The 3 Best Summer Cheese Boards for Summer Entertaining

The following cheese boards and photography were provided courtesy of local cookbook author and chef, Carla Snyder. Learn more about Carla and discover her recipes at Ravenouskitchen.com.  No party is complete without the obligatory cheese board. It’s the easiest thing possible to set on an appetizer table and guests invariably eat it all up… mindlessly...
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...
Prosciutto-Wrapped Grissini

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.  Grissini are very dramatic, long, thin, Italian breadsticks. Wrapped in salty prosciutto, they make an easy appetizer or elegant accomplice to soups, salads and antipasti. Look for grissini in the cracker...
Greek Hummus Platter

The following recipe and photography were provided courtesy of Julia of A Cedar Spoon. Your guests will love this Greek Hummus Platter at your next outdoor summer gathering. Creamy hummus is topped with your favorite Mediterranean ingredients like olives, feta cheese, chopped tomatoes, cucumbers and fresh herbs and served with crispy pita chips and fresh vegetables. Add...
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...