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Caprese Ham Grilled Cheese | Dixie Chik Cooks

Caprese Ham Grilled Cheese

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #SandwichWithTheBest #CollectiveBias Ok, so… Have you ever used mayo in the place of butter to make a grilled cheese? I just did! It makes a very golden, luxurious crust on the outside of your bread. Since it’s summertime and I have a plethora of fresh basil, I made this off the charts delicious Caprese Ham Grilled Cheese. Hillshire Farm®  Thin Sliced Honey Ham, Mozzarella, tomatoes and fresh basil on soft Pepperidge Farm Farmhouse ™ Oatmeal bread. Their bread tastes so fresh and is different than most store bought sliced bread. If you’ve never tried it, go here to find a local store so…

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Watermelon Bruschetta | Dixie Chik Cooks
Appetizers, cheese, Featured, Fruit, Italian

Watermelon Jalapeno Bruschetta

Sooo… I have a question for you. Do you pronounce this “brushetta” or “brusketta“? Apparently, “brusketta” is the proper way to say it, with an emphasis on the “tt”. I’ve been saying it wrong all along, y’all. I guess…

Appetizers, Featured, Sides

Algerian Orange Mint Pesto Crostini

Yep, that’s a mouthful.    But this pesto – damn. It’s from Ally Phillips’ new cookbook, Ally’s Kitchen – A Passport for Adventurous Palates. I recently posted these burgers from her book, which were outstanding, but I couldn’t wait to make something…

Appetizers, Featured, Italian

Caprese Egg Rolls

I am a member of the Collective Bias Social Fabric Community. This shop has been compensated as part of a social shopper amplication for Collective Bias and its advertiser.  Want a great new tomato summer recipe? Of course you…

Appetizers, Featured, Sides, Vegetables

Black Eyed Pea Salad

If I could stay home and create a million different types of starters and appetizers and make a career of it, I would be in heaven. I’m not sure why salsas, picos and finger foods intrigue me, but they do.…

Appetizers, Featured, Vegetables

Tomato, Basil and Olive Bruschetta

Did you know that the tomato is not a vegetable? I didn’t until someone told me recently. It’s a fruit….apparently because it has an ovary?? Apparently I wasn’t paying attention in 10th grade biology. Would you pick up a…