Recipes from The Skinny Pig

Foodie Fun, Recipes

Falafel and Hummus Recipe

I love falafel and I love hummus even more. I seriously could eat hummus every day. I love the garlicky, nutty texture and this one is especially nutty because I sprinkled in some toasted pine nuts (totally optional). I also used canned beans because I felt they mash up better […]

Foodie Fun, Recipes

Hurricane Cookies

NOM NOM NOM Ok other than the fact that I made these during Hurricane, ahem, Tropical Storm Irene last weekend for a party, there's nothing inherently "Hurricane" about them, but they are definitely a hurricane of flavor. Ahh sorry that was bad, even for me. Peanut butter, chocolate chips, and […]

Food and Drink, Recipes

Spanakopita aka Spinach Pie

  As promised, I will be sharing some recipes from my big fat Greek Easter. First up? Spanakopita. I don't know too many people who don't love spanakopita. Greek or not, it's a delicious combination of spinach, onions, feta cheese and flaky, buttery, phyllo dough. I put my own spin on it […]