Creamy Basil Parsley Dip on Gourmande in the Kitchen

Creamy Basil Parsley Dip

A cooling and creamy basil filled dip perfect for snacking. Known for its enticing fragrance and flavor, sweet basil loves hot weather and is perhaps… 

Read More »

blueberry smoothie, pineapple smoothie, smoothie recipe, breakfast smoothie, healthy smoothie, BHG smoothie

Blueberry Pineapple Smoothie

This meal in a glass is bursting with berries, pineapple and greens.  As temperatures climb frosty drinks offer a welcome salvation from the heat, especially… 

Read More »

mango skewers, cucumber skewers, salad skewers, summer appetizer

Spicy Mango Cucumber Salad Skewers

Skewers of mango and cucumber dressed with fresh chili, lime and salt are an utterly refreshing collaboration of salty, sweet, tart and spicy tastes.  Here’s a fun… 

Read More »