Caprese Skewers with Balsamic Drizzle - Iowa Girl Eats
Caprese Skewers with Balsamic Drizzle are a quick and healthy, fresh and fabulous appetizer recipe! Easy to assemble, and perfectly poppable.
The 21 Best Basil Recipes Out There
Whether you find it in your herb garden or in the grocery store, basil packs a huge flavor punch in a tiny, leafy package. Commonly found in pesto, this magical plant reigns supreme in the herb world. It is as beautiful on the plate as it is hearty in the garden and it brings serious flavor and flair to any dish. These recipes range from sweet desserts to savory main dishes and they all highlight the incredible flavor of this fresh herb.
This might be the simplest recipe I have ever posted. And probably one of my favorite recipes to post, too. It's no secret I love anything caprese-nothing beats fresh mozzarella and good basil. Recently the local farmer who I buy my basil from had a serious issue with his basil plants-all of…
Outdoor Summer Hors d'oeuvres
You may have noticed that most of the pictures on our blog are dessert related. We sure do make a lot of sweets around here! But we also create mouth-watering savory dishes for catered events as well. All too often in the hustle and bustle of getting the food out to the buffet table, we forget to bring our cameras! Here are some shots from a recent outdoor hors d'oeuvre event. Pesto Chicken Salad & Arugula on Toasted Crostini Rounds Caprese Skewers: Ripe Tomatoes, Garden Fresh Basil…
Easy Recipes for Entertaining
My boys turn two next month, so I am in major party planning mode. I said I wasn't going to do a big party this year, but I love party planning so of course things have snowballed out of control! It reminded me that I never posted the pictures/recipes from the bridal shower my sister and I hosted for our youngest sister. It was this past July, on one of the hottest days of the summer (over 100 degrees), but fortunately the party was indoors. We kept the food very light and simple, because of…