SimplyDeliciousLiving's Recipes

How To Make All Natural Homemade Pancakes

Instead of buying pancake mixes (read the list of ingredients — you'll find all types of preservatives and ingredients you can't even pronounce!), try my easy-to-make (really!) All-Natural Homemade Pancake recipe that you can also make gluten-free. At our... - 0

How To Make Simple & Delicious Hummus

This is such a simple, yet delicious appetizer, dip or spread. I love to serve it with fresh cut veggies and warm pita bread. You can also enjoy it on toast at breakfast, for lunch in a pita with falafel, as a dressing on a salad, or on top of a burger with... - 118.534

Grapefruit & Avocado Salad

Ventura County is a hub of agriculture and we are blessed to have an abundance of fresh, delicious produce at our fingertips. My husband and I grow citrus and avocado trees on our property and I'm always looking for creative new ways to use these ingredients... - 114.015

Cranblueberry Squares

When I was growing up, my Mom made a delicious dessert known as "Cranberry Squares" that our family just loved after a meal or enjoyed as a snack. However, a few years ago, after I enjoyed the flavors of cranberries mixed with blueberries, I decided to alter... - 124.431

French Toast With Triple Crème Goat Brie, Pear & Candied Pecan Appetizer

Holiday time in our family means party time! Whenever friends and family gather, we love to enjoy a celebratory drink with delicious appetizers (and more than just chips and dip in a bowl!) to "whet our palate" in anticipation of the main course. - 110.912

Roasted Red Potatoes With Cheese, Dill & Dijon Appetizer

At Thanksgiving and during the holiday season, my family loves to get together and PARTY! Here's a delicious, easy-to-make appetizer to share with your family and friends: Roasted Potatoes with Cheese, Dill & Dijon. Video Brought to you by Jarlsberg USA. - 118

Eggplant, Roasted Red Pepper And Cheese Panini

In Italy, the word PANINO, means a sandwich made from bread other than sliced bread such as ciabatta or baguette. The panino is also filled with deli ingredients such as ham, cheese, salami and other food and served warm after being pressed by a warming... - 115.233

How To Make Kale, Spinach And Pesto Strata

Got GREEN? Leafy greens are FANASTIC for your health. As a matter of fact, green leafy vegetables are probably one of the healthiest types of vegetables you can eat according to WebMD. Here's a delicious recipe that you can serve for breakfast or brunch. If... - 126.117

Flatbread Pizza

Do you LOVE pizza, but don't like the calories or all the additives that go along with buying frozen or prepared pizzas? Are you looking for a quick, easy-to-make, tasty lunch or dinner? If you answered YES, try this healthy alternative for a simply delicious... - 126.506

Banana Pineapple Coconut Muffins

I love serving muffins for breakfast with eggs, an omelette or quiche. They’re also great with a cup of Earl Grey for afternoon tea. Additionally, whenever I serve cakes, breads or dishes with banana, my husband likes me to mix in a little bit of... - 34.0563

Pineapple Coleslaw

This simply delicious "Pineapple Coleslaw" is light, tangy and good for you! Serve it as a side dish for lunch with a tuna sandwich (or a scoop of tuna on top of it!) or a hamburger. It's also wonderful as a side dish to my "Gram's Cornflake Chicken" dish. - 129.266

Simply Deliciously Moist Pineapple Applesauce Muffins

Growing up I loved to make my parents and siblings (4 brothers, 1 sister) breakfast. Of course, on Mother's Day, it was a special treat for my mother to have someone help her in the kitchen! Here's a yummy recipe for a delicious, moist muffin that goes great... - 121.919

Simply Delicious Fish Tacos

When I’m craving comfort food – and I want something delicious, but that something that won’t make me feel guilty, I cook up this fish taco recipe. It’s an easy-to-make meal, made with fresh and natural ingredients that you can whip up in under 20... - 125.577

Lemon Shrimp Orzo From Maryann Ridini Spencer

MAKING 1. In pot with boiling salted water, cook orzo as per package directions. 2. Meanwhile, in a pan over medium heat, heat olive oil and sauté onions and garlic, until they turn light brown in color. 3. Pour in the wine and add in the butter and allow to... - 121.385

Simply Delicious Living Syndicated Print & Video Column - Chicken Parmesan

GETTING READY 1. Preheat oven to 350*F. MAKING 2. In a bowl, combine milk and eggs. 3. In another bowl, place bread crumbs. 4. Now, take 1 chicken breast at a time and dip it in egg mixture. 5. Coat it with bread crumbs and place it on a plate. 6. In a pan,... - 120.781

