Tag: plant based

Golden Gazpacho

Golden Gazpacho

Yellow Tomato Gazpacho ✨ Sunny and summery, richly flavored, and less acidic than the red 🙌 Admittedly, it is not authentic 😉 I took some artistic/culinary liberties and hope you enjoy it as much as my crew loved it. RECIPE below 👇 YELLOW TOMATO GAZPACHO…

GRAIN-FREE ORZO SALAD WITH FIDDLEHEADS

GRAIN-FREE ORZO SALAD WITH FIDDLEHEADS

If you could taste spring, it might just be this salad. One for my grain-free, gluten-free, plant-based tribe. It’s plays on all the beauty of the season’s crops – fiddleheads, radishes, herbs – and makes it a perfect salad that tastes fresh and healthful, yet…

ROASTED BABY POTATOES WITH GREMOLATA

ROASTED BABY POTATOES WITH GREMOLATA

The garlicky-lemony Gremolata is what takes this simple dish of roasted potatoes to another level. Gremolata is an Italian , much like chimichurri, made from finely minced parsley, garlic, and lemon zest. It adds brightness and freshness to anything roasted or grilled – plants, meats and fish…

ASPARAGUS & SPRING PEA SALAD

ASPARAGUS & SPRING PEA SALAD

Eating in season always tastes best – and it’s good for you, too! I love this salad paired with Roasted Baby Potatoes with Lemony Gremolata for a healthy AND hearty lunch or dinner. Serve with a side of Avocado Herb Dressing (recipe below) and you’ve got…

GUACAMOLE THREE WAYS

GUACAMOLE THREE WAYS

It’s Cinco de Mayo! What are you eating? What are you drinking? Please share! We’re planning on a dinner of nachos and tacos featuring three of my favorite guacamole recipes: Classic Guacamole, Mexican Street Corn, and Mango with Pepitas. I can never get enough of chips…

MOROCCAN LENTIL SOUP

MOROCCAN LENTIL SOUP

Lentil soup with Moroccan spices is what this recipe is all about. I created it while at The French Culinary Institute and still keep the recipe written on a scrap of paper stuffed inside a book with all my grandmother’s recipes. Let’s just say if…

VEGAN TACOS

VEGAN TACOS

Taco night is a favorite in our house and this spread all plant-based and all flavorful. TACO NIGHT Taco Options Romaine lettuce hearts or butter lettuce cups (no heating required) Siete Almond, Cashew or Cassava wraps (best warmed) Vegetable Options Sautéed, grilled or roasted: mushrooms,…

RAW CACAO HOT CHOCOLATE

RAW CACAO HOT CHOCOLATE

Who doesn’t love a mug of hot cocoa by the fire? I swap out the processed hot chocolate mixes (sorry, Swiss Miss, I got too many headaches and my skin broke out too many times!) with my own raw cacao mix, which is rich in…

KALE CAESAR + ROASTED DELICATA SQUASH

KALE CAESAR + ROASTED DELICATA SQUASH

Kale Caesar with Roasted Delicata Squash is a summer-meets-fall favorite that’s hearty yet light, and the squash is so good for your gut health! It’s topped with grated daikon and toasted squash seeds because, after all, #zerowaste rules! The WHY of DELICATA SQUASH Winter squashes…