• Recipes
  • Sweet Roasted Brussels Sprouts

    Serves 6   Ingredients 1 pound Brussels sprouts, washed, trimmed and halved if large 1/8 teaspoon salt 1/8 teaspoon black pepper 2 tablespoons olive oil, divided 1/2 cup apples, cored and diced 1/4 cup pecans, roasted and chopped 1 tablespoon balsamic vinegar 1/4 cup blue cheese crumbles   Directions Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Line […]

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  • Parmesan Broccoli Cauliflower

    Serves 6 Ingredients 1 head cauliflower, separated into large bite-sized florets 1 bunch broccoli, separated into large bite-sized florets 3 tablespoons olive oil 2 tablespoons fresh garlic, minced 1/2 tablespoon dried parsley 1/8 teaspoon salt, or to taste 1/8 teaspoon black pepper, or to taste 1/2 cup shredded Parmesan cheese   Directions Preheat oven to […]

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  • Savory Skillet Green Beans

    Serves 6 Ingredients 4 tablespoons olive oil, divided 1/2 cup white or yellow onion, chopped 1/2 cup diced tomatoes, canned, with juice, or fresh 1 teaspoon fresh garlic, minced 1 1/2 pounds green beans, fresh or frozen, trimmed 1/4 cup water, if using fresh tomatoes 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt 1/4 teaspoon pepper   Directions Preheat […]

  • 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

    heaven and earth pasta chef marshall o'brien

    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 […]

  • Italian
  • Tomato-Basil Pasta

    tomato basil pasta chef marshall o'brien

    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. […]