baked shortcakes for Peach Shortcakes
Summer is long gone where we are, and in fact, Jessica has finally accepted that it’s fall with her first feature recipe for TasteSpotting, Brown Sugar Cookies. But that won’t stop us from posting her adaptation of a recipe for Peach Shortcakes… [click to continue…]

by Sarah J. Gim on November 4, 2013 · 0 comments

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A certain chill has set in this past week, but honestly, Iā€™m not complaining… [click to continue…]

by Jessica Chan on October 28, 2013 · 0 comments

Salad with Roasted Grapes and Chorizo

This post is sponsored by DOLE Salads, who is giving us TWO CHANCES TO WIN: a $40,000 Trip to Spain” AND a $500 gift card and other good things in a Spanish Inspired Recipe Contest, deets here!

To inspire you in the kitchen for both the Taste of Spain giveaway and the Spanish-Inspired Recipe Contest, we’re sharing a recipe for Mediterranean Salad with Red Grapes and Spanish Sausage, out of the DOLE Salads kitchen. The salad is super easy, using DOLE Salads Mediterranean blend with the addition of Spanish chorizo sausage and red seedless grapes. Because the chorizo is so flavorful, no need for a fancy dressing, just a simple drizzle of lemon juice and olive oil! [click to continue…]

by Sarah J. Gim on May 21, 2013 · 0 comments

Spanish Cobb Salad

This post is part of ongoing National Salad Month series sponsored here on TasteSpotting by DOLE Salads, whose Arugula blend and Iceberg blend are perfect for this recipe. Make sure you play to win a trip to Spain that they’re giving away, AND enter a Spanish-inspired recipe to in our contest to win a $500 gift card and other goodies!!! [click to continue…]

by Sarah J. Gim on May 20, 2013 · 1 comment

arugula almond manchego pesto
This is just a quick reminder that you have a little more than a week to make, post, and submit a Spanish-Inspired recipe to enter to win $500 to spend at either La Tienda, an awesome Spanish gourmet food and gift retailer, or Sur La Table! (If we didn’t already have a juicer, we’d take Sur La Table and go get one, but that’s just us :) ) [click to continue…]

by Sarah J. Gim on May 16, 2013 · 1 comment

Spinach Strawberry Quinoa Salad

This post is part of ongoing National Salad Month series sponsored here on TasteSpotting by DOLE Salads, whose Baby Spinach blend is perfect for this recipe. Make sure you play to win a trip to Spain that they’re giving away, too!

It’s the height of strawberry season, and while we think it almost a crime to do anything but eat the sweet, gorgeous things just as they are straight from the basket, we will always appreciate them as part of a classic Spinach Strawberry Salad… [click to continue…]

by Sarah J. Gim on May 13, 2013 · 1 comment

spanish tapas with garden blend and tuna
Now that you’ve got Dole Salads and the Taste of Spain on your mind, we want to do a little Spanish-inspired recipe contest of our own here on TasteSpotting!

Our friends at DOLE Salads have been generous enough to provide us with a prize package that includes: [click to continue…]

by Sarah J. Gim on May 7, 2013 · 1 comment