Grilled Stuffed Peppers by Kristen

6 Red Peppers 1/2 cup Artisan Italian Cheese (or whatever kind you like) French or Italian bread cut in cubes (about 3 cups or 3/4 of a thin baguette-toasted or regular.) Olive oil (about 6 tablespoons- enough to moisten bread) Fresh basil, about 12 leaves chopped, plus 1/4 tsp dried basil Garlic, 3 cloves finely…

Cuban Grilled Chicken

When you buy your chicken, put into a Ziploc bag with this marinade and freeze. When you thaw it out later, it will continue to soak up all these great flavors. 1 tsp salt 8 cloves crushed garlic 2 TBSP olive oil 1/2 tsp pepper 1/2 cup lime juice 1/2 cup orange juice chicken Grill…

Pork Tenderloin dinner for two

6-8 oz pork tenderloin 2 TBSP butter 1 small onion, thinly sliced (about 1/2 cup) 1 cup sliced mushrooms 1/3 cup dry, white wine 1 TBSP lemon juice 1/4 tsp dried rosemary 1/8 tsp pepper-pinch salt 1/8 tsp garlic powder 3/4 cup chicken broth 1 TBSP flour 1/3 cup sour cream 2 TBSP fresh chopped…

Strawberry Avocado Salad

        1/2 – 2 TBSP white sugar 2 TBSP olive oil 2-4 TSP  honey 1 TBSP cider vinegar 1 TSP lemon juice 10 strawberries 1 avocado 1/2 cup toasted pecans halves 2 cups shredded greens Whisk together first five ingredients. Start out adding smaller amounts of honey and sugar..then increase according to…

Sausage, Peppers and Onions

   Marsala wine adds extra flavor to this old favorite. 1/4 cup extra virgin olive oil 1 pound sweet sausage 2 sliced red bell peppers 2 sliced yellow onions 1 tsp black pepper 1/2 tsp dried oregano 1/2 cup chopped fresh basil leaves 4 garlic cloves, chopped 2 TBSP tomato paste 1 cup MARSALA wine…

Roquamole Dip

1 cup (8oz) crumbled blue cheese 1/4 cup sour cream 2 ripe avocados  chopped, pickled jalapeno peppers (to taste) 2 green onions, finely sliced 1/2 tsp fresh lime juice Tortilla chips! Stir sour cream into crumbled cheese. Mash in avocados. Add the jalapenos, onions and lime juice. DIP AWAY! Recipe adapted from Nigella Express by…