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Nikoli's Kitchen

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Welcome to my kitchen! Each week, I'll share what I have been cooking and some positive thoughts and motivations for the week ahead. Then, I'll break down a featured recipe step-by-step so you can follow on at home. Thank you so much for listening. Thank you for coming on this journey with me.

Welcome to my kitchen! Each week, I'll share what I have been cooking and some positive thoughts and motivations for the week ahead. Then, I'll break down a featured recipe step-by-step so you can follow on at home. Thank you so much for listening. Thank you for coming on this journey with me.

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United States

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Welcome to my kitchen! Each week, I'll share what I have been cooking and some positive thoughts and motivations for the week ahead. Then, I'll break down a featured recipe step-by-step so you can follow on at home. Thank you so much for listening. Thank you for coming on this journey with me.

Language:

English

Contact:

8143195278


Episodes

Homemade Brioche Bread, Apples, and Salted Caramel!

2/15/2021
Hello everyone and welcome to another new episode of Nikoli's Kitchen! In this week's episode I'll spend some time talking about accountability and trusting ourselves when we fall off that horse to get back on it. I'm also breaking down an entire weekend's worth of meals from Valentine's Day weekend with Rebecca! I hope that you had an amazing weekend whether you celebrated with a loved one, a friend, or alone. Just remember that you are amazing. Thank you so much for going on this journey...

Duration:00:47:21

Quick Bites - Chrusties! Inspired by Chancey's of Radford, VA

2/11/2021
Good morning everyone and welcome to another brand new Quick Bite! This one is all for Rebecca as, not wanting to have a third pizza a few weekends ago, she pulled up a recipe for "Chrusties," which was her favorite snack made by Chancey's- a pizzeria in Radford, VA back when she attended Radford University. The ultimate late-night bite for college kids, it's sort of like if you make a pizza like a cinnamon roll- and the results are PHENOMENAL! Crispy and packed with flavor and cheesy...

Duration:00:07:27

Random Recipe Challenge - Mango Ginger Relish & Hot Dogs in a Risotto?!

2/8/2021
Hello and welcome back to a FULL episode of Nikoli's Kitchen and the arrival of the long-promised Random Recipe Challenge, where I take ingredients submitted by listeners and fans of the show and turn them into a dish. This inaugural challenge sees me making a "relish" of sorts for the first time ever using mango & ginger, and putting hot dogs in a risotto. The result was actually not as bad as you'd think! Before I get there though, I talk for a bit about why I've been absent and what's...

Duration:00:45:57

Quick Bites - Corn & Black Bean Salsa

2/4/2021
Hello all and welcome back to another brand new Quick Bite from Nikoli's Kitchen! These short episodes are all about one quick recipe for me to break down for you to listen to. Stay tuned for Monday's episode where I talk about the first-ever random recipe challenge and what I made, including hot dogs in a risotto! Thank you so much for your patience as I wade through the insanity that is my life to get back to releasing regular content. I appreciate all of your amazing support. Please...

Duration:00:10:18

Champagne Mustard and Lemon Garlic Aioli from Scratch!

1/18/2021
Welcome everyone to another episode of Nikoli's Kitchen! This week I talk about how Yoga has helped to center me and help me in my life and we've got more announcements about the Livestream for the Cure, including a challenge I hope you'll join me in. In the back half of the show it's all about condiments- specifically mustard and aioli! I had never made either one before I started this show, and I am extremely excited to share my progress with them. I apologize again for the lateness of the...

Duration:00:43:00

Homemade Bread & Cherishing your Life

1/11/2021
Hello one and all and welcome to a (late) brand new episode of Nikoli's Kitchen! This week on the show I talk about the Disney/Pixar movie Soul and how it inspired this week's message of positivity, and the featured recipe is for Homemade Bread! I've been really working hard for months now to nail a homemade bread and I think I finally did it. I really hope you enjoy this episode! With everything going on in the world, remember to stop a moment, breathe, relax, and do something good for...

Duration:00:35:04

Buttermilk Chicken & Waffles with Honey Garlic Sriracha Maple Syrup

1/4/2021
Hello everyone and welcome back to another week of Nikoli's Kitchen! This week on the show, some announcements about what's to come in 2021 including a new segment and the 5th Livestream for the Cure (the link is down below). I talk about my struggle with being "in my head" and dealing with self-doubt before we get into a recipe for rangoons two ways. In the featured recipe this week we're talking about Buttermilk Chicken & Waffles with my homemade garlic honey sriracha maple syrup- if you...

Duration:00:46:13

Flour-less Lemon Pudding & Flexibility

12/28/2020
Hi everyone!! Welcome back to another week of Nikoli's Kitchen! This week on the show, we talk about flexibility, and I talk about finally nailing a homemade bread recipe. The featured recipe this week is adapted from the cooking blog at jocooks.com for her Luscious Lemon Pudding! Thank you so much for tuning in, and thank you so much for coming on this journey with me. Check out Jo's original recipe for lemon pudding at https://www.jocooks.com/recipes/luscious-lemon-pudding.Check out this...

