Sauteed Green Beans with Radishes

A quick sauté is all that is needed for this colorful tender-crispy veggie dish that embraces the look and flavors of springtime! The green beans are tender-crispy and the radishes become sweet and juicy and glisten with a garlicky hint of butter or olive oil. Buttery pine nuts or crispy pepitas add texture and additional flavor.

Cucumber-Onion Salad with Pickled Blackberries

This simply elegant salad combines the flavors of sweet mint, earthy pickled blackberries, refreshing cucumbers and pungent onions and deliciously entwined with a homemade blackberry vinaigrette. The flavor profile pairs perfectly with salmon, seafood, or grilled chicken. It’s light and refreshing with a hint of sharpness.

Roasted Cheesy Garlic Asparagus

Roasted asparagus is the perfect springtime side dish! This quick & easy veggie takes just 15 minutes and 4 ingredients (plus salt & pepper), plus clean-up is breeze. It’s the perfect side dish to throw together with any weeknight meal. Cheesy, garlic enhanced, tender-roasted asparagus spears will win over non-asparagus eaters!

Mandarin Orange Spinach Salad

Mandarin Orange Salad with Home-made Poppy-Orange Dressing is bright and vibrant. Tender baby spinach combined with tart dried cranberries, sweet mandarin oranges, crunchy toasted walnuts and topped with shavings of nutty and sharp parmesan cheese. This amazing springtime salad is simple to make, looks stunning on the table, and is totally scrumptious!

Roasted Cauliflower with Chickpeas and Olives

Roasted to caramelized perfection, tender cauliflower is complemented with the crunch of chickpeas and an unexpected pop of tanginess from green olives. This delicious, low-cal side dish is an excellent alternative to traditional high-carb sides.

Simple Spicy Pickled Cauliflower

Simple Spicy Pickled Cauliflower will ignite your tastebuds with zip, zest, and zing! Quick & easy, crunchy, and flavorful this golden tinted refrigerator pickle recipe works equally well with carrots, onions, and radishes.

Cupid’s Caprese Salad with Balsamic Glaze

This easy caprese salad is just tomatoes, mozzarella, basil, and olive oil. The homemade balsamic glaze will impress with little stress. The heart shaped mozzarella adds a whimsical touch for a romantic dinner.

Green Beans with Grape Tomatoes

This colorful veggie dish will zhoosh up any meal, making your family feel like they’re company. The basil adds a sweet and savory flavor, with hints of mint, anise, and pepper that balances the other flavors in the butter sauce.