Sirloin Chili with Tomatoes

I was in a rush the other day, and needed something I could put on the stove for dinner early and then take care of some other tasks. I looked at all my gorgeous tomatoes lined up on the windowsill, and then thought of the 2 pound sirloin in my freezer (from my other...

Smoky Eggplant Salad

Adapted from Eating Well magazine. Grilled or broiled eggplant slices are dusted with smoked Spanish paprika, and served on a bed of greens dressed with a sherry vinaigrette and finished with Manchego cheese. You can use Parmesan cheese in place of the...

Tomato-Eggplant Caprese

This makes a nice side dish, or you can add tofu for a vegetarian entree – about 4 ounces of your favorite baked or smoked tofu, cut into cubes. Serves: 4 Ingredients 2 teaspoons extra-virgin olive oil 1 medium-large eggplant (about 1 1/4 pounds), cut into 1...

Summer-Stuffed Tomatoes

Juicy beefsteak tomatoes baked with ricotta, corn, fresh basil and zucchini. You can freeze this to enjoy when tomato season is over. Ingredients 8 large tomatoes 2 large eggs 1 cup low-fat ricotta cheese 1/4 cup finely chopped red onion 1/4 cup chopped fresh basil 2...