Tag Archives: pine nuts

Porcini Mushroom Dressing

Porcini Mushroom Dressing

Cold, crisp lettuce isn’t the only food that beckons for a drizzle of dressing. Tender steamed veggies, a bowl of fluffy quinoa, plain pasta, or a chunk of crusty bread—all instantly transform from blah to bravo with a tiny bit of a tempting to ...
Mediterranean Wild Rice Pilaf

Mediterranean Wild Rice Pilaf

Filling your plate with fruits and veggies, whole grains, legumes and nuts – and replacing unhealthy choices like butter with olive oil, or salt with herbs and spices – is what the Mediterranean Diet is all about. But when it’s time for dinner, how d ...
Spinach & Pine Nut Stuffed Chicken Breasts

Spinach & Pine Nut Stuffed Chicken Breasts

They say it’s what’s inside that counts—and this entrée is no exception. Bursting with spinach and protein-packed pine nuts, these baked chicken breasts are stuffed with nutrition and gourmet flavor, with the added bonus of being diet friendly. A sin ...
Spicy Spaghetti “Squashta”

Spicy Spaghetti “Squashta”

It’s not pasta, it’s “squashta”! Try this easy method for creating veggie noodles from baked spaghetti squash (all you need is a fork!). Top with a mixture of sauteed spinach, sundried tomatoes, fresh herbs and pine nuts̶ ...
Fresh Figs with Bleu Cheese and Agave

Fresh Figs with Bleu Cheese and Agave

Fresh figs are one of the world’s oldest known fruits, yet they’re often overlooked in today’s daily diets. This recipe offers an easy way to enjoy them””and the fiber, calcium and antioxidants they offer””as an unexpect ...
Goat Cheese and Garlic Penne

Goat Cheese and Garlic Penne

Go for goat cheese if you want a lighter, healthier alternative to feta or ricotta in a pasta dish. In this meatless, gluten-free Goat Cheese and Garlic Penne, its sweet-tangy creaminess complements the rich flavor of fresh garlic and basil, while a ...