Posts Tagged ‘al fresco dining’

Time For A Dip!

VeggieTray-with-ranch-dress

 

Summer is the perfect time for light, healthy eating and snacking, and few things refresh, sustain and satisfy to the degree that fresh, delicious garden vegetables do.  A platter of crudité, the French word for an assortment of fresh, raw vegetables, is not only healthy, it is visually appealing as well, and might just be the most beautiful thing on your table. A crudité platter calls out for dip, and while you could just dump some Newman’s Own Ranch in a bowl and call it a day, I thought I’d pull together a selection of fresh and delicious dip  recipes to inspire you to whip some up from scratch. Continue »