Breads, Pasta, Rice, Grains Recipes Index

crostini peppersHot and Sweet Pepper Crostini

Late summer reaps brimming bushels of peppers in a kaleidoscope of color and shapes. I shop … Continue reading

Squash Blossom Pizza with Sweet Peppers, Onion, and Pecorino

The title of this recipe might make this pizza sound pretty fancy, but it really isn’t. Squash blossoms … Continue reading

30 minute Dinners: Spaghetti with Shrimp, Broccolini and Basil

This light and lovely dish is healthy, low maintenance, and delicious. A series of quick cooking … Continue reading

Asparagus Carbonara

Just grill it – in a skillet. My favorite cooking vessel is my cast iron skillet. … Continue reading

Greek Tabbouleh Salad

When it’s super hot outside (like now), who wants to cook? (Not me!) In the heat … Continue reading

quinoa kale tabbouleh tastefoodWinter Quinoa Kale Tabbouleh Salad

Winter Quinoa Kale Tabbouleh Salad I call this salad tabbouleh, although most of the ingredients are … Continue reading

tapenade pizzaRoasted Cauliflower Pizza with Calabrian Chiles and Green Olive Tapenade

I’ll get right to the point. The star of this pizza is the tapenade, which teams … Continue reading

BLT with Avocado and Sriracha Mayo

Step aside kale detox and juice cleanse. It’s the new year, and I’m having a BLT. … Continue reading

Else’s Saffron Bread

 Swedish Saffron Bread (Lussekatter) I have been making saffron bread with my Danish husband since we … Continue reading

Falling for Persimmons and a Teacake Recipe

I discovered persimmons when I lived in Europe, where they are commonly known as sharon fruit. … Continue reading