Category: Recipe

  • Griddled Chicken Tacos

    We love Taco Tuesday at our house, so we are documenting our weekly taco recipes. Liberally season your chicken. Drizzle olive oil in your non-stick skillet and add the chicken to cook on medium heat until fully cooked and slightly caramelized. Warm the beans. Warm the corn tortillas on the griddle with a drizzle of…

  • Salami and Castelvetrano Olive Pizza

    Since the start of the pandemic, we make pizza every Sunday night! We will be sharing our weekly pizza’s with you. Oil your pizza pan. Stretch the dough into an even layer, it will make about a 12 inch round. Add your sauce in an even layer, then the mozzarella, and spread the salami strips…

  • Unwedged Salad

    I love the flavors in a wedge salad, but I don’t like a salad that requires me to cut it as I eat. So here is my preferred way to serve up the tastes of a wedge but more accessibly Clean and slice your lettuce and add to a bowl. Toss the lettuce with your…

  • Blue Cheese Dressing

    If you have a few ingredients, you can whip up a homemade blue cheese dressing that tastes great. I like to make my salad dressings in a small mason jar that I can shake up to mix. Start with the red wine vinegar and salt so you can dissolve the salt. Then add the rest…

  • Korean Style Pork Tacos

    For this recipe, you can use this pork preparation (https://mangiavita.com/2023/08/17/pork-prep/ ) from your freezer stash, or roast the pork for this recipe specifically. With a nod to the amazing Kogi flavor combos, this taco marries the Korean style seasonings with our favorite Tuesday fare. Add the thawed meat to non-stick skillet, with olive oil and…

  • Salami Pizza

    Since the start of the pandemic, we make pizza every Sunday night! We will be sharing our weekly pizza’s with you. Oil your pizza pan. Stretch the dough into an even layer, it will make about a 12 inch round. Add your sauce in an even layer, then the mozzarella, and spread the salami slices…

  • Santa Maria Style Tri Tip Tacos

    We love Taco Tuesday at our house, so we are documenting our weekly taco recipes. Liberally season your Tri Tip on both sides. Drizzle olive oil over the meat and add to indirect medium heat on your grill. Cook to your preferred doneness, and caramelize on the hot side of the grill. Pull the meat…

  • Taco Pizza

    Since the start of the pandemic, we make pizza every Sunday night! We will be sharing our weekly pizza’s with you. Oil your pizza pan. Stretch the dough into an even layer, it will make about a 12 inch round. Add your sauce in an even layer, then the mozzarella, and spread the cheddar cheese,…

  • Chicken and Black Bean Tacos

    We love Taco Tuesday at our house, so we are documenting our weekly taco recipes. Liberally season your chicken on both sides. Drizzle olive oil in your non-stick skillet and add the chicken to cook on medium heat until fully cooked and slightly caramelized. Pull the meat aside to rest for about 10 minutes. After…

  • Goat Cheese, Corn and Sundried Tomato

    Since the start of the pandemic, we make pizza every Sunday night! We will be sharing our weekly pizza’s with you. Oil your pizza pan. Stretch the dough into an even layer, it will make about a 12 inch round. Add your sauce in an even layer, then the mozzarella, and spread the goat cheese,…