Tag: mozzarella

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 […]

Roasted Red Peppers with Mozzarella and Anchovies
Appetizers, Dinner, Gluten Free, Main, Salads, Sides, Vegetables, Vegetarian

Roasted Red Peppers with Mozzarella and Anchovies

By the time the new year rolls around, I’ve eaten and drank my way through the holidays and all I crave is something fresh and light.  This dish sums it up perfectly.  The peppers are roasted and so flavorful, stuffed with rich mozzarella and topped with the salty, umami flavors […]

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… […]

Caprese Salad (Carbonara Leftovers)
Salads

Caprese Salad (Carbonara Leftovers)

The caprese salad is the obvious leftover recipe here.  With just a little bit of everything leftover, I made the most delicious and light salad for lunch which was much needed after the Summer Pasta Carbonara (link).  I set up a bed of arugula on a plate, sliced up the […]

Breakfast

Italian Egg Breakfast Sandwich (Pasta Carbonara Leftovers)

The Italian Egg sandwich (courtesy of my Summer Pasta Carbonara leftovers (link))is a less obvious but just as delicious option and all you need is an English muffin (or some type of vehicle – bread, tortilla, croissant – anything you have laying around).  I started by toasting my English muffin […]