Tomato Basil Tart

Fresh tomato tart with basil slices and mozzarella cheese

You’ll want to add this delicious fresh Tomato Basil Tart to your party-food lineup. We love it with summer tomatoes, but it’s really the perfect dish for brunch and a consistent favorite appetizer year ‘round. It’s kinda like a pizza, only not. It’s a bit more sophisticated than it’s Italian cousin! Continue reading “Tomato Basil Tart”

Pineapple Basil Salad

I first tasted this Pineapple Lemon Basil Salad while sitting on the beach in Oceanside, CA. I was roasting under the hot sun when my sister Allison appeared with a bowl full of freshly cut pineapple. One bite and I knew this wasn’t just any pineapple!

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Watermelon Basil Feta Salad

Watermelon feta basil salad

Summer is in full swing. You can easily grab that summer taste by serving this refreshing Watermelon, Basil and Feta Salad. The combination is a contrast in flavors and textures and it’s just plain hard to beat! Continue reading “Watermelon Basil Feta Salad”

Basil Simple Syrup

basil simple syrup with title

This basil simple syrup is every bit as simple as the title says! Basil has such a versatile and refreshing flavor—savory, sweet, whatever, I put basil on just about everything! I even have my own little basil plant sitting in my window so I always have it on hand.If you’re like me, then you will love this basil syrup. Continue reading “Basil Simple Syrup”