How to make the easiest and most impressive appetizer ever! Raw citrus-marinated scallops with nasturtiums, blueberry, and avocado | Tasting Everything http://tastingeverything.com

Perfectly Simple Scallop Recipe: The Easiest Appetizer

  It’s so easy to get caught up in the idea that any meal worth eating has to be terribly complicated and require lots of cooking and impossible technique. Not true!  Even a scallop recipe as beautiful as this one can be an incredibly simple no-cook appetizer.  This idea that complicated cooking is the only way to have great […]

How to make absolutely incredible, seriously simple, and unbelievable healthy vegetarian nori sushi rolls | Tasting Everything http://tastingeverything.com

Raw Rainbow Nori Sushi Garden Rolls (GF and Vegetarian!)

  Sometimes a meal just leaves you feeling better, happier, and more energized after you eat it. Nothing beats that feeling! That was exactly the case with these super healthy vegetarian nori sushi rolls. I can’t even imagine the nutrients in these raw rainbow rolls! Superfoods like seaweed and chia, plus a rainbow of brightly […]

Fresh, light, and healthy citrus carpaccio with avocado and pomegranate seeds | Tasting Everything

Beautifully Healthy Citrus Carpaccio with Avocado and Pomegranate Seeds

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Winter in Napa is that most blissful and perfect time of year when pomegranate seeds are everywhere, there’s an avocado around every corner, and you (or five people you know) have so much citrus they simply don’t know what to do with it.   Tree after tree in backyards and […]

A simple recipe for beautifully healthy salmon tartare salad | Tasting Everything

Healthy and Beautiful “Salmon Tartare” Kale Salad

Long, long ago (in a galaxy far, far…), I spent a great deal of time making salads and appetizers at a phenomenal Michelin-starred restaurant in San Francisco where I first learned how truly mind-altering a good tartare can be.  Salmon tartare, tuna, and beef were all on the menu occasionally as specials, in different forms with […]

Melt-In-Your-Mouth Chicken Liver Pate. A super easy recipe for the one recipe everybody asks for! (Gluten-free and red wine free too!) | Tasting Everything

Melt-In-Your-Mouth Pate with Pickled Blueberries and Mustard Seed “Caviar”

  Part of the fun of holiday events is getting to share foods and traditions with the people that you love. Sometimes that involves creativity, but often it means making exactly the same dish every holiday that people demand, look forward to, and love to eat. Every so often, you find that one dish that surprises […]

A simple and delicious recipe for a great holiday appetizer! Roast sweet potatoes with bacon, crispy leeks, and spicy mayo | Tasting Everything

Simple and Impressive Holiday Appetizers: Roast Sweet Potatoes with Bacon!

One thing that people seem to constantly be searching for this time of year is a solid idea for a delicious holiday appetizer that’s guaranteed to impress your guests. There are at least a million ways to have fun and be impressive, but I’ve found that you just can’t go wrong with a little bacon. Plus […]