Recipes

Broccoli Cheddar Quiche

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Normally I am all about the healthiest options and I don’t tend to make a ton of fattening food, but this quiche is just full of butter and cheese and all the most amazing flavor! Defiantly a special occasion food, I tend to only make it a few times a year like mother’s day brunch […]

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Sizzling Kebabs -Traditional

I love to grill. More over, I love to entertain, and in the summer there is nothing better then grilling out with friends and family. Kebabs are so pretty, don’t you think? Bright, colorful and fun to eat! This is a simple recipes for a traditional, no frills Kebab that everyone will love. You can […]

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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

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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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