This roasted pear recipe is a delicious dessert that’s healthy and easy to make. Bosc pears work well here because the flesh is firmer than in other varieties, and they seem to hold up better when baking. I like to serve them with plain Greek yogurt and a little bit of the orange lime syrup drizzled […]
I came up with the idea for this recipe because I wanted something that was a little different from the traditional gingerbread cake, but without a lot of work involved. I found that espresso powder and cocoa added a dark, intense flavor to this simple yet delicious dessert.
Topped with our garlic bread croutons, this salad is big enough to feed a large crowd, but it can easily be portioned for a smaller gathering. With a variety of mixed greens, tomatoes, olives, and pepperoncini, it’s a delicious salad that’s packed full of flavor.
The vegetables in this healthy cauliflower soup are sautéed first which intensifies the flavor and brings out their natural sweetness. Jalapeño pepper and red pepper flakes add just enough heat. Top this soup with a generous amount of cheddar cheese and serve with our garlic bread on the side. White Bean Soup with Kale Jalapeño […]
This garlic bread recipe is a favorite of ours, and it makes a great side for any meal. We substitute olive oil for part of the butter to reduce some of the saturated fat. It’s quick and easy to put together, and it freezes well. Salad with Mixed Greens and Garlic Bread Croutons Jalapeño Cheddar […]
We came up with the idea for this sorbet because we wanted something that would seem like an indulgent treat, but still stay within the realm of being healthy. We used frozen, dark sweet cherries as our base along with fresh blackberries to create a delicious dessert that’s refreshing and full of flavor. We discovered […]
We top our Kalamata olive spread with a thin slice of parmesan cheese, and it’s a perfect combination for a crostini. It has a distinct fruity and salty flavor. I love this spread, not only because it tastes so good, but it can be made a day in advance if you’re planning a party and want […]
Here’s an easy vegetable side dish using zucchini, corn, and tomatoes from the garden. But even in the middle of winter, these vegetables are readily available at the grocery store. Not only is this dish colorful and delicious, but it’s loaded with nutrients. It’s also excellent spooned over omelets. This recipe is adapted from my 1976 […]
This creamy hummus gets its deep, rich flavor from roasted peppers and garlic, and we added just enough cayenne pepper to give it a little kick of heat. Not only is it delicious, but it’s a powerhouse of healthy ingredients. Try serving this with fresh vegetables and our flatbread turned into chips.
Here’s a modern twist on an old-fashioned cobbler. Pears and pomegranates complement each other perfectly to make this a delicious and striking dessert. The unique flavor comes from pomegranate molasses, which is deeply tangy and tart, and it turns this familiar classic into something new. This pear cobbler is also very good served warm with […]