Sides

Side Dish Recipes

It’s hard to select just a few recipes when asked what some of my favorites are. 

I’ve been studying the culinary arts for many years, all over the world. It has been a great joy to learn from some of the best. In the process I have also learned to love many types of food, flavors, seasonings, and presentations. My list is ever growing so this page will change from time to time. I hope you enjoy these and let me know what you think.

I’ve chosen these based on some of the following criteria:

  • I enjoy making them
  • My family and friends ask me to make them again
  • They make a great visual presentation
  • They can be made without a lot of preparation

Crostini with Artichokes, Vine Leaves and Olives

Crostini with Artichokes, Vine Leaves and Olives

Crostini with Artichokes, Vine Leaves and Olives

If you are having guest over for an Italian feast, this is the perfect appetizer. It’s quick and easy to make, full of flavor, and your guests will think you spent hours slaving away.  
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