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Tomato Basil Bruschetta

Tomato Basil Bruschetta

Tomato Bruschetta is one of my favorite things to make (and eat), and I realized that despite the fact that I make this multiple times every summer, I’d never actually done a post on it. You’ll want to save this for when tomatoes are in season, and you can use whatever kinds you like best. [...]

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Grilled Avocado & Heirloom Tomato Salad with Green Goddess Dressing

Grilled Avocado & Heirloom Tomato Salad with Green Goddess Dressing

Even though it’s technically fall, we’re still dealing with some very hot weather here in Los Angeles, and it doesn’t look like it’s going to let up anytime soon.  Since heirloom tomatoes still abound at the farmers’ market, and given that it feels like summer here, I thought I’d share this Grilled Avocado and Heirloom [...]

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Tomato-Zucchini Fritters with Cashew-Cucumber Dip

Tomato-Zucchini Fritters with Cashew-Cucumber Dip

This was the final savory dish for our Hollywood Bowl picnic.  Both recipes are from Veganomicon, and the technical (but too long for a blog post title) names of both are Greek-Style Tomato-Zucchini Fritters with Fresh Herbs and Mediterranean-Style Cashew-Cucumber Dip.  That’s a mouthful!  No pun intended… These fritters were a huge hit.  I chose [...]

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Penne with Tomato Creme Sauce

Penne with Tomato Creme Sauce

This recipe is one of the first I ever made, back in my apartment in Chicago, maybe 10 years ago?!  I was obsessed with the Food Network and finally wanting to try my hand at cooking.  I’d always loved to bake, but for some reason cooking really intimidated me.  My mom bought me the book [...]

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