Tag: extra virgin olive oil

Green Goddess Hummus with Fresh Herbs and Avocado

Green Goddess Hummus with Fresh Herbs and Avocado

This green goddess hummus is one of the most delicious dips I’ve ever tried. It is a mix between a popular salad dressing made with fresh herbs, avocado and hummus. This fresh tasting dip is so easy to prepare, and it is good for you. 

Easy Roasted Carrots with Carrot Tops Pesto

Easy Roasted Carrots with Carrot Tops Pesto

These easy roasted carrots could be a delicious appetizer or a side dish for any occasion. I’m definitely adding them to my Thanksgiving menu. Don’t they look good? I can assure you that they taste even better. I cooked the carrots in a mixture of 

Mediterranean Couscous Salad with Eggs and Fresh Vegetables

Mediterranean Couscous Salad with Eggs and Fresh Vegetables

This Mediterranean couscous salad is so delicious and nutritious. It contains whole grain couscous, protein from the eggs, vitamins and fiber from the vegetables and healthy fats from the olive oil. With every bite there is a variety of textures and flavors. The cucumber and 

How to Use Wrinkled Tomatoes to Make Pasta Sauce

How to Use Wrinkled Tomatoes to Make Pasta Sauce

When you have some wrinkled tomatoes at home don’t throw them away. You can roast them along with some garlic and a bell pepper and prepare the most delicious homemade pasta sauce. For this recipe you are also going to need a food processor or 

Eggplant Dip with Chickpeas Walnuts and Turmeric

Eggplant Dip with Chickpeas Walnuts and Turmeric

This eggplant dip with chickpeas, walnuts and turmeric is so delicious and nutritious. You can serve it as an appetizer, snack or a side dish. Sometimes I even use this dip to make a fast lunch. I spread some of this eggplant and chickpea mixture 

Spaghetti with Baby Arugula and Pistachio Pesto (For Two)

Spaghetti with Baby Arugula and Pistachio Pesto (For Two)

These spaghetti with baby arugula and pistachio pesto are so delicious. They are the perfect easy meal for busy evenings. You can literally prepare them in thirty minutes or less. When I created this recipe, I wanted to make a different version on the classic