• Dips
  • Pesto

    Makes 1 1/2 cups   Ingredients 3 cups fresh basil leaves 3/4 cup unsalted pine nuts or sunflower seeds 4 cloves garlic 1/4 teaspoon kosher salt 1/2 cup Parmesan cheese, grated 3/4 cup olive oil   Directions Place basil, pine nuts or sunflower seeds, garlic, salt and cheese in a food processor or blender. Gradually […]

  • Breakfast
  • Chicken, Broccoli and Potato Strata

    Serves 6   Ingredients: 2 tablespoons butter 3/4 lbs. left over roasted vegetables like broccoli, cauliflower, asparagus, potatoes, chopped 1/2 lb. leftover cooked chicken, chopped 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon black pepper 12 eggs 1/2 cup shredded Parmesan cheese, optional   Directions: Preheat oven to 350 degrees. In a large bowl, whisk the eggs until […]

  • Beverages
  • Fruity Minty Chiller

    Serves 4   Ingredients 1 cup cantaloupe, rind removed and cut in chunks 1 cup seedless watermelon, rind removed and cut in chunks 1 cup ripe nectarine, peeled and cut in chunks 1 cup strawberries, hulled 1/4 cup cold water 1 tablespoon fresh lime juice 2 tablespoons fresh mint, torn and tightly packed   Directions […]

  • Italian
  • Heaven on Earth Pasta

    Serves 4   Ingredients 8 ounces whole grain rotini pasta, dry 1/2 cup Heaven and Earth Sauce: 1/2 cup fresh parsley, minced 3 tablespoons green onion, minced 1 large garlic clove, minced 1/3 cup olive oil 2 tablespoons white vinegar   Directions Cook pasta according to package directions. This can be done in advance, if […]

  • Recipes
  • Turkey with Bolognese Sauce

    Serves 4   Ingredients 8 ounces dry whole grain rotini pasta 1 pound lean ground turkey 2 tablespoons garlic, minced 1 small white or yellow onion, diced 2 carrots peeled and diced 2 tablespoons tomato paste 1 cup low-sodium chicken broth 1 28-ounce can diced, no-salt-added tomatoes 2 bay leaves 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon […]

  • Italian
  • Tomato-Basil Pasta

    Serves 4   Ingredients 2 (about 2 1/2 cups) large, very ripe tomatoes, diced 1/4 cup fresh basil, thinly sliced 1/4 cup extra virgin olive oil 1/8 teaspoon black pepper 1 teaspoon fresh garlic, minced—optional 1/2 cup Parmesan cheese, grated 8 ounces dry whole grain rotini pasta   Directions Cook pasta according to package directions. […]