Tag - valentines day

Roasted Pear Salad

Yay! If you are looking for a simple recipe with a flavor kick, this is it! Pear it (no pun intended) with your favorite white wine! Celebrate your loved one with some flavor! Ingredients for your “Roasted Pear Salad”: 2 ripe but firm Anjou pears Juice of one lemon 3 ounces coarsely crumbled sharp blue cheese such as Stilton 1/4 cup dried Goji Berries (or dried Cranberries) 1/4 cup walnut halves, toasted and chopped 1/2 cup Coronado Taste of Oils Comice Pear Balsamic (divided uses) 1/4 cup [...]


Lavender Balsamic Honey Glazed Chicken

March is the month of luck…not just with the Irish! This recipe is full of surprises, and is sure to bring luck to anyone who makes it! Ingredients for your :”Lavender Balsamic Honey Glazed Chicken”: 4-6 Chicken Breasts (boneless, skinless) Herbs De Provence Olive Oil 1 tsp. salt 1 tablespoon dried thyme 1/2 teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes 1 tablespoon dried rosemary 1/2 cup honey 1/4 cup lavender balsamic vinegar Directions: Preheat oven to 400 degrees. Season chicken quarters with salt & drizzle with Herbs de Provence Olive Oil, and arrange [...]


Dark Chocolate Balsamic Valentine Truffles

Cyber Monday calls for a heart delicious (healthy) dish…and we have the perfect one! These greens will keep your heart racing for more shopping! Ingredients for your :”Warm Winter Wilted Greens”: 8 ounces semi-sweet chocolate, chopped (I used Scharffen Berger) ¼ cup cream 4 teaspoons Dark Chocolate balsamic vinegar ½ cup hot cocoa mix (I used Godiva) Directions: Gently melt chocolate and cream in the microwave, stopping and stirring at 30-second intervals till smooth. Stir in balsamic vinegar. Cool in the refrigerator for an hour, then [...]