Roasted Tomato Soup

Inspired by Foodnetwork.com Make 4 -6 servings Ingredients 2 ½ lbs fresh tomatoes 6 cloves garlic, peeled 2 onions, sliced ½ c olive oil Salt and pepper to taste 1 qt. chicken stock 2 bay leaves 4 T butter ½ c fresh basil leaves, chopped  ¾ c heavy cream...

Potato Rosemary Soup

Inspired by Twopeasandtheirpod.com Make 4 -6 servings Ingredients 1 T olive oil 1 onion, diced 1 clove garlic, minced 5 large potatoes, washed and cubed 2 15 oz. cans vegetable broth ½ c water 3 T butter 3 T all-purpose flour 1 ½ c milk ½ c shredded cheddar cheese ½ T...

Garlic Roasted Radishes

Inspired by TheRealFoodRDs.com Makes 4 servings Ingredients 1 lb radishes, halved with ends trimmed 1T melted butter Salt and pepper to taste 3 cloves garlic, minced 1 tsp fresh parsley, finely chopped Instructions Preheat oven to 425°F. In a bowl, combine the...

Sautéed Swiss Chard

Inspired by epicurious.com Makes 8 (side dish) servings This is a great recipe – we learn how to use both the chard stems and ribs, which might otherwise be throw out. Ingredients 2 large bunches of Swiss chard 2 T olive oil 2 T butter 2 onions, thinly sliced 2...

Rice Stuffed Tomatoes

Inspired by Smitten Kitchen Ingredients: 2 to 3 tablespoons olive oil Coarse or Kosher salt 6 medium-to-large tomatoes Red pepper flakes, to taste 1 small onion, finely chopped 1 garlic clove, minced ½ cup Arborio or other short-grained, starchy rice Few tablespoons...