Grilled Veggie Pocket with Fresh Herb Pesto

by Anne Papina on June 5, 2008

(ARA) – Summer is synonymous with outdoor picnics, barbeques and entertaining family and friends. This year, instead of grilling up the same barbeque staples, experiment with tapas-style recipes that are light and sensible and embrace the flavors of the season. Your guests will sure be satisfied by these, small, tasty and distinctive food choices. Tapas, […]


Chili Rellenos

by Anne Papina on July 23, 2007

(ARA) – As summer festivities and cookouts get underway, you may want to add a twist to your entertaining. Consider throwing a fun-filled Mexican fiesta themed get-together. Traditional Mexican gatherings are abuzz with music, laughter and vibrant colors — and of course, no fiesta is complete without great food. To lessen the stress of party […]


Grilled Vegetable Fajitas

by Anne Papina on October 6, 2004

Grilled Vegetable Fajitas   Save Print Prep time 20 mins Cook time 10 mins Total time 30 mins   Recipe type: Main Serves: 10 Ingredients 1 large eggplant, cut into ½ inch cubes 2 bell peppers, halved, deribbed, seeded, and cut into 1 inch squares 2 zucchinis cut into ½ inch cubes 1 red onion […]


Sautéed Green Beans and Carrot Medley

by Anne Papina on February 11, 2003 Sautéed Green Beans and Carrot Medley   Save Print Prep time 10 mins Cook time 15 mins Total time 25 mins   Author: The Art Institutes Recipe type: Side Serves: 2 Ingredients ½ ounce butter 2 ounces onion, finely chopped (1 small) 4 ounce green beans 3 ounce carrots (1 medium) ¼ ounce parsley, […]


Butternut Squash Gratin

by Anne Papina on November 5, 2001

Butternut Squash Gratin   Save Print Prep time 20 mins Cook time 2 hours Total time 2 hours 20 mins   Recipe type: Side Serves: 6 Ingredients 2½ pounds butternut squash 5 cloves garlic, chopped ½ cup parsley, chopped Salt and pepper 3 tablespoons flour Olive oil Ground nutmeg Instructions Preheat oven to 325F. Lightly […]