Tag Archive | Olive oil

Basted Grilled Vegetables

Your choice of mixed vegetables are prepared with olive oil, lemon, and fresh herbs.


Grated peel (no white) and juice of one lemon
1/2 C. olive oil
2 Tbs. fresh, chopped thyme, rosemary or oregano
1 clove garlic, pressed
Vegetables of your choice: eggplant, green pepper, squash, etc.

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Grilled Squash

With these temperatures, why cook in the kitchen?

Try this healthy and delicious side dish on the grill and it only requires 4 ingredients!


1 lb.  squash
2 Tbs. margarine
1/2 tsp. black pepper
1/2 tsp. salt Continue reading

Italian Grilled Onions

These onions are great as a side dish for any main course or layer them on burgers and sandwiches!


1 lb. purple onions
2 Tbs. olive oil
1 Tbs. balsamic vinegar
1 tsp. fresh rosemary, minced
2 Tbs. fresh parsley, minced
1/2 tsp. oregano
1 tsp. black pepper
1/4 tsp. salt

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Cannellini Bean Salad

This quick, easy recipe is a great healthy and delicious side salad or light meal.  High in fiber, it’s tasty chilled or at room temperature as well, which makes it a perfect dish to take along for lunch at work.  Serve it as a side salad with grilled chicken or fish or add some grilled chicken or meat to the salad for a healthy, filling lunch. Continue reading

Pan Roasted Chicken and Veggies

This inexpensive and delicious meal is easy to make, not to mention only one pan to wash after finishing off this wonderful dish!  Call me when it’s almost ready, I’ll be right over!

Total Time: 1 hrs 5 mins
Prep Time: 20 mins
Cook Time: 45 mins
Servings: 4 Continue reading