35 results for tag: Appetizers

Roasted Delicata Squash with Stuffing

Delicata Squash is a wonderful squash, first and foremost because it tastes great, but also because the skin is tender enough that you can actually eat it. It is simple and easy to prepare, and can definitely stand on its own, but to make this dish special for the upcoming Holidays, we added some stuffing and served it with ... More

Terrific Green or Black Olive Tapenade

If you have never had olive tapenade before, you have been missing out.  It is a wonderful dip/spread, packed full of flavor, and super easy to make.  This particular recipe was developed for a friend’s wedding, and though we made a lot, it disappeared within a few minutes.  It makes a terrific appetizer. In... More

Easy Incredible Marinara Sauce

A basic tomato sauce recipe is a staple in any kitchen.  The recipe we are making today is super easy to make and a favorite in our home.  A slight variation in flavor, and this sauce can be used for a variety of dishes.  Most Americans today buy their tomato sauce, but the flavor difference in a home made tomato ... More

Quick & Easy Chickpea Salad

This is such a wonderful salad.  It is perfect for a quick lunch or a unique side dish.  It is simple and easy to make, and is packed full of nutrients and protein.  This would be a great addition to any meal. Ingredients: 3 cups chickpeas, drained (2 cans) 1/2 small red onion, finely chopped 1 red ... More

Roasted Cabbage Steaks (GF & Vegan)

A few weeks ago my Uncle and Aunt came for a visit to New Hampshire.  It is always a treat to see them.  This time Uncle Tom told me about these amazing cabbage streaks that he makes, and of course I had to try them for myself.  He was right, they are absolutely delicious.  Thank you, Uncle Tom! Ingredients: 1 medium size ... More

Spectacular Corn & Zucchini Summer Skillet

This Zucchini and Corn skillet is a spectacular summer recipe, quick and easy to make, packed with nutrients and flavor, and a dish your family will ask for time and time again. Ingredients: 1 tablespoon olive oil 1/2 cup onion, chopped 2 garlic cloves, minced 1 zucchini, chopped 3 ears of corn on the cob 1 ... More

Roasted Pesto Broccoli

Today I am going to show you a fun and delicious way to serve broccoli.  These pesto dipped broccoli florets are so tasty, they always disappear within minutes at our house.  It is the time of year that basil is plenty full, and making your own fresh pesto takes this dish to another level.  There is something about ... More

Cucumber Mint Salad with Lemon Mint Dressing

Summer is finally here, and with it comes those wonderful warm days when beautiful salads and watermelons are particularly attractive.  I happen to have a lot of mint in my garden, so today I am putting together a delicious cucumber mint salad with a lemon mint dressing.  Doesn’t that sound fantastic?  It is so ... More