Italian Healthy Spread Recipes


Arugula Pesto

By Miles Stepniewski
I work at a bakery and they make a pesto very similar to this one. I...

Chard and Basil Pesto with Toasted Almonds

By Tammy Brownlow
I had an explosion of Swiss Chard in my garden this year. I came up...

Darlene’s Sautéed Sofrito * All Purpose Marinade, Paste and...

By Darlene Lopez
This marinade differs from most because it requires sauteeing veggies first! Now all of your food...

Green Olive Tapenade

By Pat Duran
Another very simple and tasty dip or spread great with.... http://www.justapinch.com/recipes/soup/soup-chowder-soup/lavosh.html?p=1

Homemade Ricotta , Millie's

By Millie Johnson
I made this cheese using the whey (liquid) that was leftover from making mozarella. I use...

Homemade Ricotta Cheese

By Jen Smallwood
another simple ricotta recipe... this one is very good for baking with... recipe source: my girlfriend's mother...

HOMEMADE SPAGHETTI SAUCE

By Lyn Starr
I didn't have anymore sauce in the pantry, so had to make some! It is...

Italian Honey Balls

By LINDA BAILEY
From Mr. Food. No Christmas or other traditional celebration would be complete without these candylike struffoli...

Pesto

By Maria Espravnik
Pesto. A new discovery for. Very healthy. And easy. See recipe below. Greens + olivr...

Pizza ala' Shelia and Patrick

By Shelia Senghas
I made pizza dough from my Kitchen Aid booklet. This is my first try making pizza....

Richards Sicilian Caponata

By JoSele Swopes
This one of our friends favorite family dishes he grew up with. His grandmother used...

Salt - The Spice of Life

By JoSele Swopes
For every meal there is one thing people generally reach for before they even take a...

Spinach Pesto

By Cynthia Schrage
This is a combination of recipes I discovered on the web when I had a ton...
Recipes for a Special Sunday Brunch

Recipes for a Special Sunday Brunch


Brunch is one of my favorite things. I love to meet friends at our favorite restaurant and catch up over a meal and mimosas. But, heading to my favorite restaurant takes a little more planning these days. Thankfully, hosting brunch at home is easy and just as tasty. Omelets are a delicious brunch option but […]

Strawberry Banana Desserts That’ll Have You Dreaming of Summer

Strawberry Banana Desserts That’ll Have You Dreaming of Summer


Summer is right around the corner. We know it may not seem like that now but warmer days are ahead. Do you know what reminds us of summer? Anything strawberry banana but, specifically desserts. There’s something magical about that flavor combination that tastes fresh and reminds us of summer. Well, if you are like us […]

8 Fun & Flavorful Margarita Recipes

8 Fun & Flavorful Margarita Recipes


Guacamole and chips just taste a little better with a margarita. Sitting on the back patio on a warm day is a tad more relaxing sipping on a frozen margarita. They are traditionally made with tequila, triple sec, and lime juice. One reason we love margaritas, though, is you can adjust ingredients to suit your […]