Let’s Get Zesty! {recipe} PLUS {giveaway}

Let’s Get Zesty!  Kraft has added a fun and flavorful way to dine at home by adding a little zest to their dressing.  Their new Zesty Italian Anything Dressing lets me sail into the summer with fun new recipes full of flavor while buying me time since I’m spending less time seasoning!  And, so that you can zest up your kitchen, too, I’m giving away a bottle of a zesty Italian perfume, such as Versace to a lucky reader.  {{It’s one of those fun perks of working with Mom It Forward and Kraft!}}  Scroll down to enter to win!

Let's Get Zesty!

Let’s Get Zesty!

We can now get cheeky in the kitchen and with friends and family by sending a personalized ZestyGram to add a little zest to everyday moments and special occasions.  The Zesty Guy is definitely steaming up some kitchens around the globe.  🙂  You can visit the Zesty Guy on Twitter and on Facebooktoo!  You’ll need to click the links to see what I’m talking about!  Trust Me. 😉

Zesty Recipes

  • Zesty Italian Chicken Salad – this simple, yet playful dish will surprise even the biggest mainstream foodie. Once you go Italian, you never go back.
  • Primavera Pasta Tossa little added zest to fettuccine and veggies turns the most basic meal into a steamy, palette-able adventure.
  • More Zesty Guy-approved Kraft recipes.

Tomato, Basil and Cucumber Salad Recipe

Let's Get Zesty! {recipe}

Recipe Ingredients

Let's Get Zesty! {recipe}

  • 4 vine ripened tomatoes, chopped
  • 1 cucumber-peeled, quartered lengthwise and chopped
  • 3 green onions, chopped
  • 3 tablespoons crumbled feta cheese
  • 1/4 cup fresh basil leaves, cut into thin strips
  • 5 TBS KRAFT Zesty Italian Anything Dressing

Toss all ingredients and serve chilled!  Enjoy.  It’s delicious! {{The Kraft Zesty Italian Anything Dressing makes all the difference!}}


One lucky winner will receive a bottle of a zesty Italian perfume, such as Versace.

 Giveaway requirements: {found within the rafflecopter widget}

    1. Answer the following question: How do you zest up your life?
    2. Send out a tweet  about this giveaway using the hashtag #GetZesty.

All other entries are optional.
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Contest ends on Wednesday, May 22nd at Midnight, PST.

Disclaimer:  I  am part of the Mom It Forward blogger network. Mom It Forwardfollow and Kraftfollow partnered in support of this campaign. Kraftfollow compensated me for participation in this campaign. However, all thoughts and opinions are my own.

About Angie

Angie is a CRAFT dabbling, recipe making, WORD loving, sunshine hording, book DEVOURING, Mama to a lot! She's kind of in love with Instagram right now, so if you want her attention, go find here there. {smiling}


  1. LOL… I don’t zest up my life a whole lot! Now food, well that is an entirely different story! Fresh herbs, spices, and a little this & that often help take something from boring to delicious!

  2. I use Italian dressing as a chicken marinade too!

  3. ellen casper says

    Traveling to new places

  4. Amy Orvin says

    I zest up my life by always trying something new like bolder, spicer dishes

  5. With three boys that enjoy food we are constantly having one night a week when the three of them, ages 5,9 & 15- make dinner with whatever ingredients they can find…they have had very few keepers but, lots of laughter!

  6. Margaret Smith says

    I zest up my life by trying to plan in time to have fun. Maybe going out to dinner with my husband, going to movies with my kids or having a girls night out.

  7. Martina W. says

    I zest up my life with my 18 month old niece. She certainly keeps things interesting!

  8. We try to ave date nights,we have three kids so it’s hard 🙂

  9. Katie Roch says

    I zest up my life by traveling to new places and trying new things while I’m there

  10. Ann Fantom says

    I zest up my life by wearing new clothing or jewelry

  11. Brutus Duffy says

    we have lots of games and stuff 😉

  12. My friends who are way more daring than me zest up my liofe.

  13. Paige Gonzalez says

    This looks so good! I have all the ingredients right here and will be making this tomorrow! Thank you for sharing…

  14. by staying childish.

  15. Sharon Rooney says

    Trying different thing and going to new places

  16. Stephanie Larison says

    Add different spices to our meals. Try new things.

  17. Lately it’s by undertaking a fitness regimen.

  18. i love zesty italian 🙂 that salad looks great… thanks for sharing

  19. taking mini vacations throughout the year

  20. Valerie Taylor Mabrey says

    hubby in the moonlight
    vmkids3 at msn dot com

  21. Nataly Carbonell says

    I like to travel and try new foods 🙂

  22. Danielle says

    I love to zest up my life with jalapenos. You can add those to just about any side dish and it gives it a bite.

  23. Erin Ellis says

    I zest up my life my creating new and exciting dishes each week. With 2 kids under 2 it’s hard to do that sometimes, but I’ve learned to use spices and herbs that they like, and so far we’re having a zesty year! Thank you for the wonderful giveaway!
    Erin E
    fairyfractal at gmail dot com

  24. I keep life interesting by having 7 kids

  25. I go out for great dinners

  26. Rebecca Peters says

    I try to be spontaneous

  27. Laurie Emerson says

    I zest up my life by being creative in the kitchen. I like to experiment and the zest part is that how it turns out is always a surprise!