Cooking Up a Happy Birthday with Patti Hilton of the Barefoot Bistro!

Patti Hilton of the Barefoot Bistro brings comfort food to the the table on Carolina A.M.  And today is Patti's birthday! 

Patti Hilton of the Barefoot Bistro brings comfort food to the the table on Carolina A.M.  And today is Patti’s birthday!

The Barefoot Bistro is located at 3914 Highway 17 South in Myrtle Beach.  They have daily specials and entertainment.  Click here for their menu.

Soothing Soup
1 lb. hamburger
1  can corn with juice
I can green beans with juice
1 can carrots with juice
I can peas with juice
I/2 cup onions
1/2 cup celery
1 TSP garlic powder
1 TSP onion powder
1/2 TSP thyme
1 can tomatoes diced
I can beans
3 cups beef broth
Spinach Ricotta Grilled Cheese:
1 TSP extra virgin olive oil
5 oz. baby spinach
Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper
1/2 cup ricotta
1 cup grated mozzarella
12 cup freshly grated Parmigiano-Reggiano
8 slices Easy Milk Bread, or any sturdy bread
sliced 1/3- inch thick
1 TBSP unsalted butter, at room temperature