tenderloins (approximately 3/4 lbs read more

06/03/2013 Sarah Dining & Restaurants Recipe of the Month Recipes Uncategorized