Category Archives: yellow onion

Grilled Corn and Avocado Salsa

Sorry things have been quiet around here, Chris and I were in Florida this weekend for a wedding! I created this Grilled Corn and Avocado Salsa on a whim, because I thought my Blackened Cumin-Cayenne Tilapia needed a little something fresh to make it pop. I was pleasantly surprised by my creation, Chris and I actually ending up eating the rest of this bowl with tortilla chips. I will definitely be making this again, it’s a great twist on your typical guacamole/salsa because the grilled corn adds a nice sweetness.

Continue reading

Advertisements

2 Comments

Filed under appetizer, avocado, dip, easy, healthy, quick, salsa, side, starter, tomato, vegetable, yellow onion

Lightened Up French Onion Dip

One of the hors d’oeuvres Chris and I will be having on Sunday is a ’60s classic French Onion Dip. You could run out and buy a tub of this at the grocery store, but this version is so much better, and healthier. It takes about 40 minutes to caramelize the onions, and then you just need to stir in some Greek yogurt, refrigerate, and serve! You can make this dip ahead of time. Extra time in the fridge only makes the dip better!

Continue reading

3 Comments

Filed under appetizer, dip, french onion dip, greek yogurt, lightened up, Mad Men, onion dip, potato chips, starter, yellow onion

Slow Cooker Corned Beef and Cabbage

In honor of St. Patrick’s Day this past weekend, I thought it would be fun to make Corned Beef and Cabbage to ring in the holiday on Friday night. Preparing the roast in the slow cooker was so easy, and it was fantastic to come home Friday night to a dinner almost completely ready. I decided to make my cabbage separately, because I was worried it would become too mushy in the slow cooker after eight hours.  The cabbage only took about 15-20 minutes to prepare when I returned home from work on Friday night.

Continue reading

2 Comments

Filed under cabbage, carrot, corned beef, crock-pot, dinner, easy, Irish, main course, red-skin potato, slow-cooker, St. Patrick's Day, yellow onion