Recent Recipes

The Best Ooni Koda Pizza Dough Recipe

This classic, New York-style pizza dough recipe provides a delicious, thin, crisp crust every time.

Jerked Chicken

Caution, this dish is not for the faint of heart. True jerked chicken uses Scotch Bonnet peppers which are 10x hotter than the hottest jalapeño pepper.

Roasted Salsa

A quick and delicious salsa the will blow and store bought stuff out of the water.

Chickpea Salad

A quick and easy make-ahead lunch that provides an awesome mix of protein, fibre, and healthy fats. Plus, it’s vegetarian!

About Simmered Down

Hey, I'm Mike!

Like many food lovers, I've been cooking since around the time I learned to walk. From baking cookies with my grandma to helping my dad with Thanksgiving dinner, cooking and food have always been a part of the best times of my life. Simmered Down is the space I've created to share my cooking experiences with all those that come looking. I hope my recipes, ingredient breakdowns, and guides help bring as much joy to you as they have brought to me.

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