Easy 5 Minute Appetizer – Caprese Bites

It’s like summer in a bite – and you can enjoy it all year long! This recipe is the essence of simplicity – and makes a fantastic finger food at any event. Only four ingredients to make these: mozzarella balls, cherry/grape tomatoes, fresh basil (cut in ribbons), olive oil Simply throw the mozzarella and tomatoes … Read more

Roasted Tomato Soup with Fresh Basil

Towards the end of the summer I found myself with an overwhelming abundance of plum tomatoes and fresh basil (no complaining here!).  I thought about making some tomato sauce but when a friend suggested making soup, I was intrigued.  Then I came across a recipe for Roasted Tomato Soup in my latest Taste of Home … Read more