Kitchen Renovation Chronicles: Sun-“drywall” Tomato, Feta and Greek Yogurt Dip

kitchen renovationWe’re making progress in the kitchen!

The drywall is up. It has been floated and sanded. As the space begins to take shape, dramatic changes like this are especially fun to watch.

We’ve been into this project for 7 weeks now and the other day I realized it will be six more weeks (I hope) until a completed (or almost complete) kitchen. That doesn’t sound so bad after all. Maybe we’re over the hump.

Here’s a meatless picnic supper I cooked, I mean prepared, to celebrate the space.

Herbed Goat Cheese & Baguette
My favorite goat cheese is Cheesy Girl “Hottie.”

Sun-“drywall” Tomato, Feta and Greek Yogurt Dip with Carrots & Crackers
Recipe follows. 

Tomato, Shallot & Parsley Salad
Combine (1) 10.5 oz. container sliced grape tomatoes, 1 large finely chopped shallot, handful chopped Italian parsely and 1 tablespoon olive oil. Season to taste with salt and pepper.

Cherries & Watermelon Chunks
My favorite summer fruit. Just as it sounds.

-Enjoy! alyce eyster

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Sun-"drywall" Tomato, Feta and Greek Yogurt Dip
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Recipe Type: appetizer
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Serves: 6; makes 1.5 cups
 
This dip is even better the second day, after the flavors have married. Serve with veggies like carrots and celery, and crackers.
Ingredients
  • 4 oz. feta, crumbled
  • 1 cup 2% Greek yogurt (I use Fage.)
  • 1-2 Tblsp olive oil
  • ½ cup oil packed sundried tomatoes, chopped
  • 1-2 finely chopped green onions
  • salt & freshly ground black pepper
Instructions
  1. Blend together the feta and yogurt in a medium bowl, making sure to work out any large feta chunks.
  2. Add the olive oil and sundried tomatoes and combine well.
  3. Fold in the green onions, then season to taste with salt and pepper.

 

10 thoughts on “Kitchen Renovation Chronicles: Sun-“drywall” Tomato, Feta and Greek Yogurt Dip

  1. Alyce,
    I have a single burner electric and a teflon griddle that got me thru it all. Also pics along the way and you need to come see the finished kitchen.
    Was fun on Wed hanging with you!

  2. this recipe was great! i didn’t add the olive oil to cut back on calories and it still tasted wonderful. i’ve been using it as a spread for a veggie pita sandwich!

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