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Israeli Couscous with Cherries and Apple

17 comments August 13, 2014

How’s everyone’s summer? Filled with beach time, grilling, and fresh fruit? I hope. So, you guys. I spent $5/lb. on cherries. My grandmother is probably rolling in her grave. (However, […]

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Vegetarian Breakfast Sandwich (and a $100 Visa gift card Sweepstakes!)

113 comments August 11, 2014

It’s hard to believe that there was once a time I couldn’t cook anything other than a baked potato or Top Ramen. Not wouldn’t…couldn’t. I still love a baked potato […]

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Israeli Couscous with Asparagus, Peas, and Sugar Snaps

12 comments July 29, 2014

I’m thinking I should rebrand Very Culinary as “Lover of Israeli Couscous” or “Party with Peas” or “Lemon Everything” – what do you think? Not catchy enough, huh? But damn. […]

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Caprese Corn Salad

6 comments July 3, 2014

You. Guys. If you don’t already have your 4th of July menu planned out, this needs to be added to the list! You can easily double (or quadruple) the recipe […]

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Toasted Brioche Egg Cups

13 comments June 26, 2014

Day 4 of my Tabasco recipe challenge! These egg cups were actually the first idea that came to mind when I saw the list of ingredients I had to work […]

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Spicy Roasted Eggplant and Cherry Tomatoes

9 comments June 25, 2014

This post is sponsored by Tabasco. A product we love and use regularly! There are three things you must know. 1. Eggplant is actually a fruit, not a vegetable. (Just found this out. […]

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(Panzanella) Bread and Tomato Salad

7 comments June 23, 2014

This post is sponsored by Tabasco. A product we love and use regularly! There’s nothing like participating in a recipe creation challenge which doesn’t allow the use of broth, wine, […]

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Melted Fontina with Grapes on Ciabatta

27 comments May 29, 2014

So. Um. It’s official. I’m totally in love with cooked grapes. I first had them here with fresh ricotta. Then gushed over them here with acorn squash. And now this sandwich. 

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Spaghetti with Broccoli Pesto

27 comments May 27, 2014

YOU GUYS. I’m in cookbook heaven again. This one is from Donna Hay. You’re all familiar with her, right? – Australian food stylist, author, and magazine editor. Nominated for a […]

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Simple Spanish Rice and a Zojirushi Rice Cooker Giveaway!

13 comments April 29, 2014

I absolutely love rice. Most grains, really. I grew up on them. My mom was always making stir-fry recipes, pilaf, or Spanish rice (although I think she made hers with […]

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Coconut Curry Veggie Stir Fry

16 comments February 13, 2014

Did I ever tell you about that 50 pound bag of rice I bought a few months ago? Um, I’m down to my last few cups! So everyone who thought […]

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Slow Cooker Greek Stuffed Onions

8 comments January 25, 2014

This recipe was developed by me for STAR Fine Foods. All opinions are 100% my own. Dear Onions, You burn my eyes and make me cry. But you just keep being […]

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Mexican Omelet Pie

27 comments December 12, 2013

Our friends got chickens about a year ago. Apparently the hens laid so many eggs, they got sick of them and ended up giving a bunch away to friends and […]