Category Archives: Appetizers

Salsa Fresca - super easy salsa made with the freshest ingredients! | @tasteLUVnourish on TasteLoveAndNourish.com

June 23, 2015 | 6 Comments
Salsa Fresca

Summer entertaining is, by far, the most fun…take a peek at some great ideas below and a fun contest! Whether it’s just having a couple of friends over to sit on the deck with some drinks and snacks or a full-blown shindig by the pool, warm weather parties can be the easiest to pull together…. continue reading »

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This Strawberry Papaya Salad is loaded with amazing flavors! I love the sweetness from the fruit balanced with the tanginess of the dressing and blue cheese. The added sumac to the lemony vinaigrette enhances the flavors so much. From @tasteLUVnourish on TasteLoveAndNourish.com

April 17, 2015 | 7 Comments
Strawberry Papaya Salad

If there’s one thing that can distract me from any stress in my life, it’s being in the kitchen. Two people that I love dearly have not been feeling very well lately. Not having the power to wave a magic wand to make them all better is frustrating. So, I tend to head toward the… continue reading »

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Crispy Salmon Cakes - you'll love this recipe adapted from Cook's Illustrated! Makes a fantastic dinner or impressive appetizer served with a Creamy Lemon-Herb Dipping Sauce. | @tasteLUVnourish on TasteLoveAndNourish.com

March 15, 2015 | 44 Comments
Crispy Salmon Cakes

I’ve always been drawn to food. From my early days of blissfully devouring jars of Gerber Peaches to watching my Mom, happily cooking in the kitchen, then fast-forward to now…living life as a foodie…I’ve always been enamored. The process of cooking, the science of food, the tastes and the memories they create…I love it all…. continue reading »

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Thai Cashew Chicken and Mango Salad - this salad is full of so many great flavors and textures. | @tasteLUVnourish on TasteLoveAndNourish.com

February 23, 2015 | 6 Comments
Thai Cashew Chicken and Mango Salad

Salads that pass as a complete meal make me more happy than I can tell you. Especially when things get busy and getting take-out becomes tempting. I love that I can make the dressing, chop a few things or even grill some chicken ahead of time, then just put it all together in the evening…. continue reading »

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Baked Artichoke and Spinach Dip | @tasteLUVnourish | #bakedartichokedip #light

November 11, 2014 | 4 Comments
Baked Artichoke and Spinach Dip

Last month, I asked my readers to tell me what guilty pleasure they’d love to see lightened up. Each month, I plan to pick one of you and give your recipe or idea a few tweaks to create something you’ll feel good about eating! This one, submitted by Nadine, caught my eye! Who doesn’t love… continue reading »

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Fig and Blue Cheese Phyllo Bites | @tasteLUVnourish | #appetizer #fig #bluecheese #phyllo #honey

September 3, 2014 | 8 Comments
Fig and Blue Cheese Phyllo Bites

It always seems like there’s this flash, about three winks, when fresh figs make their way into my market, making me squee a little! I adore them. Honestly, I’d have eaten every single one of them right out of the container without any fuss. But this is me we are talking about…I like to experiment…a… continue reading »

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