Simple but Satisfying

The first week of August is a week dedicated to the simple things of life.  So today I’ve got some simple but satisfying recipes to share with you.

Snacks & Appetizers

Black bean hummus

Pine nut cheese crisps

Popcorn with Parmesan and pecorino

Chili tortilla chips

Mexican rotisserie chicken salad

Peanut butter granola bars

Pita nachos

Mini spinach and cheese pizzas

Main Meals

Roasted potatoes and tomatoes

Tex-mex salad

Salami mozzarella calzone

Ham and spinach potatoes

Shrimp and snow pea salad

Three bean and beef chili

Salmon with lemon, capers and rosemary

Penne with spinach sauce

Vegetable frittata

Chipotle shrimp taco and avocado salsa Verde

Margarita chicken skewers

Dry rubbed BBQ chicken

Beer shrimp boil

Pork loin with pinot noir sauce


Japanese chicken and egg rice

Pinwheel chicken sandwiches with plum dipping sauce


Peanut butter whoopee pies

Cheesecake parfaits

Corn pudding

Limoncello raspberry torte


7 layer ice cream cake

Marshmallow cookie sandwiches

Tangy raspberry fool

Frozen chocolate mousse trifles

What are your favorite simple recipes?  Share them below.


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