Heirloom Tomato Caprese Kabobs

Heirloom Tomatoes Caprese Kabobs by www.cookingwithruthie.com

I love Heirloom Tomatoes!  Have you tried them? I always thought tomato- shamato... they're all the same.  As a kid I didn't even like tomatoes, actually, over time I grew to almost like them.  But, a few years ago I had an ahhh-ha moment when the first Heirloom Tomatoes touched my tongue!   It was a delicious Caprese Salad at a nice Italian Restaurant that did it for me. I'm … [Read more...]

Grilled Zucchini Bruschetta

Grilled Zucchini Bruschetta by www.whatscookingwithruthie.com

  I came up with this recipe a couple of summers ago because no matter how hard I try, I always end up with gigantic zucchini! I prefer zucchini small... probably about 4-5 inches long or so.  I seriously check and double check to find them all but somehow I end up missing a few and when I finally find them they've grown to be baseball bat sized! Those giant zucchini are … [Read more...]

Caprese Garlic Bread

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I love having Jen from Bakerette come and visit... she always brings delicious recipes to share :) Today's recipe is right up my alley... Oh my.  I love, love, love all of these ingredient! YUM. I won't keep ya waiting any longer... Enjoy!   Kick your garlic bread up a notch with this Caprese Garlic Bread... This bread is totally worth every artery-clogging bite of cheese and … [Read more...]

Shrimp and Tomato Pasta

Shrimp and Tomato Pasta by www.highheelstohotwheels.com on www.whatscookingwithruthie.com

We are cooking up a savory masterpiece with Amanda from High Heels to Hot Wheels today... Shrimp & Tomato Pasta looks just mouth-watering! I'm SO jealous that Amanda is cooking out of her garden already!!  I'm getting ours planted today...  can't wait to create all kinds of garden fresh recipes this summer :) I'll turn it on over to Amanda....   Hey guys at What's Cooking … [Read more...]

Mini Caprese Salad Skewers

Mini Caprese Salad Skewers by www.nodietsallowed.com on www.whatscookingwithruthie.com

Kami from No Diets Allowed is here visiting with us today. She's sharing her Mini Caprese Salad Skewers!  Which look amazing. I absolutely LOVE everything caprese :)  It's one of my all time favorite flavor combinations!  What a fun healthy and festive appetizer for the Holidays. I'll turn it on over to Kami...   Mini Caprese Salad Skewers   Print Prep time … [Read more...]

Ratatouille

Ratatouille by www.whatscookingwithruthie.com

I have a confession... I hadn't ever made Ratatouille before recently making it in Culinary School! WHAT?  I know. It's SO good AND it has pasta in it so, what in the world was I thinking??   I promise you'll absolutely love this recipe! Ratatouille   Print Prep time 20 mins Cook time 30 mins Total time 50 mins   Author: Ruthie Recipe type: Main … [Read more...]

Culinary Arts Tomato Sauce

Culinary Arts Tomato Sauce by www.whatscookingwithruthie.com

Most of you know that I started a Culinary Arts Program at a local university this fall AND about a week ago we had mid-terms... SCARY! Ohhh... K. Just kinda scary. Mid-term's were a little bit of a gamble... we had our names drawn for what we'd need to prepare for each cooking method.  Tomato Sauce was my Mother Sauce and I brought some of it home to share with y'all :) This … [Read more...]

Eggplant Penne Pasta Bake

Eggplant Penne Pasta Bake by www.whatscookingwithruthie.com

Where we live a large majority of people grow gardens, so you'll see tables or little shelters for neighborhood garden sharing.  The other day I was driving to school and noticed some lovely eggplant at our sharing table. Last year we had SO many and I didn't know quiet what to do with them all... so I didn't plant any this year.  I've missed them I guess because I stopped and grabbed … [Read more...]

Linguini with Skinny White Sauce

Linguini with White Cream Sauce by www.whatscookingwithruthie.com

Y'all know how much I love pasta and Linguini with Skinny White Sauce is absolutely wonderful! Linguini with Skinny White Sauce   Print Prep time 20 mins Cook time 10 mins Total time 30 mins   Author: Ruthie Recipe type: Main Dish Serves: 8 Ingredients 3 tsp olive oil 3 cloves garlic, minced 1½ C vegetable broth 4 oz neufchâtel cream cheese … [Read more...]

Margherita Naan Bread Pizza

Marherita Naan Bread Pizza by www.whatscookingwithruthie.com

Can you all believe how fast the summer is flying by?   The kids already started back to school last week and I can hardly believe it! You're just going to love how easy and delicious these Margherita Naan Bread Pizza are... Margherita Naan Bread Pizza   Print Prep time 10 mins Cook time 8 mins Total time 18 mins   Author: Ruthie Recipe type: Main … [Read more...]

Tomato Basil Soup

Tomato Basil Soup by www.whatscookingwithruthie.com

I shared this fabulous  Tomato Basil Soup over with Desiree at the36thAVENUE  last week and of course I had to share it with all of you too!  It's absolutely wonderful and goes perfectly with the Avocado Havarti Grilled Cheese sandwich that I posted last week too :) I was so happy to get to hang out and visit with Desiree at a blogging conference a few weeks ago.  We had dinner at a … [Read more...]

Avocado Havarti Grilled Cheese

Avocado Havarti Grilled Cheese by whatscookingwithruthie.com

Avocado Havarti Grilled Cheese is just about the yummiest little concoction I've come up with yet :) 5.0 from 1 reviews Avocado Havarti Grilled Cheese   Print Prep time 5 mins Cook time 5 mins Total time 10 mins   Author: Ruthie Recipe type: Sandwich Serves: 1 Ingredients 2 slices whole grain bread (I used squaw bread) ½ an avocado, mashed 1 … [Read more...]