29 results for tag: Appetizers

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

Wonderful Drop Biscuits

When my sister and I were little, mom used to make these amazing drop biscuits.  She would usually serve them with strawberries and maple syrup, but they were equally good with gravy and sausages.  So, here is my version of these simple but wonderful drop biscuits.  You may find that you enjoy them just plain too. ... More

Roasted Pesto Stuffed Whole Cauliflower

Every once in a while you come across a recipe that you absolutely adore.  This is one of those recipes for me.  I love the pairing of the cauliflower and the pesto.  It reminds me of those warm summer days, when the basil grows its fragrant leaves that practically beg to be made into pesto.  And what better way to use that ... More

Vegan Mac & Cheese

Mac & Cheese is an American staple. Many Americans eat Mac & Cheese on a regular basis. In our home, my sister is the Mac & Cheese person. When she can get vegan Mac & Cheese, it is a “very good” day. Recently she even asked for it for her Birthday meal. This vegan version of Mac & Cheese is one of our ... More

Delicious Vegan Spring Rolls with Peanut Sauce

A few weeks ago a friend suggested that I make a video on how to make homemade vegan spring rolls.  I thought it was an excellent idea, so thank you Stefanie for that suggestion.  I love spring rolls, especially if they are accompanied by peanut sauce, so this is what we are making today.  We will bake today’s ... More

Vegan Gyro

Every once in a while we come across a Greek deli that serves vegan gyros. In fact, not too long ago while traveling, we found a wonderful little spot that served them with falafels. It is traditionally served with seasoned meat, tomatoes, onion, and smothered in Tzatziki (cucumber) sauce. Here is our vegan version of ... More

Gourmet Fennel Apple Salad

Are you familiar with fresh fennel?  It is a wonderful vegetable, with a gourmet flavor.  Maybe my favorite way to eat fennel is in a fennel apple salad.  This is what we are making today.  Though relatively simple to make, the flavors are fantastic.  Hope you enjoy!   Ingredients: 1 small fennel bulb, very ... More