Entertaining, Holidays & Special Occasions

Sicilian Grill-Roasted Chicken
The sunny garlic-lemon-herb flavors of these juicy birds will have you crooning along with Dean Martin to “That’s Amore.” If you like, brush the chickens with olive oil and grill baby eggplant, pattypan squash and small tomatoes on the vine to round out the meal — and create a beautiful... More »
Pickled Roasted Red Peppers
These versatile peppers can be used in spaghetti sauce, as a sandwich filling, to garnish a salad, to add a twist to an antipasto platter or as a gourmet pizza topping. More »
Crispy Spring Rolls with Sweet and Hot Garlic Sauce
You are in for a bit of work when you make these spring rolls, as you will need to stir-fry the noodle filling, shape the rolls and then deep-fry them shortly before serving. Believe me when I tell you that they are worth every bit of the effort and are worlds better than the ho-hum spring rolls... More »
Brie with Sun-Dried Tomatoes
Seeking a recipe the whole gang will love? Look no further... More »
Zucchini-Stuffed Tomatoes
Easy and colorful. Everything you want from a side dish! More »
Papaya-Tomato Bruschetta (diabetes-friendly)
Swap a typical refined white bread for high-fiber, wholesome grains like this whole wheat baguette. Fresh fruit like papaya adds sweetness and antioxidants at the same time. What a deliciously healthy way to enjoy fruit! More »
Quick Quinoa Stir-Fry with Vegetables and Tofu
Quinoa is a mild, slightly sweet grain with hints of corn, nuts and grass. Here, it's studded with assorted vegetables and sesame seeds, creating a substantial stir-fry worthy of its billing as a main course. More »
Chicken and Lime Soup
There is a light citrusy flavor that you will love in this hearty chicken soup. Layers of garlic and lime embrace the fresh avocado garnish. What a wonderful lunch or dinner! More »
Sun-Dried Tomato 
and Pepper Salad
Your guests will love this salad as an appetizer served with pita chips. More »
Caesar Burgers
What can we say? This is a burger above reproach. More »
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