Content tagged with “Everyday favorites”
Quick Tomato Sauce
With cans of tomatoes, good olive oil and garlic in the pantry, you can always make a simple, superb tomato sauce. You...
This curried mayonnaise is perfect in chicken or tuna salad, or try as a dip for sugar snap peas and cherry tomatoes.
A spicy hot salsa verde (tomatillo salsa) is a good foil for the sweetness of bananas.
Crushed Red Potatoes
The combination of reduced-fat sour cream and olive oil might seem unusual but it yields a delicious taste and texture...
The Master Mash
Mashing blanched garlic into potatoes is a tasty way to add lots of flavor without lots of fat.
This method of cooking yogurt, an egg and a little cornstarch produces a low-fat mayonnaise that is much closer to...
Finely chopped fresh herbs, lemon and anchovy flavor this simple sauce. Try serving alongside most any grilled or...
Grilling the tomatillos in this salsa adds a lovely smoky flavor and aroma.
Tzatziki Cucumber Dip
Yogurt cheese is the basis for this tangy cucumber dip. Serve with toasted pita triangles and fresh vegetables.
Apple & Oat Granola
Dried apples, cranberries and raisins are a tangy combination in this crunchy oat granola.
Apple Butter Topping
Somehow a waffle just seems naked without a pat of butter melting into the ridges. This topping stretches a small...
Cumin Roasted Potatoes
Toss potatoes with cumin and coriander for a different twist on roasted potatoes. The combination is terrific with an...
Bean & Beef Filling
Use this red chile-sauced beef and bean filling for tamales, tacos or enchiladas.
Salsa Baked Potatoes
Salsa, cheese and reduced-fat sour cream make a perfect topping for baked potatoes.