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Strawberry Mint Salad

Summer is here and it’s time to savor the flavors of the season! This Strawberry Mint Salad is a delicious dish to serve for lunch or on a buffet! I love the tart berries and goat cheese mixed with the sweet crunch of the candied pecans. The strawberry vinaigrette and mint add a fresh flavor… Read More Strawberry Mint Salad

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Smoky Heirloom Tomato Dressing

I am loving that summer is on the horizon, and there is nothing better than enjoying seasonal produce. I love a simple salad with Smoky Heirloom Tomato Dressing. This salad incorporated beautiful baby purple romaine lettuce, heirloom tomatoes, red onions, cucumbers, and purple and red radishes. It is crisp and delicious and lets the flavor… Read More Smoky Heirloom Tomato Dressing

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Avocado Toast

This avocado toast recipe is so pretty and delicious! The cilantro and garlic give it flavor and a kick. The bread you choose makes all the difference. I used a chewy, dense sourdough, which has a crisp crust and great flavor. The mozzarella adds richness and the tomatoes are sweet and delicious.  The fresh bite… Read More Avocado Toast

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Margarita Royale

It’s Cinco de Mayo and I created this fun cocktail to celebrate. Dante has the most amazing Instagram feed and this cocktail is inspired by their “Fluffy Margarita Royale.” I love the pinch of saffron and the fun a bit of prosecco adds. This is the perfect spring cocktail to enjoy on a pretty evening… Read More Margarita Royale

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Grapefruit and Avocado Salad

This spring has been lovely! Our farmer’s markets are officially open and it’s time to enjoy the abundance of beautiful spring produce.  This Grapefruit and Avocado Salad does just that. I found the prettiest watermelon radishes and beautiful greens which were fabulous when combined with the most buttery avocados and juicy pink grapefruits. I garnished… Read More Grapefruit and Avocado Salad

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Green Juice Cocktail

I had the best green juice cocktail at a fun restaurant here in Nulu. I decided to create my own recipe for a fun spring refresher. I like to make my own green juice. I use spinach, celery, cucumber, oranges, pineapple, and apples. I added some vodka, local honey, and fresh lime juice. The result… Read More Green Juice Cocktail

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Vegetarian Creole Gumbo

This Vegetarian Creole Gumbo is super flavorful and delicious! This will definitely warm you up and has a kick too! You’ll definitely want to keep this on file for Mardi Gras! It’s full of vegetables and is rich and decadent! Serves 6 Ingredients: 1 tablespoon of flour 1 stick of butter 1 white onion, diced… Read More Vegetarian Creole Gumbo