• mediterranean
  • Tomato Salad

    Serves 4 Ingredients: 3 tablespoons red wine vinegar 1/4 cup olive oil 1/8 teaspoon ground black pepper 1/2 cup green onions, sliced thin (both green and white parts) 1/2 cup Kalamata olives, rinsed 1/2 cup feta cheese, crumbled 5 cups fresh tomatoes, chopped Directions: Combine vinegar, oil and pepper. Toss together salad ingredients, add vinaigrette […]

  • holiday cooking
  • Roasted Asparagus Bundles with Orange Vinaigrette

    Roasted Asparagus Bundles with Orange Vinaigrette Serves 4-6   Ingredients: 1 pound asparagus, trimmed 2 teaspoons olive oil 2 pinches of salt Pinch of ground black pepper 1/4 cup fresh orange, peeled, chopped small Chives to tie cooked asparagus bundles   Vinaigrette Ingredients: 2 tablespoons honey 2 tablespoons rice vinegar 2 tablespoons orange juice   Directions: […]

  • holiday cooking
  • Green Beans with Roasted Tomato and Cumin

    Green Beans with Roasted Tomatoes and Cumin Serves 6-8   Ingredients: 2 cups red onion, chopped 2 tablespoons garlic, minced 2 tablespoons olive oil, divided 2 pounds tomatoes, cored and halved 1½ teaspoons fresh thyme leaves, finely chopped ¼ teaspoon ground cumin ½ teaspoon salt ½ teaspoon black pepper, ground ½ teaspoon balsamic vinegar 1½ […]