Roasting Peppers is as easy as 1, 2, 3…

Are you still buying roasted red peppers in a jar? Possibly you've noticed that the flavor of jarred peppers is somewhat different than freshly roasted peppers. That's because they're packed in a brine designed to extend their shelf-life. That brine usually consists of a blend of ingredients, such as salt, sugar and citric acid, which … Continue reading Roasting Peppers is as easy as 1, 2, 3…

Beans, beans, good for your heart…

Have you bean there, done that with all of your green bean recipes? Here are two very different, yet very delicious green bean salads -- one with tomato, mozzarella and basil; the other with spiced pecans, blue cheese and mustard vinaigrette. Which will become your new go-to? Green beans are definitely good food, no matter … Continue reading Beans, beans, good for your heart…