Dishing Out Recipes

APPETIZERS

December 1, 2015

Tuna Tartare Stacks

This recipe is so easy and delicious, plus you can serve it in so many ways! Stack it with avocado and manga salsa or serve it […]
January 29, 2016

Fig and Olive in a Balsamic Reduction with Labneh Cheese

This dish is true to our gourmet status, but is so, so simple to make! Share this at your next family reunion or neighborhood gathering- the […]
August 26, 2016

Ceviche

  Looking for a light and refreshing summer dish?  Try our ceviche!  It’s not only easy to prepare, but it won’t weigh you down in the […]

SOUPS AND SALADS

March 18, 2020

Wild Mushroom Soup

Mushrooms contain a great deal of vitamins and minerals -- such as folate, potassium and magnesium -- making them a superfood ingredient to any recipe.  This […]
March 8, 2020

California Salad

This is just like a Cobb Salad - beautiful presentation and tastes delicious!  Feel free to use any ingredients you like. What You'll Need: For Salad: […]
August 1, 2019

Mixed Greens with Fresh Berries, Roasted Purple Onion and Fennel

Here in Southern California, we love using whatever is seasonal and fresh.  Right now, berries are at their peak - making this the perfect summer salad!  […]

MAIN ENTREES

March 14, 2020

Pan-Seared Chicken Breast with Dijon Sauce

  This is such a simple and elegant meal.  Perfect for spring! What You'll Need: 6 chicken breast fillets or chicken thighs Coarse sea salt and […]
December 16, 2019

Beef Tenderloin with a Mustard Seed Herb Rub

This delicious dish pretty much works with any meat and has so much flavor!  Try with Prime Rib to make it a delicious holiday meal staple. […]
November 22, 2019

Cajun Spiced Turkey

Add some spice to your Thanksgiving turkey with this fabulous Cajun seasoning! What You'll Need: Rub and dry brine 2 1/2 Tablespoons paprika 3 Tablespoons cumin […]

VEGGIES

January 13, 2019

Eggplant and Chickpea Saute

This is a simple and delicious vegetable dish that the whole family will enjoy! What You’ll Need: 2 Tablespoons olive oil 1 medium onion, diced 1 […]
November 10, 2018

Herbed Sauteed String Beans

What You’ll Need: 1 pound fresh string beans 2 Tablespoons olive oil 2 Tablespoons fresh chopped cilantro 2 Tablespoons fresh chopped flat-leaf parsley 1 Tablespoon minced […]
May 6, 2018

Fresh Asparagus, Snap Peas and Sundried Tomatoes

This is a healthy and delicious dish.  Try making when asparagus is in-season (in spring) and recently harvested to make it extra flavorful! What You’ll Need: […]

GRAINS, PASTA, POTATOES & LEGUMES

November 17, 2018

Hasselback Butternut Squash

This is one of our favorite dishes for Thanksgiving, courtesy of bonappetit.com.  Guaranteed to wow your guests this holiday! What You’ll Need: 1 large butternut squash […]
October 3, 2018

Paleo Pumpkin Bread

This is a delicious fall dish that caters to everyone’s palates – enjoy! What You’ll Need: 4 eggs 1 15-oz. can pumpkin puree 5 Tablespoons coconut […]
June 11, 2018

Pickled Potato Salad

This dish is perfect for summer barbeques and get-togethers!  Enjoy. What You’ll Need: 2 pounds small Yukon Gold potatoes 2 Tablespoons olive oil 1 cup pickled […]

DESSERTS

August 7, 2020

Frozen Chocolate-Covered Banana Bites

This is a great after-school snack.  It's so easy to make and is a guaranteed crowd-pleaser! What You'll Need: 4 bananas, Cut into 2 inch pieces […]
July 1, 2020

Homemade Cherry Pie

   This is a delicious summer dessert!  Tip: You can make the pie crust of your choice or use a store bought one. What You'll Need: […]
June 16, 2020

Fresh Fruit Crostata

This is a delicious summer dessert that I make again and again!  Try to use fresh stone fruit that is overripe, such as plums, nectarines, peaches […]