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Cantaloupe and Tomato Salad with a Light Vinaigrette

Cantaloupe and Tomato Salad with a Light Vinaigrette recipe

This is a perfect end of summer salad when cantaloupes and tomatoes are at their peak of ripeness. While it seems like an unusual combination of ingredients, I’ve seen versions of this salad in cookbooks dating back as early as 1918. What I love about this dish is its simplicity, with an emphasis on fresh, […]

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Pasta Salad with Kalamata Olives and Artichoke Hearts

Pasta Salad with Kalamata Olives and Artichoke Hearts recipe

This pasta salad takes on all the wonderful, briny flavors of the Kalamata olives, pepperoncini, and marinated artichokes hearts. To let these flavors shine through, we wanted a lighter dressing that wouldn’t compete with the other ingredients. Our vinaigrette is made with equal amounts of red wine vinegar, extra virgin olive oil, and canola oil. […]

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Garden Pasta with Lemon and Parmesan Cheese

Garden Pasta with Lemon and Parmesan Cheese recipe

This pasta dish is perfect as a meatless dinner, a quick lunch, or a delicious side. Roasted vegetables add an intensely rich, caramelized flavor that’s balanced with the light, fresh taste of lemons and parmesan cheese. We use eggplant and zucchini from our garden in this recipe, but you could easily swap in other vegetables like […]

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Recipe Salads

Salad with Mixed Greens and Garlic Bread Croutons

Salad with Mixed Greens and Garlic Bread Croutons recipe

Our salad with mixed greens features rich, buttery croutons made from our garlic bread recipe. We use a combination of olive oil and butter to minimize the amount of saturated fat. Unlike a traditional crouton, these are crispy on the outside and soft and flavorful on the inside. I like to make the garlic bread […]

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Sautéed Zucchini with Corn and Tomatoes

Sautéed Zucchini with Corn and Tomatoes recipe

Zucchini and corn are sautéed with onions and tomatoes for a fresh and simple side dish. Mexican oregano adds a savory counterbalance to the sweet flavors of the vegetables. This recipe is perfect for seasonal ingredients, but most of these are readily available at the grocery store year-round. Frozen corn can easily be substituted for […]

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Breads Recipe

Flatbread Topping Ideas

Italian Sausage Flatbread Sandwich recipe

Here are a few great topping ideas for our flatbread recipe. Whether you’re making a specialty sandwich or just need a quick lunch or dinner, keeping a stack of these homemade flatbreads in the freezer can make a hectic mealtime a little less stressful. Try grilled or rotisserie chicken, avocados, bacon, lettuce, and tomato, or whatever leftovers […]

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