Tagged: basil

Dragon's Tongue Beans

Dragon’s Tongue Beans With Garlic

Don’t be scared by these unique looking heirloom beans – they are really very delicious.  Dragon’s Tongue beans have vivid purple streaks that fade when the beans are cooked.  Here’s a simple preparation from the It Ain’t...

Sautéed Baby Squash with Basil and Feta

Sautéed Baby Squash with Basil and Feta

This recipe is courtesy of Cooking Light.  It calls for pattypan squash, but you can substitute any of your other summer squashes, depending on what you have on hand.

Italian Turkey Soup

Italian Turkey Soup

Here’s a tasty soup recipe found on www.epicurious.com that made with all your favorite summer veggies: zucchini, pepper, onion, carrot, and garlic.  Enjoy!  Serves 4.

Summer Squash Strata

Summer Squash Strata

This lasagna-like dish can be made with any of your summer squashes and makes a great addition to any 4th of July party.  From the cookbook “Simply Organic”.  Serves 12.

Morel-Stuffed Pattypan Squash

Morel-Stuffed Pattypan Squash

From the Simply Organic cookbook, this recipe serves 6. You can substitute mozzarella for cream cheese for a richer flavor, and use any mushrooms you have handy. Enjoy!

Spinach, Carrot, and Mushroom Lasagna

Spinach, Carrot, and Mushroom Lasagna

Here’s a delicious vegetarian lasagna that your family will love!  This recipe was found on the food blog chocolatemoosey.com.  To save time, making the sauce and assembling the lasagna can be done ahead of...

Heirloom Tomato Mojito

Heirloom Tomato Mojito

Sometimes you want a tomato and balsamic vinegar salad, and sometimes you want a mojito.  Don’t compromise!  With this recipe from starchefs.com, you can have your salad and drink it too.

Orzo Salad with Heirloom Tomatoes and Herbs

Orzo Salad with Heirloom Tomatoes and Herbs

Here’s another great recipe found on epicurious.com.  This is simple way use up your abundant summer tomato shares.  Heirloom tomatoes don’t keep fresh for as long as store bought tomatoes, but they taste so much...

Roasted Eggplant and Feta Dip

Roasted Eggplant and Feta Dip

From the Jul/Aug 2012 issue of Eating Well magazine, this recipe made the “best appetizer” recipe of the last 10 years. The recipe as described serves 12, ¼ cup servings, as an appetizer.  Serve with toasted pita crisps...

Three Cheese Tomato Tart

Three Cheese Tomato Tart

This recipe is basically a Southern spin on pizza (just add mayo.)  A flaky pie crust, a cheddar and mayonnaise blend, and juicy garden tomatoes.  Found on thekitchn.com food blog, this is one of...