Zucchini Ribbon Salad

Have I told you how happy I am zucchini season is here?

If I have, I hope you’re not sick of hearing it! It’s early in the season and surely I will be professing my adoration again.

Did you know you can eat zucchini raw? Well, you can and it is delicious! In case you were wondering. The texture is kind of like cucumber and the flavor?… 

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Candied Bacon Sweet Potato Waffle Fries

Going into the fourth week of french fry creating and testing for Alexia Foods, one would think I might be entirely tired of eating french fries by now. That couldn’t be farther from the truth.

The one day I didn’t eat french fries an overwhelming craving hit me head on at 11:00 p.m.

I’ve developed quite a french fry habit, one that is going to be hard to break!… 

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Oven Fried Onion Rings with Chipotle Ketchup

I have a pet peeve begging to be shared.

I hate biting into an onion ring where the breading pulls away from the onion, leaving me with a limp, stringy…thing. What do you do with that? Do you eat it anyways?

Not in my world.

In my world a poorly constructed onion ring doesn’t exist! Rest assured. These are not that…. 

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Chickpea and Feta Pasta Salad

A pasta salad full of all that is right in this world! With feta cheese, chickpeas, capers, roasted red peppers, zucchini, fresh herbs and a light and lemony dressing…this one is for the haters. You know who you are. When you hear pasta salad you think of that gloppy, sour stuff you had growing up. This is not that!

I like to believe I can convert people into liking loving food they won’t normally touch with a ten foot pole…. 

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Oven Fried Zucchini Chips with Basil Dipping Sauce

To make these ‘chips’ sliced zucchini is dredged in milk and coated with a seasoned Parmesan and bread crumb mixture then oven-fried to a lovely shade of golden brown. Crunchy on the outside and creamy in the middle, they are an excellent stand-in for french fries or onion rings…. 

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Southwestern Pasta Salad

A Southwestern influence pasta salad packed with an explosion of bold flavors. Made with crispy corn, earthy black beans and grape tomatoes, a chili lime dressing brings all the flavors together…. 

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