Congealed Tomato Salad with Lemon Mayonnaise (updated recipe)


Hello again!  I know it has been five years since I last created a post on this brand new site.  Yes, you have that correct.  FIVE YEARS.  Life has gotten in the way more than once or twice, so I've let this sit quietly in the shadows until I was ready to take on this project again. Without getting into too much detail here, if you read the About page, you will understand the concept behind Retro Chic Cooking and why I've decided that it's Continue Reading

Cheers, Have a Cosmopolitan and Welcome!


Hello and welcome to Retro Chic Cooking!  Sometimes the old stuff is not so bad.  In fact, much of it is coming back in style.  I thought it would be fun to re-visit many of the old drinks, dishes and times.  That is why I am here.Come on in.  I am serving Cosmopolitans to celebrate the first post in my blog.  I suppose I should have served a gin martini (since we are going back in time), however, I am a girl and my Continue Reading