italian

Nut free vegan pesto

Nut free vegan pesto

Okay, pasta pesto must be the easiest most delicious fast food ever! Just boil some pasta, trow in some basil, sunflower seeds, oil and salt in a food processor and mix, voila! Dinners ready! I've spent so many hours in the kitchen this past month and sometimes you just feel like having something really quick and easy, that's when I make pasta pesto. Here's how I make it...

Raw bruscetta with tomato & basil

Raw bruscetta with tomato & basil

Bruschetta might just be the most simple dish/appetizer ever. After all, the basic recipe for authentic bruschetta is nothing more than grilled bread, rubbed with garlic and drizzled with olive oil, seasoned with a sprinkle of salt. I'm a big fan of Italian cuisine and since most of the dishes contain bread or pasta I really enjoy the challenge of making healthier options.

So last week I made some delicious raw bread, you'll find the recipe here. What was really nice about it was that it had a real soft bread texture so the first thing on my mind was, BRUSCHETTA! So here's how i made my raw bruschetta!