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Nectarine and Prosciutto Salad Recipe

With fresh delicious nectarines in season I’ve been putting these amazing stonefruits in everything. Grilled Chicken with Nectarine Chutney, Nectarine and Mint Milkshakes, cobblers and more. To maximize both flavor… Continue

Nicoise Salad Recipe

Delicious Summer Nicoise Salad Recipe

One of my wife’s favorite summer meals is also one of my favorites. Mainly because it takes a minimum of preparation, is healthy, offers great variety and is fast. A… Continue

Japanese eggplant

North African-Style Grilled Eggplant Recipe

Late summer is the perfect time to be eating Japanese eggplant. These smaller eggplants, generally coming in a lighter shade of purple than their rounder cousins, are sweet and more… Continue

Raw quinoa

Quinoa, Cashew and Chicken Salad Recipe

With the summer heat coming on strong, cool meals like this that are easy to transport lakeside, poolside or whatever water source your flocking to, are a delight. Especially with… Continue

Swiss chard

Swiss Chard Salsa Verde Recipe

Summer chards, kales and other heavy greens are a great way to get a lot of healthy vitamins and nutrients, as well as plenty of fiber. When the weather is… Continue

Quinoa Salad Recipe

Roasted Corn, Quinoa and Kale Salad Recipe

I’ll tell you right off the bat that this is by no means a traditional “recipe” or specific instructions. I know it looks like it is, and you’re welcome to… Continue

Heirloom Tomatoes for Gazpacho

Simple Chunky Summer Gazpacho Recipe

The trick to a good gazpacho is all in sourcing your ingredients. Gazpacho doesn’t leave any place to hide. There’s no cooking, no fats (besides the odd dash of olive… Continue

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Sweet Onion Dip Recipe

You can either say it like this, “SWEET! Onion dip recipe dude” or like this, “Sweet onion dip recipe”. Either way it is delicious. Oh, and the dude is optional.… Continue

Stone fruit

Fresh Stone Fruit Leather

If you’re not already, you’ll soon be awash in delicious stone fruits. Plums, pluots, apricots, peaches and nectarines of all varieties are harvesting like gangbusters and making their way to… Continue

Nectarines

Nectarine Mint Milkshake Recipe

Summer sun has brought on stonefruit early and strong. Nectarines, pluots, peaches and apricots are all harvesting well. Make the most of these delicious varieties by eating them in different… Continue