Recipes

Shrimp Fra Diavolo

Spicy and savory this is an easy recipe that looks fancy, tastes like you cooked for hours and is perfect for turning up the heat this Valentines day. Tomatoes are a traditional love food, being thought in France and Italy for generations to have aphrodisiac properties. When we combine this with the spice of the […]

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Autumn Mini Quiche

These little mini quiche are perfect for guests this Autumn or just to make ahead and have for those crazy mornings. SO easy to have a great meal on the go!

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Caramelized Brussels Sprouts with Bacon and Shallots

Every year for Thanksgiving I ask my mother what she would like me to bring and every year it is the same “Can you bring those sprouts you make?” Of course she is referring to the caramelized Brussels sprouts I make with just a little bacon cooked in Cucina Aurora Roasted Garlic Oil. This easy […]

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Butternut Squash Soup

This soup is great for cold autumn nights. Although there are many ingredients it is a pretty simple soup! Make some and freeze it for lunches through the week or try serving this as a starter to your Thanksgiving Celebration and thank Mother Earth for a new spin on old traditions.

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Baked Spinach & Artichoke Dip

Talk about a crowd pleaser! This dip can be made in advance or just a few minutes before your guest arrive. With creamy garlic dip as the base and melted cheese bubbling to perfection this dip is guaranteed to be the bell of the ball!

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Braised Pork Tenderloin

At the holidays, and every day for that matter, easy is the key component! This ridiculously easy pork tenderloin is perfect to impress your holiday guests or to spruce up your weeknight dinner. Serve with your favorite sides and enjoy! I must say it is a great match with our very own sweet potato and […]

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Pignoli cookies stuffed with Cannoli cream

Having a gluten allergy is just no fun. Especially when you walk into an Italian bakery! What a find when I went to a fabulous bakery in NY when I saw they had a gluten free Pignoli cookie stuffed with Cannoli cream! Why had I never thought of this??? Pignoli cookies are made with almond […]

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Spicy Veggie Tacos

AS SEEN ON WMUR’s COOKS CORNER Taco night is the best night of the week! I could eat Tacos in all their forms all the time. This version of vegetarian tacos is simple, spicy, savory and satisfying. With the hearty black beans you won’t even miss the meat. Try these for a fun and delicious […]

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