Arugula, Orange and Fennel Salad

Arugula, Orange and Fennel Salad

This refreshing arugula, orange and fennel salad is the perfect dish to serve after the main course of a fall or winter dinner. The spiciness of the arugula, bright anise flavor of the fennel and refreshingly tart and sweet citrus contrast nicely with salty oil-cured black olives.

The salad would also be a good companion to a hearty soup and some whole grain artisanal bread.… Read more

Garlic Toasts

Garlic Toasts

These garlic toasts are great with any dish involving broth, for example, these Mussels with Sweet Italian Sausage and White Wine. You can also use them as crostini with your favorite toppings, such as olive tapenade and feta cheese, hummus, tzatziki or a fresh tomato bruschetta topping. Use them as croutons on a caesar salad to add serious drama to the salad bowl. Imagine those giant croutons on your salad!… Read more