Foodie Friday: The cuisine of Amara Enciso

By October 10, 2019 October 11th, 2019 Juneau Afternoon

Andy Kline hosts on Friday, October 11, 2019.

For Foodie Friday, we’ll meet Amara Enciso. The chef will share her inspirations, and give us a fun recipe to try this weekend.

Guardian Flight will tell us how we can tour their jet on Saturday.

And Gigi Monroe will introduce us to Spikey Van Dykey and preview this weekend’s drag shows at UAS and the Rendezvous.

That’s Juneau Afternoon on Friday at 3 p.m. on KTOO 104.3 FM or, and repeated at 4 p.m. on KRNN 102.7 FM or

Plum Vinaigrette
Yields: 4.25 Cups

This recipe is very versatile and can be used in many salads or tossed with grilled vegetables or pasta salad.

2 Red Plums Pitted
2 Cups of Apple Cider Vinegar
2 Cups of Extra Virgin Olive Oil
1 Tablespoon Dry Parsley
1/2 Medium Sized Shallot
2 Garlic Cloves
1 Teaspoon of Dry Oregano
1 Teaspoon Cracked Black Pepper
1/4 Cup of Sugar
1 Tablespoon Salt

1. Set olive oil aside.
2. Blend all other ingredients in a blender until smooth.
3. Turn blender to lowest setting and remove pour lid, drip all of the olive oil in very slowly until fully emulsified, oil and vinegar should not be separated.

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