Grilled Pesto Shrimp Skewers Homemade pesto with basil from my garden makes a scrumptious addition to shrimp. Serve these for dinner or make them at your next BBQ! These are EASY, and now that it's grilling season I am sharing them from the archives. Inspired by a dish served at my sister in laws garden baby shower (pictured below), this is so simple and delicious, I knew I had to make them myself. They served them on a platter over a bed of greens, but this is also great served as skewers so you can hold them in your hand. These have been making a regular appearance at my house since I first posted the recipe.
Garlic Confit and Homemade Garlic Oil - Blogging Over Thyme Garlic Confit and Homemade Garlic Oil Happy first day of spring! Ummm, it’s snowing outside. Let’s pretend that’s not true and talk about this incredible garlic confit instead. Classic Rack of Lamb Recipe I live for lamb chops. Juicy, tender, rare (please please give me rare), deep reddish pink, browned, crusty, herbed, fatty goodness. So when my father sent me on a mission to make rack of lamb (what? 8 lamb chops in a row?)
Greek Garlic-Lemon Potatoes Recipe About a month back, a dear reader Sudha asked me for a Potato recipe which is my all time fav. She said she loved roast potatoes and that which makes it often. She asked me if I had a twist to regular roast potatoes. This recipe "Patates sto Fourno" is a Greek recipe for Garlic and Lemon Potatoes. It is a staple in taverna menus and I read that it is usually served with roasted chicken/grilled fish dishes. Cheese Ravioli with Lemon Basil Butter Sauce Cheese Ravioli with Lemon Basil Butter Sauce Cheese Ravioli with Lemon Basil Butter Sauce-this fresh and tasty recipe takes less than 30 minutes to make and is always a hit! We are always trying to come up with quick and easy dinner recipes. 20 Top Superfood Smoothie Recipes By Jenny Travens Guest Writer for Wake Up World Smoothies are one of the easiest ways to introduce ‘superfoods’ into your diet. Quick, simple to throw together and packed with nutrients, smoothies can be substituted for a meal or enjoyed as a refreshing, energy boosting snack. As an added bonus, smoothies have the ability to turn less appealing (yet incredibly healthy) foods into a delicious blend full of antioxidants, vitamins and minerals. Whether you’re new to superfoods or just looking for a way to incorporate some new tastes and textures in your smoothies, check out these 20 superfood smoothie recipes!
Use Your Cast Iron Pan and a Tortilla to Make World Class Bar-Style Pizza in Under 12 Minutes With the right technique, regular flour tortillas make excellent thin-crust bar-style pizzas. [Photographs: J. Kenji Lopez-Alt] I've gotta tell you that in the catalog of easy, cheat-y pizza recipes that start with some form of pre-baked bread base, flour tortilla-based pizzas ranked pretty low on my list.
** Roasted Potatoes with Red Peppers, Garlic, and Bacon Roasting potatoes and veggies is one of my favorite ways to cook them, aside from grilling. The flavors gets concentrated and the outside gets crispy, just the thought of it makes my mouth water! I am so happy that I finally learned to love vegetables. I am sad it took me so long, I was missing out on so much! Of course if you throw a little bacon in there it doesn't hurt either right? But like I say, everything in moderation so as long as you aren't eating bacon with every meal (which I sooo could) you are doing fine. Hearty English Recipe: Cottage Pie Hearty English Recipe: Cottage Pie For a fairly simple dish, look no further than the rustic roots of the United Kingdom. Cottage pie (also known as shepherd's pie when the meat is lamb) is a traditional dish cooked by shepherds and farmers. Because lamb has fallen out of the American palette, most modern cottage pies are made with ground beef. We added in a few additional seasonings to really make the flavors pop in this dish.
Anti-Inflammatory Lemon-Turmeric Tonic Mind Body Green: This drink is simple to make, provides an alkaline reaction in the body, and helps reduce inflammation. It’s a perfect drink to add to your detox routine, especially because there are a host of health benefits that come with it! Anti-Inflammatory Lemon-Turmeric Tonic Serves 1 Prep time: 5 minutes
Slow roast lamb in sloe gin Ingredients 1x1.3 kg leg of lamb, or carvery shoulder of lamb 2 tbsp freshly chopped mint 2 large red onions, quartered 1 tbsp olive oil 150 ml sloe gin, or purple grape juice Tips and Suggestions For a more informal dinner, serve the joint with the meat juices and a selection of breads and salads. Want to know the best way to carve a leg of lamb? Parmesan Roasted Potatoes Recipe Ok fine. I’m officially ready to make the transition to fall. And I thought, what better way to do it than with my all time favorite Parmesan Roasted Potatoes! These are like candy. 100% addictive. Once you stop, you just can’t stop. If you knew the amount of potatoes we consumed in a week, you’d be shocked.