recipes for: Lunch
This easy-to-make zucchini frittata features fresh summer squash, eggs, basil, chives, and cheese. Start on the stove top, then finish in the oven until golden brown and puffed up. A light, but flavorful breakfast or brunch recipe! Vegetarian, GF
This chicken pesto panini is the best sandwich ever! Layer homemade chicken cutlets with pesto sauce, roasted red peppers, fresh arugula, and provolone cheese between slices of thick focaccia bread. Press until the cheese is melted and the sandwich is warm throughout. A great make-ahead lunch that is full of flavor!
These pulled pork sliders are the ultimate cookout food! Dry rub a boneless pork shoulder the day before, then refrigerate overnight. Smoke for 8-12 hours, then rest and pull the meat. You'll be left with a crispy exterior bark, with tender, juicy pulled pork that is flavored with apple cider vinegar, beer, and warm spices. Serve with our best ever coleslaw recipe and lots of Caroline gold bbq sauce! A 4 ½ lb boneless pork butt will easily yield 3 dozen sliders. GF, DF
We love this easy tuna pasta salad! It's inexpensive to make, tastes delicious, has no mayonnaise to be found (instead, we're using a homemade balsamic vinaigrette to dress the salad!), and features our favorite pantry staple: jarred tuna fish! It's sure to elevate any summer picnics or cookouts. Plus, it's easy to make ahead! DF
These nutritious stuffed sweet potatoes are loaded with tandoori spiced roasted chickpeas, Greek yogurt, chopped tomatoes, red onion, and fresh cilantro or mint. Drizzle with tamarind sauce, mint sauce, or your favorite chutney for an easy, flavorful, Indian-inspired vegetarian meal!
For an easy, healthy weeknight dinner, it doesn't get better than these Greek turkey meatballs. Ground turkey is mixed with our homemade Greek vinaigrette and breadcrumbs, then baked or broiled (your choice!) until golden brown. Serve with your favorite Greek salad toppings, such as Romaine lettuce, tomatoes, feta cheese, Kalamata olives, pepperoncini, and our epic homemade pita chips. It's a light, refreshing, simple meal that you will make on repeat.
This easy and elegant savory fig tart comes together quickly and makes a perfect light lunch or brunch side dish! Fresh figs are baked in a homemade tart shell with whipped goat cheese, gorgonzola, and rosemary. Serve with fresh baby arugula and a drizzle of balsamic vinegar. Vegetarian
Simple food is always best, and this grilled peach salad is the perfect example! Top fresh baby arugula with grilled peaches, crunchy pecans, and crumbled blue cheese or gorgonzola. Toss lightly with homemade honey mustard vinaigrette for a light lunch or side salad that is healthy and tastes amazing! GF, Vegetarian
Creamy, rich deviled egg potato salad is a summertime picnic staple! It features all the classic flavors of deviled eggs mixed with tender Yukon gold potatoes. Serve with crispy prosciutto for added crunch! GF