Spicy Taco Quinoa Bowl

I love it when a recipe comes together. I had my mind set on one thing and then all of a sudden, a new recipe pops into my head. It was better than I could have ever imagined! Have I mentioned how convenient our ready-to-eat quinoa meals are? They save me so much time in the…

Puttanesca Pasta

Do you love olives as much as I do? Sometimes, I find myself wondering how I could incorporate more olives in my recipes. With Cucina & Amore’s Puttanesca Pasta Sauce, I can enjoy olives any time. Every jar of Puttanesca Pasta Sauce is full of green and black olives that deliver a delicious medley of flavor….

Pizza Zucchini Bites

I think some of the greatest recipes can sometimes be found when you least expect it. 2 things that you would never think would come together so delightfully. Pizza and zucchini? Say what?! Yes, this unlikely duo can help satisfy your pizza craving without the carb-guilt later. And it only takes a few ingredients to…

Piquillo & Artichoke Turkey Meatballs

I love simple recipes! I love it when you only need to put 2 ingredients together to make something you never thought would be so delicious. That’s where Cucina & Amore comes in. Our quinoa meals, sauces, bruschettas, and vegetables make cooking simply that much easier. Who doesn’t love easy-to-make, healthy food? I know I do!…

Biscotti Sugar Cookies

This was another “a-ha” moment that I came across and was super excited to try. I kept thinking of different ways to incorporate our biscotti cookies. I wanted to go beyond the normal chocolate dipped biscotti. One thing that people love to eat are cookies. However, biscotti isn’t always the first choice people think of…

3 Easy Eats with Artichoke Bruschetta & Tuna

I love options. Who doesn’t? It’s what keeps life interesting. When I decided to make this recipe, I was delighted to find several different ways of eating it and more importantly, enjoying it! There’s so many things out there that can be used as an alternative option, but you would never think of it until…

Pesto Chicken Quinoa with Zoodles

Have you ever experimented with food in your fridge? I bought a few items thinking, “oh yeah, I’ll totally make this!” Then it never sounds good to eat when it’s just sitting in your fridge waiting to serve the purpose of why you bought it in the first place. I had some extra ingredients and…

Quinoa Breakfast Bites

Quinoa for breakfast? Believe it or not, quinoa is great anytime of the day. Why not start your day off right with a superfood packed with protein and fiber to help you have a super day? This recipe is a savory and spicy breakfast treat that is a nice alternative to an omelet or the…

Artichoke Truffle, Chicken, and Broccoli Pasta

It only takes one ingredient to take your recipe to the next level. It’s easy to head straight for the pesto, but why not kick it up a notch with an Artichoke Truffle sauce? It takes your meal from normal to gourmet in just a few scoops. Serving Size: 6-8 Prep time: 10-15 minutes Cook…

Pesto Garlic Monkeybread

This recipe pretty much speaks for itself. It’s a savory treat that’s perfect for the whole family to enjoy. Super easy to eat and fun to make. With only 3 ingredients, you too can be noshing on some Pesto Garlic Monkeybread in no time! Serving Size: 4-6 Prep Time: 10-15 minutes Cook Time: 25 minutes…

Summer Fancy Food Show Recap

Just like that the 2016 Summer Fancy Food Show has come and gone. It was a 3 day extravaganza in which people from all over the world came to the Javits Center in New York City to experience and learn about all things related to the specialty food industry. The Specialty Food Association reported that…

Tuna & Artichoke Quinoa

Tuna is an easy source of protein that can be very practical. It’s easy to open and just eat. And it tastes even better when mixed with our Artichoke & Roasted Peppers Quinoa Meal. This will definitely be the healthiest way you’ve ever enjoyed tuna. And it’s ready to eat in just minutes! Serving Size:…