Summer Pasta with Tomatoes

The following recipe and photography were provided courtesy of local cookbook author and chef, Carla Snyder. Learn more about Carla and discover her recipes at Ravenouskitchen.com.  Fresh tomatoes, basil, garlic and pasta could be dinner at my house every night. Since you use them fresh, this dish should be reserved for that time of year...
Cilantro Orange Flat Iron Toast

The following recipe and photography is courtesy of Graham R. and his dog, Carl. For more of their delicious food ventures, visit them on Instagram @cookingwithcarrrl. Time to bust out those flat irons and give yourself an extreme makeover! Oops, wrong blog. Correction, we are talking flat iron STEAKS today! This lesser-known cut of beef is...
Summer Dinner Table

This recipe and photography were provided courtesy of local cookbook author and chef, Carla Snyder. Learn more about Carla and discover her recipes at Ravenouskitchen.com.  It’s finally summertime and as the song says, “the livin’ is easy." Or at least that’s what it’s supposed to be. We can’t wait to have friends and family over for...
Watermelon Panzanella Salad

This recipe and photography were provided by local blogger Abby Thome of The Thome Home. Watermelon Panzanella is the perfect summer bite full of fresh, cool watermelon, cucumbers, mint, feta cheese, red onion and crusty bread tossed in a bright lime vinaigrette. House-made croutons soak up the vinaigrette and watermelon juices making them delightful chewy,...
Blackberry Prosciutto Appetizer

The following recipe and photography were provided courtesy of our friends at Driscoll’s. Perfect for a weekend brunch or outdoor gathering, this blackberry prosciutto appetizer delivers a rich combination of textures and flavors that is simply mouthwatering. Salty, bold-flavored prosciutto pairs well with fruit or cheese in this bite-size starter. The best part is that you...