Minestrone with Gnocchi

There are tons of Italian cookbooks in my library. Each one is filled with pages and pages of pasta and tomatoes. But no other recipe satisfies the need for healthy comfort food like minestrone with gnocchi!

Swedish Turkey Meatballs with Lingonberry Dipping Sauce

This Swedish meatball recipe is reminiscent of Stockholm, but I've adapted it for a more casual, healthy meal: using turkey instead of beef and pork and turning lingonberry jam into a sweet and tangy dipping sauce.

Spanish Garlic Chicken – Pollo al Ajillo

Spanish Garlic Chicken, Pollo al Ajillo, is no joke. Bone-in, skin-on chicken thighs are dusted with flour then pan-fried for crispy skin. Then, pour in 2 cups of wine and 10 cloves of sliced garlic and simmer it until it's done.

German Rouladen – Beef Rolls with Pan Gravy

I don't know if it's a throwback to childhood Sunday steak dinners or Grandma's Rouladen, but something about the end of the weekend means we should cook something coming from a cow.