Ingredient: kosher salt

Discover the Mediterranean Diabetes Cookbook With Amy Riolo

Discover the Mediterranean Diabetes Cookbook With Amy Riolo

Just because you or some you know has diabetes doesn’t mean you have to miss out on popular culinary trends like the Mediterranean diet. Did you know that 1.5 million Americans are diagnosed with diabetes every year? Award-winning author and chef, Amy Riolo, gives you…

Christina Xenos Shares Her Top Greek Produce Picks

Christina Xenos Shares Her Top Greek Produce Picks

Opa! From ancient times to modern day, from Andros to Santorini, Greek food has been shaped by its culture, heritage and geography. The result? Family recipes made with fresh ingredients that provide a life of longevity. According to the Washington Post, natives of Greek islands…

Lemon Mini Cheesecakes With Lemon Curd

Lemon Mini Cheesecakes With Lemon Curd

Mini lemon cakes were our inspiration for this recipe initially. Then, we took that idea a step further and thought, “Let’s do mini cheesecakes instead!” After all, who doesn’t love cheesecake, let alone mini versions?!   This recipe hits the spot if you’re looking for…

Grilled Baby Purple Artichokes With Parmesan Chipotle Aioli

Grilled Baby Purple Artichokes With Parmesan Chipotle Aioli

Who doesn’t love artichokes? If you have someone in your family that might raise their hand to this question, then serve them this recipe, and don’t be surprised if they ending up having a change of heart. Melissa’s Baby Purple Artichokes can have this effect…

Spicy Exotic Fruit Salsa

Spicy Exotic Fruit Salsa

When it comes to tropical fruit in the summertime, we admit we can be a little obsessed. After all, what tastes better than juicy mangoes and delicate dragon fruits? We can’t think of too many things. That’s why this is the perfect time of the…

How to Make Carob Blondies

How to Make Carob Blondies

A blonde walks into a bar. Well, in our case, a blondie! Blondies are like the more buttery, caramelized cousin of brownies. In fact, some may even say they more closely resemble chocolate chip cookies in dessert bar form instead. However, we’re not here to…

Tropical Fruit Salsa

Tropical Fruit Salsa

When it comes to party food, salsa has always reigned supreme. Salsa, to put it simply, translates into the word, “sauce.” However, if you’ve ever tasted an exceptional one, you’ll know that it’s so much more than that. With summer right around the corner, we…

Roasted Jalapeno and Cucumber Margarita

Roasted Jalapeno and Cucumber Margarita

Happy Friday! It’s 5 o’clock somewhere and this is the perfect reason to celebrate with a refreshing cocktail. A Roasted Jalapeno and Cucumber Margarita is the cocktail you need to add to your arsenal of drinks now. With the spicy heat of the jalapeno and…

Fiddlehead Fern Linguini

Fiddlehead Fern Linguini

When fiddlehead ferns come into season, you know that it’s springtime. Known for their unique appearance, fiddleheads appear as curled-up spiral fronds that spring up from the forest ground about 4 to 6 inches high. Ours are are grown and come from the West coast…

Oaxaca Chile-Pineapple Glazed Ham

Oaxaca Chile-Pineapple Glazed Ham

Does anything say “it’s the holiday season,”  like a perfectly glazed ham?  Ham dinners are more popular around Thanksgiving, Christmas and Easter, but are delicious year-round. Depending upon which part of the country you reside in, ham may play a leading role in your holiday…