Greek Souvlaki Dinner — jovina cooks

Serve with tzatziki (recipe below) and pita bread. A Greek salad rounds out the meal. Pork Souvlaki I used pork for this dinner. Prepare the meat 1 day ahead. Servings 6 Ingredients 1-1/2 lbs boneless pork loin or boneless chicken or lamb loin, cut into 1″ cubes 1/4 cup extra virgin olive oil 3 tablespoons … Continue reading Greek Souvlaki Dinner — jovina cooks

Vegetables Are The Star — jovina cooks

Smoky Eggplant Dip with Pita Chips Ingredients One Italian eggplant (about 1 pound) 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil, plus more for drizzling 1 garlic clove 1 tablespoon tahini paste 1 tablespoon freshly squeezed lemon juice 1/2 teaspoon sea salt 1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper 1/2 teaspoon smoked paprika Za’atar dry spice, for garnish Pita Chips 8 […] … Continue reading Vegetables Are The Star — jovina cooks

Cooking The Mediterranean Countries-Egypt

The Mediterranean countries include France, Spain, Italy, Greece and Portugal along the north; Turkey, Syria, Lebanon and Israel on the east; the African countries of Egypt, Libya, Tunisia, Algeria, Morocco on the south and the Mediterranean Island Countries of Cyprus and Malta. The Mediterranean countries utilize many of the same healthy ingredients but each […] via … Continue reading Cooking The Mediterranean Countries-Egypt

Cooking The Mediterranean Countries-Syria

The Mediterranean countries include France, Spain, Italy, Greece and Portugal along the north; Turkey, Syria, Lebanon and Israel on the east; and the African countries of Egypt, Libya, Algeria, Morocco and Tunisia on the south. The Mediterranean countries utilize many of the same ingredients but each country has a unique way of creating recipes with […] … Continue reading Cooking The Mediterranean Countries-Syria

What Is In Season In May

Planning what to cook based on what is in season can bring out the creative cook in you. Bell Peppers, Spinach, Potatoes, Sweet Corn, Cabbage, Tangerines, Radishes, Mangoes, Mushrooms, Green Beans, Cucumbers, Squash, Blueberries and Carrots are all in season this month. With so many choices, it is difficult to decide what to buy. […] via … Continue reading What Is In Season In May