Tag Archives: bell peppers

Butter beans and roasted peppers

Have you ever tried to mix butter beans and roasted peppers? If not you are in for a treat! Peppers and bean is a classic combo (just think of chili), but I think the flavor combination is at its best when … Continue reading

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One of my favorite summer thing is fresh produce. And what better way of eating fresh produce than having them when they are super flavorful and enjoy their freshness raw? An that is exactly what gazpacho is. Fresh flavorful veggies … Continue reading

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Stuffed peppers

As part of the Foodbuzz Tastemakers program the other day I came back home to find a nice little surprise. Birds Eye sent me a sample of their new Steamfresh Chef’s Favorites. Being Italian, I decided to try one of their Risotti … Continue reading

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Marinated roasted peppers

One of my favorite thing to eat in summer are roasted vegetables. They are great for a number of reasons: they’re healthy, fresh, light and in summer they taste great. Also they can be made ahead, and can be cooked in … Continue reading

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Eggplant quiche

A friend came and visited while I was in Italy and she kept asking me for the recipe of an eggplant pie my mom made for her. Finally, I oblige and let her have the famous recipe. Hopefully she won’t … Continue reading

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