Tag: Spring

Baked Lemon Risotto with Asparagus and Peas

Baked Lemon Risotto with Asparagus and Peas

Celebrate spring with the tangy flavor of lemon in a spring risotto featuring asparagus and peas.

Graham Crusted Lemon Squares

Graham Crusted Lemon Squares

These lemon squares feature an easy homemade graham cracker-like crust and a sweet and tart lemon filling. They are the ideal dessert for your spring and Easter parties.

Watermelon Arugula Salad

Watermelon Arugula Salad

Sweet watermelon, juicy cucumber and salty feta cheese are the perfect flavor combination nestled on top of tangy arugula.

Grilled Swordfish with a Fruit Salsa

Grilled Swordfish with a Fruit Salsa

Take advantage of these late summer and fall evenings with a grilled swordfish dinner served with a fresh fruit salsa that’s light and delicious.

Cherry & Honey Ricotta Tart

Cherry & Honey Ricotta Tart

Summer is the season for sweet cherries. My cherry and honey ricotta tart is the perfect dessert that is easy to make and delicious. 

Grilled Flank Steak Salad with Strawberries

Grilled Flank Steak Salad with Strawberries

Enjoy juicy marinated grilled flank steak and summer’s sweet strawberries sprinkled on top of fresh greens. 

Balsamic Strawberry Toasted Crostini with Ricotta & Fresh Basil

Balsamic Strawberry Toasted Crostini with Ricotta & Fresh Basil

Fresh balsamic strawberries served on toasted crostini with a honeyed ricotta and fresh basil make the perfect party appetizer.

Strawberry Ice Box Cake with Vanilla Wafers

Strawberry Ice Box Cake with Vanilla Wafers

Celebrate summer with sweet clouds of mascarpone flavored whipped cream and ruby red strawberries nestled in between stacks of vanilla wafers. 

Jasmine Rice with Plantains & Cilantro

Jasmine Rice with Plantains & Cilantro

What could be better than potassium-rich plantains sautéed to a caramel-like deliciousness and tossed with sweet jasmine rice and fresh cilantro.

Mixed Greens with Pork, Sliced Pears and Spicy Pecans

Mixed Greens with Pork, Sliced Pears and Spicy Pecans

The sweet syrup from red Anjou pears and the heat from the pecans add more flavor than you can even imagine to this simple healthy salad.  

Chilled Sesame Noodles

Chilled Sesame Noodles

Delicious chilled sesame noodles with a sweet and spicy peanut sauce comes together easily for a weeknight dinner with plenty for leftovers.

Ruby Red Grapefruit Tart

Ruby Red Grapefruit Tart

The floral notes of sweet grapefruit curd pair perfectly with the graham cracker crust.