appetizers

Bruschetta Recipe

Bruschetta Recipe

This Bruschetta recipe causes a bit of an uproar in my house. I love its simplicity and fresh flavors, but it’s such a simple recipe that, once tomatoes are in season, my husband asks me to make it every. single. day. Not that I mind, since it’s one of my favorite appetizers, too. But we can…

Homemade Hummus Recipe

Homemade Hummus Recipe

This homemade hummus recipe is one I love to serve when we have friends over. Unlike dips based on mayonnaise, homemade hummus can sit out through the course of an evening without posing severe food safety risks. THE ORIGINS OF HUMMUS Made mostly from chickpeas (a/k/a garbanzo beans) and spices, hummus traces its roots to…

Homemade Pita Chips Recipe

Homemade Pita Chips Recipe

Golden, crunchy homemade pita chips recipe that’s ready in minutes. Enjoy with your favorite dip or on their own for a perfectly-seasoned snack. You can make this homemade pita chip recipe using store-bought pita, or do it all from scratch with the homemade pita bread recipe that I shared last week. My family loves pita…