Cuisine: American

Heirloom Tomato Soup with Grilled Cheese

It's the height of tomato season, and we're lucky enough to get to enjoy the famous Heirloom Tomatoes from local food heroes, Coastal Farms. This simple heirloom tomato soup is the perfect way to use slightly soft tomatoes to get the most out of summer.

Chicken Sandwich with Fennel Citrus Slaw

Grilled Chicken Sandwich with a Fennel Citrus Slaw

Skip the overpriced bistros with their crowded patios. This sandwich has the perfect crunch to celebrate summer and is so easy to make.

Lemon Curry Grilled Chicken

This Garlic Curry Chicken fall-off-the-bone tender and full of delicious curry flavor. Best yet? It's actually really easy to make.

Grilled Cheese with Arugula

Grilled cheese with a gourmet twist!

Melon Popsicles

These easy and delicious popsicles have no added sugar and are great for kids! Make sure your melons are really ripe. (Also a great way to not throw away soon-to-be-too-ripe fruit!)

Steak and Blue Cheese Salad with Homemade Seven-Grain Croutons

We've deconstructed a steak sandwich and made it into a scrumptious salad. With grass-raised steak from Diamond Mountain Ranch, big rock blue cheese from Central Coast Creamery, and homemade croutons made from Röckenwagner Bakeries, this 100% local salad is a great way to get in more greens. 

The Original Jucy Lucy

This might be the best burger we've ever tasted and we're not kidding. Grass-fed beef patties stuffed with creamy sharp swiss cheese and thyme that oozes out over the perfectly toasted pretzel bun.

Watermelon Mojito

These watermelon mojitos are the perfect refreshing summer sip for 4th of July, or any backyard BBQ!

Summer Veggie Tacos

These vegetarian tacos are beyond delicious! We love taking simple ingredients and making a great dinner!

Roasted Golden Beets with Tangerines and Thyme

Light, fresh and full of summer flavors. This easy golden beet recipe is a perfect sweet salad.