Pine Nuts

Citrus and Saffron Whole Roasted Cauliflower

Over the last few months my Pinterest and social media feeds have been inundated with recipes for whole roasted cauliflower.  I’m glad I finally caved to the trend because the whole roasting process is definitely worth the hype! This recipe is wonderfully rich, creamy and fresh.  If you’re partial to cauliflower as it is, you need to […]

Homemade Eat-More Bars with Toasted Pine Nuts and Smoked Bacon

I recently bought a small slab of locally made smoked bacon; after slicing and cooking the entire slab, I was anxiously brainstorming ways to use all my crispy smoked bacon.  Realizing that I haven’t posted a desert since Christmas, I thought I would cook up something sweet and savory. These homemade eat-more bars turned out […]

Fennel Citrus Salad with Buttermilk Meyer Lemon Dressing

To date this is one of my favorite salads; I love the play on citrus and licorice.  The great thing about the dressing is you can easily substitute the buttermilk for non-fat creamer to make a lighter option without compromising on taste. Buttermilk Meyer Lemon Dressing (adapted from Epicurious) 1/4 teaspoon freshly grated meyer lemon zest 1/4 […]