Simply Ratatouille

Here's a tantalizing country French dish. Maryann Ridini has added some flair of her own. - 125.549

Simply Delicious Roasted Herb Veggies With Parsley, Sage And Rosemary

Host Maryann Ridini-Spencer roasts a selection of fresh veggies and potatoes with herbs to create the perfect side dish! This is a great recipe to serve with fish or with chicken! It’s an amazing recipe to spice up old veggies too. You will love it! - 129.567

Simply Delicious Homemade Applesauce Delight

Here is a simple and delicious dessert with apples, nuts and whip cream! - 123.92

Potatoes Au Gratin With Asian Broccoli

To start off the New Year, I wanted to share a meatless meal that sure to be a hit – Potatoes au Gratin with a side of Asian Broccoli. Of course, you can serve these dishes with meat or fish. However, the two together, make a great tasting, satisfying... - 130.034

Walnut Blue Salad

MAKING 1) To make the salad, in a bowl, add in sliced apples, candied pecans, Roma tomatoes, mixed lettuce and blue cheese. 2) Mix all the ingredients together well. 3) To make the salad dressing, whisk all the ingredients for the dressing together in a bowl.... - 106.682

Fresh And Healthy Summer Salad

MAKING 1) Mix together all the ingredients in a large bowl. 2) Let the salad sit for 30 minutes at room temperature. SERVING 3) Serve the salad as a side dish while is is still fresh. Can also be served as an appetizer. - 109.205

Chicken, Black Bean And Taco Salad

MAKING 1) On the stove top, in a skillet over medium heat, add 1 tablespoon of Rinaldo's Organic Garlic Gold. 2) When olive oil is warm, add in chicken. Cook until slightly brown. 3) Pour in water and McCormick Taco Seasoning. Mix. Simmer over low heat for... - 105.39

Baked Key Lime And Coconut Cheesecake

GETTING READY 1) Preheat oven to temperature of 350 degrees. MAKING 2) In a bowl, place cream and goat cheese and beat with an electric mixer until smooth. 3) Add in Key Lime rind, key lime juice and eggs. 4) Add in the sugar in thirds. Beat after each... - 115.124

No Bake Low Calorie Chocolate Mousse

MAKING 1) Prepare Chocolate Pudding as indicated on the package directions on the package. Chill it. 2) Once the pudding has been refrigerated and chilled, fold in the Cool Whip. 3) Add in the Kalhua and mix well. 4) Spoon into dessert dishes or champagne... - 111.927

Orange Honey Chicken With Cranberries & Apples

This Orange Honey glazed Chicken, baked with a flavorful mixture of cranberries, apples, potatoes and rosemary - is destined to be on a festive table especially Easter Sunday and Jewish holidays. Serve with rice, which can be topped with the chicken's extra... - 113.507

French Toast To Die For

In this video, Maryann Ridini Spencer prepares a scrumptious appetizer "French Toast To Die For," made with French baguette slices prepared in a French toast batter and topped with goat cheese, smoked salmon, fresh basil and tomato. You are so gonna love it! - 108.275

Delicious Panko Tilapia

In this video, Maryann Ridini-Spencer serves a yummy fish dish that goes great with chips -- that's baked, but tastes fried! Quite impressive actually. Enjoy! - 104.373

Beet And Goat Cheese Salad

In this video, you'll find Maryann Ridini Spencer visiting "The Local Café," a new restaurant located in the City of Ventura. Executive Chef and Owner Tim Kilcoyne prepares her a fantastic Beet and Goat Cheese Salad made with fresh, local produce! Watch and... - 105.757

Sidecar Skirt Steak With Roasted Beets & Blue Cheese

Join Maryann Ridini Spencer host of "Simply Delicious Living with Maryann," for lunch at the historic Ventura, Ca restaurant, SideCar, located in a 1910 Pullman railroad dining car. Owner and Chef Tim Kilcoyne prepares a luscious Skirt Steak with Roasted... - 106.007

Warm Spinach Salad With Bacon, Eggs And Rosemary Potatoes

GETTING READY 1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees F/ 200 degrees C. 2. Grease a cookie sheet and a pan with canola oil spray. MAKING 3. In the greased pan place the bacon slices and cook them until done and crispy. 4. Once done remove and chop the bacons, set... - 133.151

Roasted Herbed Veggies

Roasted Herbed Veggies is a nutritious and flavorful side dish. It can also be eaten as a salad or served with omelets for breakfast. Watch this vibrant recipe, you will love it. Bon Appetit! - 147.621

