Tomato and Rosemary Focaccia

A rustic Italian-style flatbread recipe using garden fresh tomatoes and fragrant rosemary. The tomatoes give it a fresh pop of flavor that’s savory, salty and sweet all at the same delicious time. While it’s golden and crispy on the outside it’s soft, tender and fluffy on the inside. Focaccia bread has never let me down…. 

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White Focaccia Pizza with Zucchini

A pizza recipe with a delicious little twist on tradition. If you’re looking for something a little different for pizza night, like I was, then this is just the thing. Instead of pizza dough this uses focaccia, skips the red sauce and uses three different types of cheese. And the topping? Zucchini. (You may have… 

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Panzanella Salad: Tomato, Bread and Parmesan

This bright, fresh and rustic recipe for Italian Panzanella salad couldn’t be simpler to make or more delicious! It’s as easy as tossing rough cut tomatoes, crusty hunks of bread, sharp red onion, sweet basil and salty Parmesan together. With a little drizzle of olive oil and vinegar over top it’s good to go. Granted… 

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Chocolate Sour Cream Bread

Chocolate Bread

This chocolate sour cream bread comes courtesy of  my favorite bear in the whole wide world! Winnie-the-Pooh Bear!  Who would of thought that silly old bear could remove his hand head from the hunny pot long enough to bake?! No less write a cookbook!? I’m glad because this is one of the most delicious breads… 

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Crunchy Pizza Dough Croutons

I’m bringing you a simple recipe for croutons that are made by pan-frying little pieces of pizza dough and tossing them in Parmesan cheese. While the method is simple the outcome is not. I taste tested one three before adding them to my salad and was quite tempted to eat them all straight away –… 

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No-Knead Bread

This is the famous, NY Times no-knead bread recipe from Jim Lahey of Sullivan Street Bakery in NYC. And yes, I’m late to the party. The first time it was published was four years ago – in 2006. I don’t know what took me so long to embrace this method. I made it after dinner… 

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Home-made Pita Bread Stuffed with Poppy Seed Chicken Salad

This is a delicious chicken salad recipe made with poppy seeds, almonds, celery, onion, lemon, Dijon mustard, chives and parsley. The base of the dressing is a mixture of mayonnaise and sour cream or Greek yogurt. I was hit with a lightning bolt of inspiration and I made my own pita bread too! They were… 

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