Appetizers

Perfect quick and simple appetizers the easy way.

Golden Gazpacho

Golden Gazpacho

Yellow Tomato Gazpacho ✨ Sunny and summery, richly flavored, and less acidic than the red 🙌 Admittedly, it is not authentic 😉 I took some artistic/culinary liberties and hope you enjoy it as much as my crew loved it. RECIPE below 👇 YELLOW TOMATO GAZPACHO…

GUACAMOLE THREE WAYS

GUACAMOLE THREE WAYS

It’s Cinco de Mayo! What are you eating? What are you drinking? Please share! We’re planning on a dinner of nachos and tacos featuring three of my favorite guacamole recipes: Classic Guacamole, Mexican Street Corn, and Mango with Pepitas. I can never get enough of chips…

GUACAMOLE

GUACAMOLE

This guacamole recipe is simple and out of this world! You might want to double the recipe 😉 I created it because I didn’t have a jalapeño or clove of garlic. No going back – it was an immediate keeper! Serves 4 Ingredients 4 ripe…

Baked ‘Fried’ Zucchini

Baked ‘Fried’ Zucchini

When I was a kid, my favorite appetizer was Fried Zucchini. My son’s favorite is a bowl of fries with ketchup. Last night was Game Night at our house and we had three different types of fries and some sauces for dipping while we played…

Lemony Beet Hummus

Lemony Beet Hummus

I am Labor Day weekend ready with this brightly-colored Beet Hummus from The Minimalist Baker. My entire menu is plant-based and this beauty will be joining a charcuterie board of cashew cheeses, figs, Persian cucumbers, radicchio, baby heirloom tomatoes, sweet baby peppers, rainbow carrots, baguette and crackers. Let’s relax and enjoy the weekend safely, and remember the innovations, creativity, and contributions of American workers.

Walnut Parmesan

Walnut Parmesan

Pico de Gallo

Pico de Gallo

COCONUT BACON

COCONUT BACON

PLANT-BASED NACHOS!

PLANT-BASED NACHOS!

My favorite nachos ever! PLANT-BASED NACHOS 2 bags of tortilla chips 2 cans of black beans, drained ½ to ½ cup salsa verde Pico de Gallo Guacamole (see recipe below) Walnut + Mushroom Chorizo Cashew Queso recipe from The Minimalist Baker, or a jar of Siete Foods’…