Tagged with 'basil'

Jan 1

Roasted Tomato, Giant Couscous, Feta And Basil Salad

A simple salad recipe that brings into play the classic winning combination of tomato and basil. It's summery, it's easy and it's very good indeed.

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Jan 1

No-stir tomato and basil risotto

This easy, cheesy vegetarian risotto is made in one saucepan and requires virtually no stirring.

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Nov 25

Sun Dried Tomato And Basil Pinwheels

Amazing, flavorful Sun-dried Tomato and Basil Pinwheels that come together in 15 minutes with 8 ingredients. The perfect crowd-pleasing, summer app...

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Aug 11

Strawberry, Basil and Balsamic Pizza

Strawberries roasted on top a mozzarella and goat cheese pizza, topped with fresh basil and a drizzle of balsamic reduction. This pizza is outrageo...

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Aug 10

Basil Vinaigrette

This vinaigrette can be drizzled over everything, from fresh tomatoes and shelling beans, to risotto or roasted potatoes, and even fresh chees...

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Aug 4

24 Delicious Ways To Use Pesto In Your Recipes

There is just something special about pesto that can take a recipe from good to mind-blowing. The combination of fresh basil, salty cheese and crun...

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Jul 19

Green Lasagna Rolls

Bake for 20 to 25 minutes, until edges are lightly browned and white sauce is thickened. If after 25 minutes the rolls are not browning but the edg...

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Jul 14

Bruschetta with Tomato and Basil

It’s perfect for a party because you can make a large batch of the topping ahead of time, as well as toasting baguette slices. Either bring ou...

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Jul 12

Strawberry-Basil Iced Tea

Strawberries and basil give nuance to iced tea. The drink is toted in an old-fashioned glass jar, with ice added just before serving. 

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Jun 22

Everything You Need to Know About Growing Basil

Many times, an established basil plant is less expensive than those packages of basil you find in the grocery store. So stop purchasing those packa...

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Jun 17

Veggie Lasagna Zucchini Boats

Veggie Lasagna Zucchini Boats...This recipe is perfect for summer, especially with the start of zucchini season, hope you enjoy!

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Oct 16

Zucchini Noodles with Basil Walnut Pesto & Cherry Tomatoes

The combination of juicy, sun ripened tomatoes, fragrant basil and a splash of red wine vinegar will always taste like summer to me. Those welcome ...

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Sep 28

Ricotta, Avocado & Basil Dip

With a food processor, puree the avocado along with the basil and the lemon zest and juice.Add Ricotta and season generously.Transfer to a bowl and...

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Sep 26

Garden Fresh Tomato Basil Soup, with Pesto Grilled Cheese Sandwiches

The promise of sweet, vine-ripened tomatoes in combination with the recent abundance of basil  has had me craving a dish that could really emb...

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Aug 7

Pork Chops With Fresh Peaches & Basil

When buying peaches for this recipe and for grilling, you want to make sure that they aren't overly ripe as they will completely fall apart during ...

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Aug 5

Gnocchi With Summer Squash, Basil & Feta

Looking for more uses for your (plentiful) garden zucchini? Use it in place of yellow squash in this dish.

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Jul 17

Watermelon Basil Margaritas

After a stay in the freezer, cubes of watermelon become "ice" for this margarita, which gets an herbal edge from basil-infused tequila.

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Jul 15

Roasted Pepper, Feta & Basil Bruschetta

Instead of using bread, try serving this light dish on a bed of greens, tossed with pasta, or stirred into couscous.

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Jul 10

Lillet Basil Cocktail

For an interesting twist, use sweet, fragrant cinnamon basil in this drink.

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Jul 5

Strawberry Shortcake With Basil

Strawberry shortcake never tasted so good -- or so nuanced. Heavy cream is steeped with basil then whipped, infusing it with its essence. Cover the...

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