Goodness Without a Name and a Giveaway!

Avocado Verde with red roasted peppers and goat cheese on a whole grain pizza crust

Friends, there are times when I get really stumped as to what to name a recipe. Take this tasty creation pictured above. We have a tender whole grain pizza crust topped with Wholly Salsa Avocado Verde, creamy goat cheese and roasted red peppers. It’s not really pizza, even though I used a pizza crust as…

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Party In the Bubble {Non-Traditional Grilling Recipes}

Lemonade with Watermelon and Grilled Lemons from www,dineanddish.net

  Lemonade with grilled lemons and watermelon and peach chutney with whiskey and onions recipes brought to you by McCormick Grill Mates.  This past weekend, my husband and I hosted one of our favorite annual events of the year… our dear friend and independent recording artist, Shannon Curtis, played a house concert in our “bubble”….

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Stark Raving {Recipe: Mushroom and White Bean Crostini}

Mushroom and White Bean Crostini

  I think Crostini is one of the best little appetizers, ever. It’s so versatile and tasty… and who doesn’t love an appetizer with bread? When the folks at The Wine Bar asked me to create an appetizer recipe that would pair well with Stark Raving Merlot Wine, I knew I wanted to do a Crostini. And…

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Bush’s Beans Recipe Exchange {Recipe: Chili Bean Cheese Queso}

Bush's Chili Bean Cheese Queso

  I recently realized I do everything a bit backwards on my blog. While everyone has been posting their favorite super bowl recipes, I wait until the day after to share what I brought instead of what I would bring. I must be such a disappointment to those of you who plan ahead and scour…

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$100 Visa Gift Card Giveaway {Recipe: Baked Alexia Onion Ring Dip}

Baked Onion Ring Dip by www.dineanddish.net

Since joining the team at Alexia Foods as one of their blogger tastemakers, I’ve had a fun time trying to recreate old classic recipes using some of my favorite Alexia Food products. You might recall the Sweet Potato Casserole Bites I made awhile back, using Alexia Sweet Potato Puffs. Well, I’m at it again, but…

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Power of Suggestion {Recipe: Fried Cheese Curds}

Fried Cheese Curds from www.dineanddish.net

Marketers love me. They really do. I’m their target for commercials because it takes very, very little for me to get an idea stuck in my head and then I need that idea to come to fruition right that very minute. I’m the perfect case study for the power of suggestion. My husband knows better…

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Game Day With Alexia {Recipe: Sweet Potato Casserole Bites}

Sweet Potato Casserole Bites from dineanddish.net

When I say “Game Day” you all know what I mean, right? It’s football time!! Game day extends past one day at our house to pretty much any day football is on. Some days friends or family join us in front of the TV (us meaning my husband and son) other days its just us….

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