Seasonal spring dinner party

Get easy, farmers' market-fresh recipes for a spring soiree that won't break the bank

Velvety Carrot Soup with Carrot Top Pesto

Velvety Carrot Soup with Carrot Top Pesto

Get the most out of great fresh carrots by making pesto out of their tops.

Recipe: Velvety Carrot Soup with Carrot Top Pesto

Triple Green Salad

Triple Green Salad

Baby greens, green onions, and loads of parsley (it’s even in the dressing) give this salad lots of fresh spring flavor.

Recipe: Triple Green Salad

Roasted Vegetable and Mini Meatball Pappardelle

Roasted Vegetable and Mini Meatball Pappardelle

Although it's pricier than ordinary ground beef, grass-fed (usually found at farmers' markets) goes a long way when rolled into mini meatballs.

Recipe: Roasted Vegetable and Mini Meatball Pappardelle

Strawberry Yogurt Parfaits

Photo by Iain Bagwell

Strawberry Yogurt Parfaits

Skip the ice cream and whip up this easy and healthy dessert.

Recipe: Strawberry Yogurt Parfaits

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