Duration:00:37:15

Facing your Fears & My Weight Loss Journey

12/21/2020
Hello and welcome back to another episode of Nikoli's Kitchen! This week I didn't do a lot of cooking, and in preparation for the holidays it has me reflecting on why I began this weight loss journey I'm on 18+ months ago, and why there's still so much that I fear about doing this show. For the featured recipe this week it is my protein smoothies, so there'll be no timestamps for that segment this week as it's really brief! Instead I hope you enjoy this look at who I am and enjoy learning...

Duration:00:52:39

Quick Bites - Dessert Bruschetta

12/17/2020
Welcome to another Quick Bite here from Nikoli's Kitchen! This week I'm making my Dessert Bruschetta, which is a recipe I concocted back during the RestauRant days and I made live on the air for Tricia & Siana of 2 Girls on a Bench during a fundraiser for the Epilepsy Foundation. Thank you so much for listening, and thank you for coming on this journey with me. Please check out 2 Girls on a Bench, a hilarious comedy podcast from the amazing Tricia & Siana, at...

Duration:00:05:57

Kitchen Failures & Apple Cinnamon Cookies

12/14/2020
Hello everyone and welcome to another episode of Nikoli's Kitchen! This week... we fail. I'm going to talk a lot about how much I failed in the kitchen this past week and what that has taught me- and how even when we fail (or succeed) we should never stop trying to better ourselves. Stay tuned to hear how my attempts at French bread and a French Dip sandwich turned out, and then in the featured recipe, we talk about Apple Cinnamon Cookies! Thank you so much for coming on this journey with...

Duration:00:41:04

French Onion Soup from Scratch!

12/7/2020
Welcome everyone to another episode of Nikoli's Kitchen! I am so sorry for the lateness of this week's episode but unfortunately editing day was a really tough day for me and I couldn't get it out in time. Please enjoy this week's episode talking all things French Onion Soup and the importance of patience. Thank you all so much for coming on this journey with me. Mentioned in the show, please check out Ann Reardon at https://www.youtube.com/user/howtocookthat and check out Yoga with Adriene...

Duration:00:38:21

Quick Bites - Cranberry Sauce

12/3/2020
Hello everyone and welcome to another Quick Bite! In this short, I'll be talking about the process of making my homemade cranberry sauce and about the endless debate between canned and homemade! Thank you so much for listening, and thank you so much for coming on this journey with me. Ingredients List- 1/2 c dark sugar (more or less to taste)2 large oranges, zested and juiced (1 cup of juice) 2 lemons, zested and juiced1 cup white wine1 cinnamon stick5 cups fresh cranberries,...

Duration:00:05:18

Salmon with a Lemon Dill Herbed Butter

11/30/2020
Hello everyone and welcome to another new episode of Nikoli's Kitchen! In this week's episode I talk about giving up and what that means to me, I recap my Thanksgiving dinner and how everything went, and this week's featured recipe breakdown is an herbed butter salmon with a lemon dill herbed butter. Please do me a favor and head over to Apple Podcasts (link is down below) and leave the show a review if you are enjoying it! Thank you for listening, and thank you so much for coming on this...

Duration:00:33:17

Thanksgiving Special! Brining & Roasting your Turkey!

11/23/2020
Happy Thanksgiving everyone! As voted by you I made this episode all about Thanksgiving! I'll talk about what I'm thankful for, what else I'll be making on Thanksgiving day, and the featured recipe this week is a turkey brine that my bird is currently sitting in right now for this Thursday's big meal. I also take you through my roasting technique and another that doesn't use oven bags- and finally, I talk about making a gravy out of the delicious pan drippings. Thank you all so much for...

Duration:00:45:08

Quick Bites - Herbed Butter

11/19/2020
Hi everyone and welcome to the first edition of Quick Bites! In these aptly-titled bite-sized episodes, I'll share a quick recipe with you! That's it! No frills, no fuss, five minutes or less! Thank you so much for listening, and thank you so much for going on this journey with me. Ingredients- 2 sticks butter1 T rosemary, finely chopped1 T thyme, finely chopped1 T sage, finely chopped1 T parsley, finely chopped2 T garlic, finely choppedzest of 1 lemonsaltfresh cracked black...

Duration:00:04:54

Marinated Skirt Steak with Chimichurri

11/16/2020
Hello, good morning, hi! Welcome to another week of Nikoli's Kitchen where today, I'll be breaking down a skirt steak marinade and chimichurri recipe, as well as talking about Mexican street corn. I also talk about gratitude for all of the amazing listeners and peers that have tuned in to the show and helped me spread the word about its launch. Thank you so much for listening, and thank you so much for going on this journey with me. Jocelyn Adams' Food Blog:...

Duration:00:28:09

Red Wine Infused Brownies

11/10/2020
Hello and welcome to the pilot episode of Nikoli's Kitchen! This show is a culinary journey of positivity and scratch-made food. Come with me as I discuss what I've been eating and the challenges I face along the way, be it diet, budget, and everything in between. Take part in weekly food challenges and submit ingredients for me to cook in random recipe challenges! We'll also break down a recipe each week for you to make at home. In the first episode I talk about new beginnings, the skirt...

Duration:00:39:17