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Strawberries with Balsamic Reduction
Gougere - Regular and gluten-free versions of the classic French cheese puffs, with Parmesan cheese and chives. Golden Parmesan Puffs. Great with a glass of wine.
Melt-in-your-mouth richly flavored beef stew with vegetables and herbs.
Creamy lemon pasta with kale, ricotta, lemon olive oil, pistachios and Parmesan. Vegetarian main dish or nice side dish with chicken.
Chocolate truffles made with walnuts, cocoa powder and coconut oil. Rich little bites for Easter and other special occasions, even vegan!
Vegetarian (actually vegan) Shepherds Pie, packed with vegetables and beans, topped with creamy mashed potatoes. A comfort food, meatless dish you'll love. Main dish or side.
Quick and easy Irish soda bread with sweet dried currants, made gluten-free.
Roast whole chicken, a classic everyone can make. Golden and crisp-skinned. this will walk you through how to do it. Leftovers are great in the week ahead.
Pan roasted halibut finished with a bright lemon, caper, parsley vinaigrette makes for a fast, easy and healthy dinner.
Hearty mushroom and herb sauce for pasta. Meaty tasting but no meat.
Homemade chicken broth, like liquid gold in the refrigerator or freezer. Easy to make, simmering away on the stovetop and much better than out of a box or can for soups, stews and risottos.
Crisp Endive leaves with fresh herb Green Goddess cream, an easy appetizer for New Years Eve and other celebrations
Golden French onion soup, made with sweet onions, white wine, chicken broth, herbs and dry sherry, topped with croutons and Gruyere cheese. Make it ahead. It's even better the next day.
White chocolate, refreshing peppermint, cream cheese and whipped cream combine for a rich, light textured dessert for the holidays
Kale and Ricotta stuffed jumbo pasta shells. Great for Meatless Monday dinner.
Classic comfort food casserole, a great use for leftover turkey or chicken, updated with whole wheat.
Maple Rosemary Glazed Cashews-sweet, salty, crunchy & spicy. A welcome gift from the kitchen and perfect cocktail hour nibble. Great snack for game day too.
Herbed Bread stuffing, or dressing. Traditional for Thanksgiving and great with a roast chicken year round.
Creamy, spiced pumpkin dessert (mousse), made with agave instead of white sugar and also dairy free. Great for Thanksgiving and you can make it a day ahead to save time.
Mashed sweet potatoes with rosemary - simple, easy, healthy. No marshmallows required.
Moules Mariniere: classic French steamed mussels with a twist, Pernod and white wine. Easy and fast!
Roasted tomato marinara sauce with garlic and oregano, perfect for end of summer tomatoes. Freeze extra, or can it for easy dinners.
Rich, smooth, dark and delicious - Bittersweet Chocolate Sorbet with Espresso and Chinese Five Spice. A dairy free frozen treat.
Thinly sliced Asian flank steak with a ginger-balsamic marinade, serve with steamed sugar snap peas and brown rice for a healthy, Asian-inspired dinner. Serve leftovers as steak salad.
Grilled shrimp on skewers of fresh rosemary, wrapped with Prosciutto.
Make ahead crab cakes, oven baked for a healthier option.
Asian-inspired black and white sesame salmon. Easy, healthy and terrific.
Simple, delicious, basic roast chicken breast. Almost no recipe required. Always a hit, and easy to do.
Chilled summer gazpacho - tomato cucumber soup. Healthy and versatile from appetizer shooters to light lunch to a side dish for dinner. Serve chilled and beat the summer heat.
Fresh fig and goat cheese crostini with Prosciutto and Balsamic syrup, an easy appetizer sure to please.
Ginger molasses baked beans, made from scratch. Meaty, deep flavor with bacon and smoked spices. A summer classic for friends and family
Cool, refreshing pineapple mango salsa with peppers, onion, lime juice and herbs. A no-cook summer side for grilled chicken, fish, pork or sandwiches and quesadillas.
A cool vegetable salad for summer with baby green beans, sweet grape tomatoes, grilled corn, feta and lemon-mint vinaigrette. Healthy & easy.
Summery white bean and herbed salad, made with Cannellini beans, olive oil and fresh herbs. Versatile and healthy.