5 Easy Recipes for Labor Day

Labor Day weekend is finally here. It’s the last official 3 day weekend of summer to take you into the next school year and get you ready for the final months of the year. This weekend is filled with family, friends, fun, and BBQs. Here are 5 easy recipes you can make this Labor Day weekend.

Cucumber, Avocado & Tomato Salad with Pesto Vinaigrette

If you’re looking to stay healthy at your Labor Day BBQ, try this vegetable-medley salad. The pesto vinaigrette is light yet brings out the flavor in each bite.


Pesto Tortellini Skewers

These Pesto Tortellini Skewers from Foody Schmoody are easy to make, fun to eat, and will be sure to make your guests say YUM! You only need 3 ingredients and some skewers and you’ve got yourself an appetizer that’s sure to please. Use this recipe with Cucina & Amore’s Basil Pesto.

Pesto Tortellini Skewers from Foody Schmoody
Pesto Tortellini Skewers by Foody Schmoody

Caprese Quinoa Salad

Forget that boring, typical pasta salad! Change things up with this healthier Caprese Quinoa Salad. It only takes 4 ingredients and with the help of our Basil Pesto Quinoa Meal, you don’t have to worry or wait to cook your quinoa. This dish can be ready to enjoy in minutes!

Caprese Quinoa Salad

Antipasto Platter

An Antipasto Platter is ideal for those who need to save time because there is absolutely no cooking involved. Thanks to this step by step guide from The Kitchen is My Playground, it has never been easier to make an Antipasto Platter of your very own. Try using some of Cucina & Amore’s grilled & marinated artichoke hearts.

Antipasto Platter from The Kitchen is My Playground
Antipasto Platter from The Kitchen is My Playground

Pesto & Bruschetta Cheese Torta

Bring something new to the table with this unique Pesto & Bruschetta Cheese Torta. It’s the perfect appetizer to get your BBQ started. It’s great for all cheese lovers!

Pesto & Bruschetta cheese torta

Happy Labor Day! Now get cooking!

A Kitchen of Love from our Family to Yours!



2 Comments Add yours

  1. Wow, that torta is like nothing I’ve ever seen before. Love it. Thanks for including my tortellini in this great collection 🙂

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    1. Thank you Foody Schmoody! Your tortellini recipe was an awesome addition to this list


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