Tag: olive oil

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 […]

Roasted Cauliflower with Anchovy Sauce
Appetizers, Sides, Snack, Vegetables, Vegetarian

Roasted Cauliflower with Anchovy Sauce

It’s finally here!  The new year followed by all of our healthy resolutions!!  This is one of my favorite times of the year, a time to reboot and examine what you need from the year to be your optimal self.  With the holiday season being so busy, I got away […]

Smoked Trout Salad with Harissa Dressing
Dinner, Featured Item, Lunch, Main, Salads, Seafood, Vegetarian

Smoked Trout Salad with Harissa Dressing

Smoked fish is a constantly craving of mine.  It’s rich in flavor, a touch salty and can be used in everything from salads to flatbreads.  So the other day as I was wondering the aisles of Trader Joe’s, I came across their beautiful smoked trout (in the refrigerated section, not canned) […]

Roasted Cherry Tomatoes
Gluten Free, Sides, Vegetables, Vegetarian

Roasted Cherry Tomatoes

Tomatoes are my favorite vegetable!  I can eat them cooked, raw and in any variety – although I’m a sucker for the gorgeous heirlooms at the Farmer’s Market in the summer.  I constantly find myself adding them to any and every dish they aren’t already in, in restaurants and in my […]

Spinach Salad with Prosciutto, Pear and Blue Cheese
Lunch, Salads

Spinach Salad with Prosciutto, Pear and Blue Cheese

Most days I am obsessed with inventing a new recipe and finding a way to make something more delicious than the last time I made it.  But then there are the occasional days that life gets in the way and I’m forced to get crafty and make something quick with the […]