French Onion Soup – A Classic Favorite to Warm a Winter Night. Full of rich flavors and cheesy goodness. As easy to make as it is delicious.
Please enjoy this selection of budget friendly ideas. The recipes come from my collection assembled over time. They come from traditional dishes learned from family or shared by friends. Still more come from my travels or are pulled from cherished cookbooks. I hope that you find something that inspires you.
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Cherry Tomato Puttanesca with Pancetta. Different from typical, first is using small tomatoes. Also uses pancetta instead of anchovies.
Chickpea with Lamb Stew — A Hearty, Healthy, & Economical Turkish Meal. An easy stew with tender lamb & deep flavors. Perfect for cool nights
Overnight French Toast: A diary free, delicious and easy, holiday or year ’round brunch. Evokes flavors of Mediterranean & North Africa
Chocolate Hazelnut and Orange Biscotti are an easy and delicious treat you can make for the holiday season or year round! Rich in flavor!
Thanksgiving Side Dishes with a Mediterranean twist offers the opportunity to spice up your traditional sides with exciting new flavors
White Bean Farro and Mushroom Soup. A hearty one pot meal for cold evenings. Bring a little bit of Umbria and Tuscany to your winter table.
Keftedakia – The Greek Meatball. Crunchy on the outside and soft on inside. They are great to eat and easy to make.