California Style Aperitivo

Californian aperitivo with pinot noir

This seasonal California Aperitivo takes all of the goodness of the traditional Northern Italian Aperitivo and adds a local farm to table twist. This plate is full of fresh, local ingredients and is perfect for small gatherings with LOTS of wine and excellent conversation. An aperitivo is a pre-dinner drink and light fare meant to …

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Neapolitan Style Margherita Pizza Recipe

Neapolitan style margherita pizza featured

The methods behind creating a delicious Neapolitan style Margherita pizza come from a time-honored craft in Italy. As such, true Neapolitan pizza is held to a high standard of rules, orally transmitted by generations of Neapolitan pizza-makers. Ingredients must only be sourced from Campania regions of Italy. As a firm believer of eating local, most …

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Super Simple Applesauce Recipe

Super simple applesauce recipe-featured

Applesauce; so simple yet so versatile. Do you want it for breakfast with granola or yogurt? Do you want it as a snack? How about for dinner with your meats? Maybe for dessert with some pie crust and ice cream! Maybe, just maybe, you’re a baby and this is your favorite food (by the way, …

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Moroccan Chicken Tagine Recipe

Moroccan chicken tagine cooked and garnished

Moroccan Chicken Tagine is a cool weather recipe that warms the heart and fills the kitchen with deep aromas of exotic spices. Cooking in a tagine means returning to a time when creating a dish took an entire afternoon, recognizing each step an art form unto itself. While this recipe won’t take an ENTIRE afternoon, …

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Sunflower Beet Bruschetta Recipe

Sunflower beet brushetta finished

This Sunflower Beet Bruschetta recipe is a perfect summer party appetizer. This colorful, healthy take on the classic bruschetta is easy and fast to make. The key to a scrumptious bruschetta is to use high quality ingredients, such as organic cold-pressed sunflower seed oil, made by America Tohkin. This finger food is usually one of the first things completely devoured …

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