Apple And Walnut Dessert

This Apple and Walnut Dessert can also double up as an apple sauce to have with your pancakes. Rarely would you come across such multipurpose recipes, right?. Enjoy! - 142.591

Homestyle Lemon Coconut Cake

This Homestyle Lemon Coconut Cake is a beautiful tropical cake. You will love this and we guarantee it. Careful not to eat everything yourself. Watch and learn this recipe from this video. Enjoy! - 124.397

Simple & Delicious Chocolate Rollups

This recipe is so simple that you can whip it up in no time. Simple & Delicious Chocolate Rollups – It will hit a home run every time you make them. That is what you want, right? Watch and learn this desirable dessert from this video. Enjoy! - 128.777

Chunky Guacamole On

Guacamole is an ultimate form of avocado and when made differently every time, it is delighting. Chef Maryann shows how to make Chunky Guacamole with the season's best avocadoes. Good to serve with bean chips, omelette or salad. - 128.968

Spinach Ravioli With Salmon

Pasta mains are a needed to be made and served for one and all in a family. Check out chef Maryann showing how to make Ravioli de la Mer or Spinach Ravioli with Salmon. Good to serve with a favorite sauce! - 105.413

Citrus Chicken On

Looking for a chicken recipe to surprise guests over dinner? Check out this recipe by chef Maryann to make Citrus Chicken with striking flavors of lemon and orange. Serve your guests with a good drink! - 118.374

The Local Cafe's (ventura, Ca) Beet Salad With Goat Cheese

Beets are great in any form in salads as they gel well with other vegetables as well as the dressing. Chef Maryann shows how to make Roasted Beet Salad and serve it with Goat Cheese on the top. - 114.317

Very Green Salad With Parmesan, Olive Bread Croutons & Garlic Gold’s Lemon Vinaigrette

Vegetables or greens are unmistakable health supplements with a colorful appeal when made and served on the platter. Here is a recipe by Maryann to make Very Green Salad with Parmesan, Olive Bread Croutons & Garlic Gold’s Lemon Vinaigrette. Great to... - 102.832

Panko Tilapia

Fish such as tilapia are great when cooked with flavorful juices of vegetables or fruits. Check out this Panko Tilapia encrusted with Italian Seasoned & Panko Crumbs by Maryann. Great to serve with Ranch dressing or Tartar sauce. - 114.38

Roasted Herb Vegetables

Veggies are good to make finger foods, appetizers or sides to go along with mains. Chef Maryann shows how to make Roasted Herb Veggies with lots of sliced vegetables and seasonings. Great with a meat or a fish main! - 94.9762

Coconut Banana Supreme Dessert On "simply Delicious Living With Maryann"

Bananas are simply good fruits to make any dessert, beverage or sweet dish. Watch chef Maryann showing how to make Coconut Banana Supreme with ripe bananas and shredded coconut as the key ingredients. A good after meal dessert! - 111.14

Peanut Butter Chicken

Butter chicken is majorly popular in Asia, although they are made with certain variations in other parts of the world as well. Watch chef Maryann showing how to make Peanut Butter Chicken with peanuts and peanut butter as well in place of the regular butter.... - 108.827

Chocolate Mousse

This video is a creation of SimplyDelishLiving. You can visit SimplyDelishLiving for complete recipes, and more videos. - 95.1211

French Quiche

Savory pies are good with wines for over dinners or at buffet parties. Here is a recipe to make Quiche Lorraine a savory pie with bacon, eggs and cheese as the key ingredients. Enjoy hot or cold! - 94.9424

Salmon Pepper Dijon With Chardonnay

Salmon is a versatile fish that turns well when cooked in any style and flavors. Check out chef Mary Ann showing how to cook Salmon with Pepper and Dijon mustard. Good to go with mains such as rice and pasta. - 93.4206

Valentine's Day Fusilli Pasta Dinner

Valentine's Day is a time filled with love, fun and celebration and here is a recipe that can make it happen. Chef Maryann shows how to make an exclusive Valentine’s Day Pasta with Fusilli Pasta along with herbs, vegetables and seasonings. Fun worth it! - 100.195

Cornflake Chicken On "simply Delicious Living With Maryann"

Chicken dishes with less oil turn out good enough for a compact dinner with guests. Chef Maryann shows how to make Cornflake cereal coated Chicken involving less oil and frying. Fairly caloried chicken! - 109.806

That's Amorè - Italian Cheese Pizza With Boboli Crust

Delicious pizzas can be made in simple and traditional ways with a few ingredients. Check out chef Maryann showing how to make Amore Pizza with boboli pizza crust, some cheese, seasonings and sausage. Good when accompanied with a drink. - 114.02

