Ultimate Onion Dip | Balanced Bites

The Ultimate Onion Dip

Diane Sanfilippo APPETIZERS, BASICS, Food, SIDES, SNACKS, SOUPS, SALADS, & DRESSINGS, SUPER ONION 5 Comments

When I dip, you dip, we dip! The Ultimate Onion Dip features Balanced Bites SUPER ONION blend – perfect for a squeaky-clean, real-food-only onion dip!  Featuring just two ingredients, this onion dip is easy to make and is a perfect no-cook summer snack or addition to your next cookout. Enjoy this onion dip with your favorite veggies or chips for …

Umami Steak & Arugula Salad | Balanced Bites

Umami Steak & Arugula Salad

Diane Sanfilippo BEEF, PORK, & LAMB, SOUPS, SALADS, & DRESSINGS, TRIFECTA 2 Comments

This Umami Steak and Arugula Salad features the easiest and best marinade you’ll ever make for steak! Diane’s umami steak flavor combination works with nearly any protein, and the flavor infuses quickly, in an hour if that’s all you have. Don’t skip this simple recipe—it will quickly become your go-to way to prepare steak. To make this recipe even simpler, …

Fresh Spring Rolls with Peanut Dipping Sauce | Balanced Bites, Diane Sanfilippo

Fresh Spring Rolls with Peanut Sauce

Diane Sanfilippo APPETIZERS, CHICKEN & TURKEY, SOUPS, SALADS, & DRESSINGS 4 Comments

Fresh Spring Rolls with Peanut Sauce Recipe I.LOVE.THESE.SPRING.ROLLS! Pictured are fresh spring rolls made with shredded chicken for extra protein but you can leave them veggie-only as a side, use shrimp/prawns, or whatever you enjoy. I also don’t use the noodles inside as the rice paper is carby enough for me, but you could… and, my filling method is a …

Mexican Chicken & Avocado Soup | Balanced Bites

Mexican Chicken & Avocado Soup

Diane Sanfilippo CHICKEN & TURKEY, Recipes, SOUPS, SALADS, & DRESSINGS, TEX MEX 1 Comment

Mexican Chicken & Avocado Soup This Mexican Chicken & Avocado Soup is a perfect answer to the chill and comes together very quickly using chicken you’ve already cooked. Soup is a comfort food that we enjoy year-round in San Francisco. You never know when you’ll be faced with a foggy, chilly day, whether summer or fall! Ingredients in Mexican Chicken …

Diane’s Holiday Recipe Roundup

Diane Sanfilippo APPETIZERS, BEEF, PORK, & LAMB, BREAKFAST, CHICKEN & TURKEY, DESSERTS, DRINKS, KID-FRIENDLY, SIDES, SNACKS, SOUPS, SALADS, & DRESSINGS 2 Comments

Like it or not, it’s that time of the year again! Thanksgiving has come and gone, the red cups at Starbucks are out in full force, and there’s holiday music playing everywhere I go. Tis the season all right! If you’re feeling a little crazed, and somewhat in denial that we are days away from the calendar hitting December, not …