Cilantro, Lime & Wine Pesto Mac n Cheese

Cilantro Lime Wine Pesto Mac n Cheese

This Cilantro, Lime & Wine Pesto Mac n Cheese has beautiful sophisticated flavor combinations, while also being a down-right comfort food! Have you ever felt like there was something you found out about where you felt you had uncovered a major secret? Well, that happened for me not only by discovering this unique flavor combination,… 

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Rainbow Carrots

Sweet Sundays: Carrots

First things first…how gorgeous are the carrots in the picture above? Those are Carrots grown from Organic Heirloom Carrot Seeds…I definitely need to get those for my garden this year! Since today is Easter, I thought I’d wish you all a HAPPY EASTER, and share some fun Carrot love for this weeks Sweet Sunday. I… 

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Vegetarian Caesar Salad & Gardein Givaway

For this weeks Five Ingredient Friday I’m sharing my go-to-salad, a vegetarian caesar salad, made with Gardein Seven Grain Crispy Tenders and I’m doing a giveaway for you to try the Gardein products (see below)! Now, you need to know that I’m not a vegetarian (nor is my husband) but we absolutely love the Crispy Tenders … 

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Vegan Red Lentil Chili

This Vegan Red Lentil Chili is quite simply amazing. The flavors are perfectly melded and comforting with just the right amount of spice. As with some of my favorite dishes, you can totally modify this recipe for what you have on hand…have an extra carrot? Add it, have an extra vegetable that you’ve been wanting… 

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Yogurt Coconut Red Curry with Chicken and Vegetables

Yogurt Coconut Red Curry with Chicken and Vegetables

This yogurt coconut red curry is a dish full of big bright beautiful curry flavors. The chicken is marinated in yogurt and red curry paste, and then cooked with the vegetables and more curry in lite coconut milk, served over brown rice…all around yum! As I sit here writing this post, loving all the bright… 

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Sweet Sunday - Caramel

Sweet Sunday: Caramel

All things have been coming up caramel here on the Sweetphi blog lately (see 3 Ingredient Caramel Sauce, Bourbon Salted Caramel Chocolate Chip Cookies, Caramel Spiced Pecans and Carrot Cake with Caramel Spiced Pecans …and that’s all in the past 2 weeks) so I thought it only fitting that the theme of this weeks Sweet Sunday… 

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Carrot Cake with Caramel Spiced Pecans

Easter is almost upon us, and that means it’s time to make Carrot Cake! I think the Easter Bunny herself/himself  would enjoy this amazingly delicious Carrot Cake with Caramel Spiced Pecans…Santa gets cookies, so I’m thinking the Easter Bunny gets Carrot Cake, just sayin’. The spices in the cake and from the pecans are perfectly complimented by… 

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Caramel Spiced Pecans

Oh. My. Gahhhhh! You guys!!! These caramel spiced pecans are so good, they have a crunchy caramel coating and hints of spice that give them the perfect sweet-spicy combo and a toasted pecan flavor from toasting them both before and after coating them! I made these caramel spiced pecans for this weeks Five Ingredient Friday… 

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Garlic-Bechamel-Prosciutto-Pizza

Garlic Bechamel Prosciutto Pizza #PizzaWeek

Made with a creamy Garlic Bechamel Sauce, this pizza has it all- melted fresh mozzarella cheese,  crunchy prosciutto bits and then topped with crisp, peppery arugula…makes for one delicious pizza! Since my father-in-law had made Neapolitan Pizza with his KettlePizza grill attachment last weekend, everyone was definitely clamoring for a repeat this past weekend, and he… 

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