Sour Cream Coffee Cake | Balanced Bites

Gluten-Free Sour Cream Coffee Cake

Diane Sanfilippo Baked Goods & Pancakes, Recipes 8 Comments

I love coffee cake, but I really wanted to find a gluten-free coffee cake recipe that used sour cream. I first tried searching for one, but I couldn’t find one I loved. So, I tinkered until I created this Gluten-Free Sour Cream Coffee Cake. This gluten-free sour cream coffee cake is easy to create using any gluten-free pancake mix you …

Marinated Onionsl | Balanced Bites, Diane Sanfilippo

Marinated Onions

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While marinated onions typically include sugar, these have no sugar at all and are a healthy way to add some tangy flavor to lots of dishes. Enjoy these marinated onions on burgers, in tuna salad, in tacos, or as a salad topper. Keep a batch of these on hand at all times; you’ll be glad you have them! Other sides …

Mini Mediterranean Kofta | Balanced Bites, Diane Sanfilippo

Mini Mediterranean Kebabs (Kofta)

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In this recipe for Mini Mediterranean Kebabs, the bold flavors of Mediterranean food are paired with a cooling tzatziki sauce. Featuring Balanced Bites GREEK spice blend, the savory flavors contrast nicely with the bright, creamy sauce—it’s an amazing combination. This easy appetizer recipe is perfect to bring to a party or can be made without the cocktail sticks for an …

Pico de Gallo | Balanced Bites, Diane Sanfilippo

Pico de Gallo

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Instead of store-bought salsa (which often features hidden sugar and additives), mix up a batch of this fresh pico de gallo. It’s quick and easy to make and a fraction of the cost of store-bought pico de gallo. I call photos like the ones below, #beforethestir. I think a bowl full of fresh ingredients like this show so much amazing …

Recipe Roundup: Summer Grilling | Balanced Bites Wholesome Foods

Balanced Bites Recipe Roundup: Summer Grilling

Diane Sanfilippo 21DSD, Basics, BB Spices, Beef, Pork, & Lamb, Food, KETO, Party & Finger Food, Poultry, Recipes, Sauces & Dips, Sides, Treats & Sweets Leave a Comment

Summer grilling never looked so good! Check out our recipe roundup of summer grilling recipes that are perfect for the indoor or outdoor grill. To be honest, aside from rainy days, it’s almost always grilling season here in San Francisco since it’s about 50-70 degrees outside here year-round. Lately, I prep steak and pork the same way almost every time! …

Italiano Salad | Balanced Bites, Diane Sanfilippo

Italiano Salad

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My husband, Scott, and I often have lunch dates at a local spot here in San Francisco where they serve a salad very similar to this Italiano Salad, and it’s always my favorite. I’ve re-created it here for you, but if you’re ever in town, stop by the Blue Barn to try the inspiration for this one! Featuring Balanced Bites …

COFFEE BBQ Bacon Burgers | Balanced Bites, Diane Sanfilippo

Coffee BBQ Bacon Burgers

Diane Sanfilippo BB Spices, Beef, Pork, & Lamb 4 Comments

Warmer weather = outdoor grilling ALL THE THINGS! First up, my COFFEE BBQ Bacon Burger – it’s seriously epic! This will be your new favorite burger. If you’ve never had a bacon burger, you’re missing out! It’s a burger but with bacon ground up into it. Yes, you read that right! The key to this recipe is that you’ll just …