summer veggies

Eat Your Summer Veggies

Tiz the season for a bounty of Summer veggies and a wonderful time to shop, cook and eat local. A couple of weeks ago, I

seafood

How to Make Seafood Pot Pie

Looking to find great seafood choices while you are still sheltering in place; and even after restrictions start to relax a bit? My friends at

cooking classes

Nibbles and Sips: March 27, 2019

Stay tuned for fun food-centric travel to The Heart of North Carolina This is my new friend Kelly. Kelly is a Cape Porcupine, the largest

The Sugar (& Cinnamon) To Sprinkle on Your Snow Day

Charlotte NC based Food writer, Heidi Billotto, shares how to sweeten your snow day with a sprinkle of sugar and cinnamon on a mouthwatering fresh baked treat!

Heidi Billotto

Cooking Classes with Heidi Billotto: Sept-Nov 2018

Let’s plan to have some fun and get cooking. We are excited to share this list of all new Cooking Classes for September, October and

Eat Local North Carolina Beef

Meat Me At The Farmers’ Market: Eat Local North Carolina Beef

It’s Time to Eat Local North Carolina Beef And just like, that the weather turned the corner and we go from ice cold frosty mornings

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Spring 2018 Update: Cooking Classes You’re Going to LOVE!

Its official – we are cooking up a storm. Here is an update of my ongoing 2018 Cooking Class Schedule with  two fabulous On the Farm

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Feb & Mar 2018: Four Fabulous Cooking Classes with Heidi Billotto

Wow what a month it has been. I have a had a blast cooking with all of you at catering jobs and private cooking classes

Sweet & Savory for the Holiday Season

I have a dear friend who is fond of the saying, “You can’t buy Happiness, but you sure can bake it!” Truer words were never

In Honor of Julia – My Julia Child Story

This Tuesday August 15 2017  would have been Julia Child’s 105th birthday. I invite you to join me in celebration at my annual In Honor

I Heart You! Happy Valentine’s Day!

Its a little heart-shaped kiss of everyone’s favorite seasonal sweet… and its on my  list of “Things That Make You Go Mmmmmm…“ Whether you are

The Sugar (& Cinnamon) To Sprinkle on Your Snow Day

Dateline: January 6 2017 , Charlotte NC. So they say its going to snow. That’s #SnOMG or #Snomageddon for those of you anxious to share

Eat Local – Cook Local – Tempura Okra “Fries” with Homemade Ketchup Recipes by Charlotte Culinary Expert, Heidi Billotto

Once a month I have the great good fortune to appear in a cooking segment on WCNC’s midday program, Charlotte Today. Hosts Colleen Odegaard and

In Celebration of Julia and Four More Fabulous Cooking Classes

Anyone can cook, let me show you how to make it fun! You’ll find  the entire list of my new August, September and October cooking classes each week in my