Browsing Tag

basil

  • Lentil Meatball Subs
    Entree sandwich

    Lentil Meatball Subs

      Lentils are known for being a good source of protein, increasing energy, helping with digestion, maintaining good cholesterol, and so many other important dietary needs. So, of course, these inciting benefits make me…

    March 22, 2013
  • Drinks

    Blueberry Basil Peach Fizz

    And here is the cocktail recipe I promised to go along with the Basil Blueberry Infused vodka. It’s simple with the shining ingredients being the garnish. But that’s the way I like my cocktails.…

    March 13, 2013
  • infusedvodka2
    Drinks

    Basil Blueberry Infused Vodka

      This is less of a recipe and more of a kitchen experiment. It involves letting vodka absorb the flavors for up to a weeks time. And involves sip tasting everyday. And adjusting the…

    March 10, 2013
  • tomatosauce
    Sauce

    Basics: Homemade Tomato Sauce

        I’m not going to lie to you. It’s the last leg of winter and I am feeling as uninspired by food as is heavenly possible. I’m over root vegetables. And citrus cakes.…

    March 7, 2013
  • Appetizer Bread Side Vegan

    Panzanella

    Okay, so I feel a bit behind the times posting a {gasp} tomato-themed recipe while the rest of the blog sphere is bustling with pumpkin flavored baked goods and spiced ciders. I guess this…

    September 19, 2012
  • Appetizer Moody Monday Vegan

    Moody Monday // Basil Salt

    Hello, Gloomy Monday. The overcast and rain made it particularly hard to get out of bed this morning but this picture from camping next weekend managed to brighten my mood. So…here I am… currently…

    September 17, 2012
  • Entree

    Savory Vegetable Cobbler

    CSA Box this week! So excited that we got one since last week’s had to be cancelled because of the drought. I have been starting to feel summer winding down in my mind so…

    August 7, 2012
  • Entree

    Summer Vegetable Calzones

    Oh! Do you remember those delicious pizzas I made here? Well, I froze the rest of the dough and made calzones out of it yesterday! It was oh so yummy and a great way…

    June 28, 2012
  • Entree Side Snack

    Quinoa Primavera

    As an attempt to cure my pizza hangover (symptoms included but were not limited to lethargy, lack of desire to wear ‘going out’ clothes, food baby, etc), I decided we need a healthy dinner…

    June 26, 2012
  • Entree Sauce

    Polenta and Veggie Lasagna

    This was one of those recipes that spawned from me standing in front of the pantry going “what can I make for dinner with what I have?”. It’s a rather daunting question and there…

    June 7, 2012
  • Entree sandwich

    Veggie Hoagies

    So vacation was awesome but I am feeling a little sluggish from all the gas station munchies and PB&J road sandwiches. I’ve decided to dedicate this whole week to “cleansing” my body and trying…

    May 16, 2012
  • Entree Side Vegan

    Vegan Chicken[less] and Dumpling Stew

    Okay Okay Okay. I may be getting ahead of myself with jumping into fall and winter recipes buuuuuuut it’s been rainy and cold for the past week….. so not my fault! Even if they…

    September 22, 2011
  • Breakfast Entree Snack

    Caprese Breakfast Bake

    With generous growing from both my tomato and basil plants this summer, I’ve really embraced caprese style things. Not only is it a perfect combination of colors and texture but it also is super…

    September 18, 2011
  • Entree Snack

    Margherita Pizza

    As I’ve mentioned 100 billion times previously, the tomatoes at the farmer’s market right now are spectacular and this is by far one of my favorite pizza recipes (which works out great since it’s…

    September 16, 2011