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Top Grilling Tips and Tricks

Top Grilling Tips and Tricks   With the weather getting nicer each day, everyone seems to be looking forward to gathering with friends and family for a fun BBQ this Memorial Day weekend! Before you fire up the grill, keep these handy tips in mind: A Clean Grill is a Happy Grill Its important to […]

Zucchini Penne Recipe

Summer is right around the corner and it’s time to lighten things up. As a meal or a side, this simple pasta dish is fresh and full of flavor.   Ingredients: 16 oz penne pasta 4 tbsp. EVOO 3 c. chopped zucchini 1 c. peas 1/2 c. freshly grated parmesan cheese  1/4 c. chopped basil […]

Chicken Meatball Meatloaf

When you’re doing most of your cooking at home, you have to get creative in the kitchen. This recipe for Chicken Meatball Meatloaf packs flavor into a hybrid recipe that will surely please.    Ingredients: 1lb of ground chicken breast  1/4 white or sweet onion  2 cloves of garlic  1/3 c. bread crumbs 1/3 c. […]

Tabbouleh Recipe

Spring is in the air, and most of us want it on our plates. If you’re looking for the perfect side that tastes as bright as it looks, try your hand at homemade Tabbouleh. Ingredients: 1/2 c. bulgar  1 c. diced cucumber  1 c. diced tomato  1 teas. fine sea salt 3 bunches of curly […]

Loaded Hummus

Loaded Hummus  Why does it seem as soon as you can’t have something you want it? Trick your taste buds into forgetting about meat (at least on Fridays through Lent) with this recipe for Loaded Hummus. It’s customizable, good for you, and easy to make.  Ingredients:  Hummus (recipe yields 2 cups)  1 can of chickpeas, […]

Italian Buffalo Chicken Dip

One of our favorite game-time go-to’s is buffalo chicken dip. The heat balances well with a variety of “vessels” such as fresh vegetables, chips, and even crackers. Recently, we decided to kick our dip up a notch by adding fresh peppers. We enjoyed ours with toasted pita chips, carrots, and celery sticks. Everything you need […]

Garlicky Hummus

Hummus is versatile and incredibly easy to make, yet it rarely comes top of mind when you’re in search of a protein-packed meat alternative at home. We’re hoping this recipe changes things once you see how you can make your own hummus in just minutes.    Ingredients: – 1 can of chickpeas – ¼ – […]

A Beginner’s Experience of Homemade Pasta

I have seen pasta made on Food Network at least a couple dozen times. They made it look easy. So why in my many decades of being earth-bound had I never tried my hand at homemade pasta? Because it is not easier than pre-made pasta. But that all changed a couple of Sundays ago when […]

Tasty Crepes

   We can’t believe it’s already the middle of May! Craving something sweet or savory, but not sure what to make? Try out this really tasty crepe batter recipe, and add your own twist to it. As always, ingredients can be found right at Romas! Make sure to share your results with us.    Ingredients: 2 […]