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Vegetarian Friendly Comfort Food Entree: Eggplant Parmesan

Vegetarian Friendly Comfort Food Entree: Eggplant Parmesan

Eggplant is hearty and meaty with enough protein to make a nutritious meal. A go-to vegetarian recipe, it has a comfort food quality that makes it a safe bet for brunch or buffet style meals. Like your Eggplant Parmesan less soggy? Try the tips in […]

Entree Recipe: Tilapia with Mango Salsa

Entree Recipe: Tilapia with Mango Salsa

Featuring a zesty and flavorful salsa that is easy to make and can be prepared a day in advance. It makes for a colorful and fruity presentation atop a mild fish. Ingredients 4 tilapia fillets 2 large ripe mangoes, peeled, pitted and diced 3 tablespoons […]

Dessert Recipe: Hazelnut Espresso Brownies with Gianduja (Homemade Nutella)

Dessert Recipe: Hazelnut Espresso Brownies with Gianduja (Homemade Nutella)

Hazelnut Espresso Brownies with just the right amount of dark nutty and espresso flavors, these rich yet gooey brownies qualify as a dessert all on their own, but taste even better served with a cup of espresso or one better with a creamy Affogato. Spread […]

Ratatouille and Shrimp Over Penne Pasta

Ratatouille and Shrimp Over Penne Pasta

Enjoy the last hurrah of those end of the harvest seasonal garden veggies by combining our pre-prepared rough cut Ratatouille with fresh shrimp and serving it over Penne Pasta to make an elegant and colorful presentation of flavorful basics that is easy enough for a […]

Breakfast Recipe: Cranberry Orange Muffins

Breakfast Recipe: Cranberry Orange Muffins

This go-to breakfast or brunch muffin recipe fits in well with the colors and flavors of fall. Fresh cranberries are often available in late summer and around Thanksgiving and freeze well for making this recipe any time of year.  Loosely adapted from The Williams-Sonoma Baking Book (Oxmoor House, 2009). […]

Kentucky Derby Recipe: A Less Sweet Mint Julep Recipe featuring Kamojo Moscow Mules

Kentucky Derby Recipe: A Less Sweet Mint Julep Recipe featuring Kamojo Moscow Mules

Mint Juleps are a long-standing Kentucky Derby favorite, and for good reason.  For a twist on the traditional silver julep cups, the Moscow Mule adds a warm look to the overall decor, has a handle that makes one’s drink easier to manage, and keeps your […]

Brunch Recipe: Challah Bread French Toast

Brunch Recipe: Challah Bread French Toast

If there was ever a bread for making a hearty french toast that can stand up to the soaking stage and then being stuffed, it is Challah Bread. Challah Bread absorbs the egg and milk mixture like a champ, enabling a light, fluffy, and flavorful […]

Rosemary Pomegranate Moscow Mule Recipe

Rosemary Pomegranate Moscow Mule Recipe

Does finding some luscious fruit, fresh herbs or other tasty treats inspire you to find a way to incorporate it into meal, dessert or drink? These fresh Rosemary sprigs smelled so wonderfully aromatic that it inspired its’ own recipe: Rosemary Pomegranate Moscow Mules!   WHY […]

How To Prepare a Thai Round Purple Eggplant

How To Prepare a Thai Round Purple Eggplant

Ever find an unusual shape or variety of an otherwise familiar fruit or veggie and wonder how to prepare it? We recently came across these Thai Round Eggplants that are sweeter than their oblong counterparts, and have far more even, round cuts of equal diameter, […]

Recipe Side: Creamed Ginger Glazed Carrot Coins

Recipe Side: Creamed Ginger Glazed Carrot Coins

Creamed Ginger Glazed Carrot Coins look colorful and lovely on the plate, are tasty and are easy to make. The ginger offers a tangy bite that balances nicely with the creamy sauce, but the carrot is not mushy. A nice zest to pair with poultry dishes. […]