When it's too hot to cook, make a fresh tomato avocado tart for dinner.
a tasty and easy fig, blackberry and peach cake for anytime of the day.
Watermelon-Basil Agua Fresca--the epitome of refreshment for long, leisurely weekend
A last taste of summer with homemade Potato Gnocchi and sauce with garden tomatoes and basil.
Fresh fruit tart - summer's best berries arranged on a layer of pastry cream.
Fresh Peach Ice Cream with Vanilla - Scented Peaches
Chinese Broccoli Beef Stir Fry. Gai lan, or Chinese broccoli, brings a sweet flavor and bright color to this favorite dish.
Risotto Balls with Hatch Chiles, Fresh Corn, and Queso Oaxaca
Rainier Cherries: The Blushing Beauties.
Israeli couscous with fresh veggies salad
Tomato & Basil were made for each other. I am using them together with Gouda. Melted Gouda in a Grilled Cheese Sandwich.
Caprese skewers: an easy, colorful, summery, fancy-schmancy looking appetizer.
Pineapple and cucumber soup with a pesto made of garlic, basil and Brazilian nut pesto
Irresistibly Pinchable Burger Buns!
My idea of a perfect summer sandwich. Perfectly seasoned chicken breasts, crisp lettuce, vine ripened tomatoes and yogurt dill sauce.
Corn and Black Bean Salad...the perfect addition to Lime Chipotle Tacos!
Blueberry & Chocolate Crumb Cheesecake
Perfect for hot summer days: a fruity yoghurt torte that leaves a lot of space for variations.
Easy and delicious Mango and Coconut milk smoothie
Prickly Pear and Peach Drink With Mint
Sweet Meloncholy: Tropical flavors of coconut & pineapple along with the vibrant watermelon makes a fruity summer cocktail
Baby Field Greens and flowering herbs with a simple White Wine Vinaigrette celebrate late summer.
Simple, fresh and easy to make. Eggplant Neapolitan uses all your summer veggies.
A purely Californian breakfast. Radiantly red figs roasted with stinky cheese from Cowgirl Creamery.
Grilled shrimp caesar salad with sun-dried tomatoes.
Does choosing and cooking fresh fish scare you? It shouldn't. Here are a few tips.
My go-to side dish for just about any meal. Crisp, fresh green beans sauteed with onions and mushrooms.
a quick, tasty, and nutritious way to do pizza
Black Bean Turkey Chili with Corn Muffins and Whipped Honey Butter
Thai-Style Ginger Tea
popsicles made with fresh plums and yogurt...but mostly just LOVE the way they are presented for serving!
Spiced Blueberry Sauce. This recipe is loaded with good things in addition to the berries. Cinnamon, cloves, sherry…it’s all good. foodchannel.com
Crustless Spinach Quiche
A scrumptious salsa where black beans take the stage with special appearances by tomatoes, onions, cumin, chili powder, cayenne and cilantro.