Category Archives: Appetizers

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

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

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 »

Gazpacho | @tasteLUVnourish | #gazpacho #tomatoes #avocado #cucmber #healthy #vegan #vegetarian #soup

Gazpacho

While driving the other day, my daughter and I pulled into a roadside farm stand. There was the sweetest and most adorable older woman proudly arranging her tomatoes. For every basket my eyes landed on, she’d say, “Go ahead and try one!” That sweet lady knows exactly what she’s doing. I walked away with more… continue reading »

Peach Prosciutto and Parmesan Salad | www.tasteloveandnourish.com | #peach #prosciutto #parmesan #salad #summer

Peach Prosciutto and Parmesan Salad

It’s been quiet around here lately, hasn’t it? Well, I’ve been taking some time to travel and spend it with family and friends that I don’t get to see very often. It has been a fantastic summer, and although it’s not over yet, I feel energized and inspired! While visiting my family last week, I… continue reading »

Blueberry Strawberry Salsa by Taste Love and Nourish

Berry Salsa

Last summer, we celebrated the Fourth of July at our home with friends and family. I wanted something different, something fresh. This happened. I just love the balance of sweet, tangy, savory and spicy all in one. Let’s talk about how colorful this is! Perfect for summer parties! I wasn’t sure how a salsa like… continue reading »

Grilled Ratatouille Tartine | @tasteLUVnourish | #ratatouille #tartine #grilled #vegetables #vegan

Grilled Ratatouille Tartine

As much as I have always adored ratatouille, a very traditional French dish of stewed vegetables, it’s always felt like a bit of a paradox. To me, it’s such warming comfort food that I crave in the depths of winter, yet, it uses some of the best summer vegetables like zucchini, yellow squash and eggplant…. continue reading »

Brie Phyllo Torte with Fresh Raspberries - Taste Love & Nourish

Brie Phyllo Torte with Fresh Raspberries

My favorite part of entertaining is planning appetizers. They really are the most fun to make and eat. I’m pretty sure most people feel the same way. It’s just so relaxing to have friends over and spend the night noshing on small bites and truly enjoying yourselves. Stress-free entertaining! The first thing I do is… continue reading »