Recipe Index: Snack
Oven Baked Sweet Potato Fries
Wedges or slices of sweet potatoes, tossed in olive oil, sprinkled with spices, and baked on high heat until crispy and browned. Addictive!
Oven-fried Potato Chips
Oven-fried homemade potato chips recipe, made with thin slices of Russet potatoes, butter, and salt.
Peanut Butter and Honey Granola Bars
Homemade granola bars with peanut butter, honey, oats, and golden raisins.
Classic guacamole recipe, made with ripe avocados, Serrano chiles, cilantro and lime. Garnish with red radishes or jicama. Serve with tortilla chips.
Crispy cheese potato skins, baked to a crisp, then topped with cheddar cheese, bacon, sour cream and green onions.
Roasted Green Chiles in a Light Vinaigrette
Strips of roasted green chiles, lightly dressed in olive oil, vinegar, and salt.
Roasted In-Shell Sunflower Seeds
Growing sunflowers? How to harvest and roast the sunflower seeds from your sunflowers.
Roasted Pumpkin Seeds
Don't throw away the pumpkin seeds from your pumpkin! Toast them in the oven for a delicious and healthy Halloween snack. Toasted pumpkin seeds recipe.
Savory Chicken Drummettes
Tasty chicken drummettes. The meaty part of the chicken wing, marinated in garlic, honey, Dijon, soy sauce, and lemon juice, then roasted in the oven.
Skillet Tortilla Pizza
Super easy individual pizzas made with flour tortillas, mozzarella cheese, tomato sauce and basil, in a cast iron skillet on the stovetop.
Spicy Chicken Nuggets (Chicharrones de Pollo)
Specialty of Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic, these chicken nuggets are marinated in lime juice, rum, and soy sauce, dredged in flour and paprika and fried.
Squash Blossom Quesadillas
Mexican classic—Quesadillas with summer squash blossoms, Quesadillas de flor de calabazas
Sweet Potato Jack-o-Lanterns with Cinnamon Sugar
Slices of sweet potato, cut into jack-o-lantern shapes, baked, dipped in butter, and dredged in cinnamon sugar.
Squid rings or tentacles dipped in a light tempura batter and quickly fried in hot oil. Addictive as popcorn.
Tomatoes on Toast
Freshly toasted slices of rustic bread, topped with Boursin herbed cheese and slices of fresh, ripe garden tomatoes.
Turkey Grilled Cheese Sandwich with Pickled Onions
Two slices of light rye bread, sauteed in butter, with slices of jack cheese, leftover turkey, arugula and pickled onions.