Blog Archives for tag Mediterranean

‘Provençal Green Olive & Cheese Bread’

This moist and flavorful quick bread is from a lovely vegetarian cookbook I just read through.  Mediterranean Harvest is a… Continue reading »

Kalamata Olive & Pine Nut-Crusted Rainbow Trout

Everything about this dish is inspired by classic flavors from the Mediterranean.  Flaky trout fillets are coated in a topping… Continue reading »

‘Poached Leeks Vinaigrette with Pangrattato’

I love to cook with leeks this time of year. In fact, I must be doing  so a lot, because… Continue reading »

Grilled Salmon with Red Wine Sauce

This is no ordinary red wine sauce.  It is more of a red wine-infused, Mediterranean-inspired paste if you will.  It… Continue reading »

Mediterranean Kasseri Pitas

Kasseri cheese is a Greek cheese (very similar to halloumi) that is a mixture of sheep and goat’s milk.  It… Continue reading »

‘Orange & Olive Oil Cake’

Olive oil cakes are a popular dessert in the Mediterranean region where their climate is perfect for olive trees and… Continue reading »

Mediterranean Spaghetti Squash

 This flavorful dish is filled with the bright flavors of the Mediterranean. A simple sauce of olive oil, garlic, tomatoes, sun-dried tomatoes,… Continue reading »

Chicken Roulades with Goat Cheese, Capers & Sun-Dried Tomatoes

 Thinly sliced chicken cutlets filled with a lovely mixture of Mediterranean flavors:  herbed goat cheese, sautéed greens, capers and tart… Continue reading »

Mediterranean Braised Cucumbers

 Sliced cucumbers are a lovely addition to a crudité platter, a refreshing summer cocktail, and even your favorite salad.  Crisp… Continue reading »

‘Ground Lamb & Hummus Pita Pizzas’

 A fragrant mixture of ground cumin, warm cinnamon, and dried oregano perfectly flavor ground lamb in this unique weeknight entrée. … Continue reading »