This version of Borscht, the Ukrainian beet soup, is an easy to make versatile soup that is just as good served hot in winter as it is served cold in summer. The recipe is based on the borscht served at the famous Carnegie Deli.
Quick, easy, and absolutely delicious! This is one of my favorite base recipes of chicken and vegetables in a fabulous sauce of coconut milk and Thai red curry paste.
I got hooked on Vampiros in Mexico. The Mexicans call it a Vampiro because the beets give it a deep red color that looks a lot like blood. This is *NOT* a recipe for the Vampiro cocktail. It is for the incredibly delicious drink make with freshly juiced produce that makes your tummy smile.
This lemon, garlic, and rosemary roasted chicken recipe was always a family favorite that had neighbors stopping by to see what was cooking! The secret is marinating the chicken in between the skin and meat, which flavors and tenderizes the meat and ensures a delightfully crisp roasted skin.
This version of a traditional French ratatouille recipe is simple with ingredients easily found in American markets. It is incredibly fragrant and never fails to get rave revie
The “caccia” in cacciatore is Italian for “hunt,” so chicken cacciatore is chicken hunter’s style. It’s perfect on chilly autumn evenings.
Farinata is an exquisite Italian comfort food. Farinata, just like pizza, can be stuffed or garnished with any vegetable, cheese, or sauce. Or it can be eaten plain, right out of the oven.
This is a great low carbohydrate, low fat dressing that’s big on taste. Greek yogurt, with a great creamy consistency, has twice as much protein and about half the carbohydrates of regular yogurt. Use on salads and for dipping vegetables.
This mixture of quinoa, black beans, corn, cilantro, and spices is so delicious people don’t even notice it’s vegan.
The wonderful spices in curry have extensive health benefits. Coriander helps lower cholesterol and helps control blood sugar. Cardamom has anti-cancer effects, antioxidant properties, and can increase levels of glutathione, a natural antioxidant in the body.