Tag: garlic

Roasted Tomato Caprese Dip
Appetizers

Roasted Tomato Caprese Dip

I made this appetizer for some friends last night and people went crazy over it.  It was gone before it even cooled!  The combination of gooey cheese and buttery pesto, sweet roasted tomatoes and a hint of garlic makes this dish a winner. This wonderful appetizer is as delicious as […]

Teriyaki Salmon with Pesto Zucchini Noodles
Dinner, Featured Item, Lunch, Main, Seafood, Sides, Vegetables, Vegetarian

Teriyaki Salmon with Pesto Zucchini Noodles

Teriyaki salmon with pesto zucchini noodles is one of my weeknight go to meals.  It’s so quick and easy but tastes amazing and is so good for you.  Watch your local market for when they run sales on the fish and it makes the meal a little sweeter! This homemade […]

Saag Paneer (Tofu)
Dinner, Gluten Free, Lunch, Main, Vegetables, Vegetarian

Saag Paneer (Tofu)

Indian food is probably my very favorite cuisine.  People that know me always joke that I could eat it every day and I think I actually could.  The spices and ingredients come together in such a flavorful and powerful way that the word that comes to mind is nourishing.  Between the […]

Toasted Garlic Beef Stock
Featured Item, Soup

Toasted Garlic Beef Stock

I’ve been saving some beef bones in my freezer for the last couple of months waiting until the perfect recipe came along.  I knew I would use them for soup or stew but wasn’t sure until I was flipping through the January issue of Bon Appetit and came across the […]

Date Night Flank Steak
Dinner, Lunch, Main, Meat

Date Night Flank Steak

When cooking to impress, I always lean towards a simple recipe where you can showcase a star ingredient in flavor and in presentation.  For this to work, you need to start with good ingredients since they are few and simple.  The point of the ingredients is to show off the meat, so […]

Caprese Tomato Soup
Dinner, Lunch, Main, Soup

Caprese Tomato Soup

While looking for a way to spice up a basic tomato soup, I came across a recipe for Caprese Tomato Soup from the blog Yes, more please! (link).  What a genius idea – I love a caprese salad or sandwich.  I love the combination in pasta of tomato, mozzarella, spinach and balsamic vinegar… […]