Creamy Fresh Herb Dressing

Creamy Fresh Herb DressingMakes 1 ½ cupsThis dressing is great on salads, as a dip for veggies, dolloped and swirled into a bowl of gazpacho or the Cucumber Soup.½ cup each, roughly chopped [...]

Grilling Pizza Pro Tips

Summer is here! Fire up the grill and make some pizza piesIt’s summer. It’s hot. The last thing you want to do is turn on the oven. But you’re craving homemade pizza. Argh. What to do? Grab [...]

Cucumber Soup

Makes about 2 cupsEasy and refreshing, this soup will help you chill on even the hottest days.4 romaine lettuce leaves, chopped (about 1 ½ tightly packed cups)1 cucumber, peeled, seeded and [...]

Sonoran Hot Dogs

Nothing says summer quite like hot dogs. We were inspired by the dawgs of Dogos el Miami, a self-described “hot dog joint” south of the border in Sonora, Mexico. Stuffed with cheese, stuffed into [...]

Mixed Mushroom and Leek Farfel

Foregoing leavened breads and other products during Passover provides plenty of room for creativity when it comes to cooking, and this farfel recipe is no exception. Savory and substantial, it’s [...]

Corned Beef and Cabbage

What’s more Irish than a traditional recipe for corned beef and cabbage? Make this meal in an Instant Pot and you’ll save time. Serve with mustard or horseradish, if [...]

“Christmas” Enchiladas

In New Mexico, when you order enchiladas you’re asked what kind of sauce you want on them –  red, green, or “Christmas” – which is some of both! Canned enchilada sauce can be an easy [...]

Turkey and Dumplings

Nothing says “comfort food” in the Fall like a creamy, dreamy dish topped with dumplings. This is like a pot pie, but the dumpling topping is steamed instead of baked. A great way to enjoy [...]

Tuna and White Bean Salad

Serves 4 2 6-oz. cans tuna packed in oil 3 cups drained and rinsed canned white beans, preferably cannellini (from 2 15-oz. cans) 1 small-medium red onion, sliced thin 1 Tbsp drained capers 2 [...]

Chickpea “Chicken” Salad

Serves 4 3 cups cooked or 2 cans (15 oz) chickpeas (garbanzo beans), drained and rinsed 1 cup celery, diced ¼ cup diced red pepper ½ cup dried cranberries ½ cup walnuts or pecans, roughly chopped [...]

Spicy Grilled Cauliflower Steaks

Make cauliflower steaks on the grill and also in the oven. Both work great and it’s an easy way to get your veggie quota! Ingredients: ½ cup olive oil, plus more for grill 1 large head [...]

Elote

On the Cob: 4 servings. Off the Cob, aka Dip: About 3 cups On or off the cob, the flavors of Mexican street corn are delicious and fun. Grilling the ears of corn adds smokiness, and if you don’t [...]

Wonderfully Simple Veggie Soup

Makes 4-6 servings Go from simple to spectacular in just about thirty minutes. Fine slicing helps the cooking go lickety-split. Got a little more time and a few more veggies? This is one recipe [...]

Chilaquiles

Makes 4-6 servings For the chips ¼ cup vegetable oil, for frying 12 corn tortillas, cut into 8 wedges each Kosher salt OR: About 12 oz. corn tortilla chips, like Late July Quinoa and Chia For the [...]

Cheesy Mac Sauce

This sauce is great for mac and cheese, and is also the “special sauce” that can make just about anything into a casserole. You can switch up the flavor with dried herbs and garlic granules for a [...]