Dressed-up Portabella

    Nom Nom and ready in less than 30 minutes…of which 15 minutes were spent “degustating” (is this even a word?) wine. ‘Cause you know…I too cook with wine and sometimes I even use it in my recipes. INGREDIENTS: 1 portabella mushroom 2 tbsp goat cheese about 2 cups spinach 1/3 yellow onion 1…

Pomegranate Bonanza

    The pomegranates are in season and they’re pretty delicious, so make sure you use them in your cooking while you can.     INGREDIENTS: 1/2 pomegranate 2 tbsp goat cheese spring mix salad 1 cucumber pink salt & freshly ground pepper chili flake (optional) 1 tbsp extra virgin olive oil 1 tbsp balsamic vinegar…

Tomato Pickles Salad

      INGREDIENTS FOR 2 SERVINGS:   1 big tomato 6 pickles 1/3 cup red pepper stuffed green olives  1 tbsp extra virgin olive oil 1/2 small sweet onion freshly ground pepper   Chop and enjoy!  

Warm Beef Salad

            INGREDIENTS: 2 cups baby spinach 10 asparagus spears 1/2 golden apple 1/3 pound chuck beef pink salt & black pepper rosemary & sage the juice of 1/2 lemon extra virgin olive oil   Cut the beef in thin slices, season it with salt and pepper, rosemary and sage and…

Carrot Salad with Raisins

  INGREDIENTS:   2 cups of shredded carrots  2 tbs raisins some roasted pepitas and sunflower seeds 1 tbs orange juice lemon juice 1 tbs extra virgin olive oil pink salt & pepper   You can either use whole carrots or save 10 minutes using the already shredded ones. I used whole carrots, and if…

Tuna Salad II

We all know how to make a salad and there are so many combinations that you can think of… it’s a never ending food story… and it’s healthy and guilt free. You can find Tuna Salad I here. 1/2 jar TONNINO yellow tuna fillets in water  4 small sweet peppers 2 cups spinach sweet onion…

Baked Apple with Roasted Peppers Salad

        I really liked this dish…lots of flavors and textures that complemented each other very nicely.     INGREDIENTS: 1 golden apple 1 tbs sharp ceddar 1 tbs parmesan 1/3 red onion 2 cups of small peppers 1 tbs balsamic vinegar 1 tbs olive oil pink salt & pepper 2 tbs pepitas…