Delicious and Healthy

Super Delicious Ideas For Super Bowl Sunday

If you are planning to invite friends and family over to watch the big game on Sunday, you might be trying to figure out a menu for your guests. We have some ideas that are both easy and delicious so you won’t be in the kitchen the whole afternoon! Football fans of all ages will love this line up of delicious appetizers and main dishes.      Bella's Rockefeller      California Fresh Pesto Pizza Ingredients 1 Large Ready-Made Pizza Crust 1 Jar - 8.5oz Bella Sun Luci Sun Dried Tomato Pesto 2 Cups Mozzarella Cheese, Shredded 1/2 Cup Calamata…> Read More

In Celebration of National Chicken & Rice Month

Chicken, a naturally healthy food when grilled or baked, is a staple in many households. It is a great source of protein, rich in potassium and calcium. It also contains no carbohydrates, according to National Chicken Council. The USA Rice Federation declares U.S.-grown rice to be sodium-, cholesterol- and gluten-free with approximately 100 calories per half-cup cooked serving. It contains only a trace of fat and no trans or saturated fats. Known as an energy food, rice contributes more than 15 vitamins and minerals, including B-vitamins, iron and zinc, while supplying complex carbohydrates the body and brain need to function.…> Read More

In Honor of National Zucchini Day August 8th

Less than thirty years ago, the zucchini, formerly often referred to as green Italian squash, was hardly recognized in the United States. Today, it is not only widely recognized, but a particular favorite of home gardeners. Notwithstanding its prolific growing nature, its popularity is probably due to in large part to its versatility as a vegetable as well as in breads and desserts. Zucchini, Cucurbita pepo, is a member of the cucumber and melon family. Inhabitants of Central and South America have been eating zucchini for several thousand years, but the zucchini we know today is a variety of summer squash…> Read More

Throw a Delicious 4th of July Cookout with Bella Sun Luci!

  On this day in 1776, the Declaration of Independence was approved by the Continental Congress, setting the 13 colonies on the road to freedom as a sovereign nation. As always, this most American of holidays will be marked by parades, fireworks and backyard barbecues across the country. Declare your independence from ho-hum July 4th fare. We've got all the tempting dishes you need —salads, sides, and main dishes to throw a flavor-packed Fourth of July cookout!   Kick off your celebration for the red, white, and blue with this delicious appetizer, and have a Happy 4th! Bella's Rockefeller Siciliana  …> Read More

Beat the Heat with our Delicious & Easy Summer Salads

  At Mooney Farms during the summer we enjoy making a quick and healthy weeknight meal or preparing an alfresco weekend feast for our friends and family.   To get started we make an anti pasta platter with good crusty bread, Bella Sun Luci Arbequina Olive Oil for dipping, sliced salami, olives, great cheese, and our Bella Sun Luci Sun Dried Tomato Halves or Julienne Cut in Olive Oil & Herbs. A very simple appetizer for any occasion!   Check out our version of the traditional Greek Salad below, and visit our website under the “Side dishes” tab to find these…> Read More