Pesto Shrimp Quinoa

Pesto + Shrimp + Quinoa = Protein Perfection! You only need 2 ingredients for this protein packed recipe, a Cucina & Amore Basil Pesto Quinoa Meal and some shrimp. It only takes a few minutes to cook the shrimp or if you’re feeling extra fancy, you can always buy cooked shrimp. Either way, it’s a delicious meal…

Quinoa & Chicken Lettuce Wraps

Some of the best recipes are those that are simple that only need a handful or less of ingredients. These recipes are fast, convenient, and more often than not, delicious. With the convenience of a Cucina & Amore Quinoa Meal and rotisserie chicken, these lettuce wraps can be made in just a few minutes because there is no…

Spicy Taco Bake

There are many different name that this recipe could be called, casserole, bake, or even lasagna. Whatever you call it, it is bound to be delicious. It brings in unique flavors of Cucina & Amore‘s savory Fire Roasted Yellow Pepper Salsa, formerly known as California Wonder. But it’s no wonder why it’s so delicious. This…

Quinoa Stuffed Zucchini Boats

Have you ever looked at a recipe and thought, “That looks good. I’m going to make that!” That’s exactly what happened when I came across the Black Bean & Quinoa Stuffed Zucchini from Yummy Healthy Easy. I knew this would be a great way to incorporate a Cucina & Amore Quinoa Meal. It makes cooking so much…

Caprese Artichoke Baguette

This easy Caprese Artichoke Baguette is the perfect starter to any meal. With only a handful of ingredients, this cheesy gourmet appetizer will be the hit at your next party especially with its unique ingredient of Cucina & Amore Artichoke Pesto. Serving size: 10-12 Prep Time: 10-15 minutes Cook Time: 15-20 minutes Ingredients: 1 loaf of…

Piquillo Pepper & Mango Salsa Chicken

It takes two! Yes, only 2 ingredients to make this delicious, healthy, flavorful chicken. All you need is 2 lbs of boneless chicken breast and a jar of your favorite Cucina & Amore salsa. You will have protein for the whole family. It’s also works wonders to spice up your regular meal prepping routine! This simple,…

Sun-Dried Tomato Pesto Meatballs with Formaggio Pasta Sauce

The best part about meatballs is that they are not all the same. There are so many different ways you can create a great tasting meatball that is perfect for you and your tastebuds. This time around, I was feeling very cheesy. I wanted something savory, not spicy, not herb-filled, just simply a savory meatball…

Spinach & Artichoke Dip Pizza

Everyone that I know loves pizza! It’s one of those staple foods that everyone can go to because there is something for everyone. This pizza combines the joys of 2 great party dishes: pizza and spinach & artichoke dip. This particular recipe was inspired by the Spinach & Artichoke Dip Pizza from Recipe Runner. When I…

Healthy 5 Minute Meals

Just because modern life is frenzied doesn’t mean you have to skip out on healthy and delicious meals. On their own, the Cucina & Amore Quinoa Meals are convenient, delicious, high in fiber, and a complete protein, but dazzle your taste buds with these hassle-free recipes to get your superfood on and keep your health…

Baked Pesto Artichoke Rigatoni

Pasta is the perfect meal when you want to cook a big dinner that doesn’t take a lot of ingredients yet still is tasty enough for the whole family to enjoy. It’s easy to simply boil water, cook the pasta, and stir in some sauce. But sometimes you want to take your pasta game to the next level…

With rising restaurant rates, more people eating homemade lunches

Posted by the Chicago Tribune on September 14th, 2016 The Chicago Tribune stated that research published by The NPD Group, Inc., a large market research company that monitors consumer purchase trends nationwide,  indicates that more people are making their own lunches instead of going out to eat during the day due to rising restaurant prices….

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…