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Appetizer Recipes

Hearty Halibut and Couscous Mediterranean Stew

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We absolutely love Mediterranean cuisine, and this hearty halibut and couscous stew is loaded with tremendous amounts of flavor. What’s even better? This stew is loaded with nutrients and vitamins that are sure to keep you full and energized! Plus, you can prepare this recipe with a few ingredients and in a short amount of time. This makes an absolutely perfect lunch to serve on the weekends! Just pair it with some toasted pita bread and hummus, and you have a great Mediterranean meal!

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Hearty and Delicious Veggie Wraps

No Comments | Written on April 7, 2015 at 12:33 pm , by

Do you love the experience of snacking on a spicy and filling burrito, but later regret the indulgence? Don’t get us wrong, we love an easy handheld wrap or sandwich recipe, but they don’t all have to be loaded with fat and calories. For an experience that’s even healthier than a vegetarian burrito from the local fast food chain, why not whip up this super simple and extra delicious wrap recipe? It’s hearty enough to keep you full all day up until dinner time.

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22 NEW Filling and Cozy Comfort Foods

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If you thought comfort food recipes were just reserved for winter time, you’re wrong! We love comfort food during this transitional period between winter and spring, when the Earth seems to be trying to figure out what season it is. These simple recipes are perfect, and are sure to make you full and satisfied. Plus, these comfort foods won’t weigh you down as much as the classics usually served during the colder time of year. Now, take a look at these stuffed peppers and tell us they don’t look delicious!

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The Stuffed Peppers Without Meat You’ll Love

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Usually, most of the stuffed pepper recipes out there are filled to the brim with ground beef, chicken, or pork. As usual, we were in the mood to lighten things up while still maintaining the heartiness of the original dish. Alas, here’s the mushroom-and-rice-stuffed version of the recipe that’s sure to be a keeper! We love to serve this simple baked stuffed pepper recipe with a fresh Caesar salad and some crusty bread along side.

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Holiday Dips and Bites

No Comments | Written on December 15, 2014 at 5:00 am , by

Holiday parties are in full swing!  Many of us will be entertaining guests over the next few weeks from now through New Year’s Eve.  I am always on the lookout for new and exciting crowd-pleasing appetizers to serve.

This past weekend I was lucky enough to attend a Hellmann’s Holidays tasting event with celebrity chef Tim Love!  He shared some of his favorite quick and easy holiday dips and spreads to help make your party a huge success.


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Stuffed Mushroom Appetizer

No Comments | Written on December 10, 2014 at 5:00 am , by

It looks like I have a new go-to appetizer for holiday entertaining!

These stuffed mushroom appetizers are a bit of a trick.  They feel “meaty” yet they are completely vegetarian.  (They can even be made vegan by skipping the cheese on top.)

There is even a bit of dry white wine used in the recipe, that way the rest of the bottle can be enjoyed with you guests!

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Caramelized Onion and Olive Pizza

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This easy pizza recipe is an elegant appetizer course for serving a crowd.  It can also be a beautiful light lunch when served with a green salad!

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5-Minute Shrimp Appetizer

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Whether you are entertaining or are simply looking for an easy starter to your evening meal, this recipe is for you.

In fact, these “Shrimp Appetizer Skewers” are ready to enjoy in just about 5 minutes!

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Cannellini Bean Appetizer Spread

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Hosting a get-together this weekend?   Time to start thinking about appetizers and small bites to offer your guests.  I love this “Cannellini Bean Appetizer Spread” because it comes together quickly and tastes even better the next day.   Whip up a batch tonight and you will be all set for the weekend!

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10 Recipes with Fresh Tomatoes

No Comments | Written on August 29, 2014 at 5:00 am , by

This is the time of year to savor every bite of the stunning red tomatoes from your backyard garden or Farmer’s Market.

Today we have 10 recipes with fresh tomatoes that will knock your socks off!

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