Chicken Parmesan

Chicken mains need to be cooked every time with variations and new flavor. Here is a recipe by chef Maryann on how to make Chicken Parmesan with classic influences as well as contemporary style. Good to serve with a veggie garnish or side! - 112.941

Pasta With Tomato And Spinach Topping

Want to cook pasta with different seasonings or flavors for dinner? Chef Maryann shows how to cook penne pasta and top with spinach and tomato mixture. Great treat with wine. - 92.6088

Baked Potatoes And Broccoli

Potato appetizers including seasonings and herbs are good for parties or for buffets. Watch chef Maryann showing how to make Foxy Potatoes and Broccoli baked with herbs and seasonings. Good to accompany fish or chicken! - 108.048

French Country Ratatouille

Eggplant and Ratatouille are synonymous and the more the color and flavor in it the delicious it is. Check out chef Maryann showing how to make simple ratatouille with eggplants, vegetables and seasonings. Great with chicken or fish hot or cold! - 93.4647

Tilapia Cakes With Avocado And Tequila Dressing

Tilapia can be cooked from simple ones to special and articulate ways interestingly. Check out chef Maryann showing how to make Tilapia Cakes in a grand or royal way with patties and dressing. Great with a green salad or potatoes! - 93.4309

Christmas Santa (chicken) Scallopini On "simply Delicious Living With Maryann"

Chicken dishes are good for Christmas as well as other occasions too in the same form. Check out chef Maryann showing how to cook Santa (Chicken) Scallopini with some simple common seasonings. Great with Pasta with Roma Tomatoes. - 107.263

Antipasto Pasta On "simply Delicious Living With Maryann"

Pasta cooked the traditional way with typical Italian ingredients is a treat indeed. Chef Maryann shows how to make Antipasto Pasta with Fusilli pasta, vegetables and some Italian seasonings. Italy unplugged on the platter! - 109.614

Drunken Chicken (with Cognac) On "simply Delicious Living With Maryann"

Chicken flavored in wines or spirits is luscious and deliciously tantalizing. Chef Maryann shows how to cook Drunken Chicken or Chicken with Cognac with chicken breasts, seasonings and most importantly cognac. A good variation with chicken! - 109.882

Pumpkin And Pineapple Aloha Cake

Pumpkin desserts go well over meals regardless of the occasion be it even the casual of the ones. Chef Maryann shows how to make Pumpkin Aloha Cake with pumpkin and pineapple as the key ingredients along with other seasonings. Good for cozy dinners! - 98.6147

Chicken Salad With Dried Cranberries, Almonds & Apples

Looking for recipes to make weekend lunches or brunches exciting? Here is a recipe by chef Maryann about how to make salty and sweet Chicken Salad with Dried Cranberries, Almonds & Apples. Ideal to go into sandwich when served with cheese on bread. - 101.025

Green Beans Bffs

Looking for a recipe with green beans and sausage for dinner? Check out chef Maryann showing how to make fried Green Beans and sausages with a flavor of white wine. Nutritious and delicious! - 119.816

Sunny Baked Salmon On "simply Delicious Living With Maryann"

For a moist and flavorful salmon entree, simply drip seasonings on the fish, wrap the fillet tightly in foil, and bake. This Baked Salmon Fillet is easy to make, healthy and light to eat, and aesthetic enough to serve to guests. This simple salmon recipe can... - 111.497

Chicken Salad With Cranberries & Almonds On "simply Delicious Living With Maryann"

Chicken salads can be right for dinner parties or get together with close family members. Check out the recipe by Maryann to make Chicken Salad with Cranberries & Almonds with chicken, orange cranberries and sliced almonds as the key ingredients. - 121.497

Dover Sole With Orange Juice On "simply Delicious Living With Maryann"

Fish such as sole are quick and easy to prepare or cook with a few seasonings. Check out chef Maryann making Dover Sole with Orange Juice with fresh or frozen Dover Sole and oranges the key ingredients. Good when served immediately with a drink to accompany. - 113.769

Egg, Sausage Pepper Salad

Eggs and sausages are classic breakfast foods prevalent even today and here is a recipe using them. Check out Maryann showing how to make Egg, Sausage and Pepper salad with hardboiled eggs, bell peppers and Italian Sausages. Breakfast so good! - 125.049

Emma's Italian Meatballs: Food For A Cure! On "simply Delicious Living With Maryann"

Meatballs are favorites of kids as they love to have them with their favorite sauces. Watch chef Maryann showing how to cook Italian Meatballs liked by a girl called Emma with ground beef and seasonings. Great with red sauce or with pasta! - 117.194