Tag Archives: Basil

Warm-You-Up Thai Panang Curry

I do not consider myself a picky eater…unless we are talking about curry. Call me Goldilocks because my curry has to taste “juussstttt right.” Tangy, but not spicy. Silky smooth, but not creamy. Flavorful, but not overbearing. I encountered the perfect … Continue reading

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Pesto alla Genovese (Basil Pesto)

I couldn’t blog about Sicilian pesto without giving equal attention to its northern Italian counterpart, Pesto alla Genovese (aka basil pesto). Every summer, my mom grows basil in her backyard, which I help to “harvest” (if I’m visiting) into a massive batch of … Continue reading

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Lemon Basil Hummus

To honor my Mom on Mother’s Day, I decided to spend some time in the kitchen and create a dish I knew she would enjoy…and one we would share on the back patio while drinking a glass of wine if … Continue reading

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The Best Gluten-Free Pizza in Creation

Okay, so the title is a bit hyperbolic, but that was my response after biting into the first slice while sitting on my balcony, bathing in the afternoon sunlight, and nursing a cold one: “This is the best pizza in … Continue reading

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