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THE SIMPLE VEGANISTA: MASHED CHICKPEA SALAD. Since I eat this salad all the time, I figured it was time to post it here. This is one of my favorite to go lunches lately. It reminds me of a potato or egg salad. I typically serve this on a bed of chopped romaine or sometimes arugula. I'll add sliced tomatoes and cilantro along the side and top with salt, cracked pepper and paprika along with a squeeze of lemon. This will be what I graze on for most of the day. Cheers to a good nutrient dense meal with lots of flavor. :) Mashed Chickpea Salad Ingredients 1 can (15 oz) chickpeas (garbanzo beans), drained and rinsed1/2 cup celery, sliced 1/2 cup carrots, diced1/4 - 1/3 cup scallions, sliced 1/4 cup or so hummus or tahini (any vegan mayo works too)*1 - 2 tablespoons mustard (stoneground or dijon)sea salt & cracked pepper, to tastedash of garlic powderjuice of 1 lemon, optionalsmall handful pepitos (pumpkin seeds), optionalpaprika/smoked paprika, garnish Store leftovers in an air-tight container in the fridge for up to a week.

Notes: Enjoy! 100 Greatest Cooking Tips (of all time!) 1. Remember, y'all, it’s all about the prep. Take away the stress by doing the prep the night or day before. You'll look like a star.Paula Deen Paula’s Best Dishes 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. The 34 Simple Two-Ingredient Recipes.

Posted by admin on May 22, 2013 in Recipes | 0 comments Cooking doesn’t get much easier than this. BTW, these are mostly desserts. I hope you’re OK with that. I know that you will enjoy in this amazing food tricks. All these food ingredients are amazing and with them you will enjoy in delicous food. Jamaican Jerk Chicken with Jamaican Red Beans and Rice. Jamaican Jerk Chicken with Jamaican Red Beans and Rice was inspired by our tropical island vacation. Ben and I are still riding our post-vacation high!

We’ve been reminiscing about ridiculously attractive brother and sister, afraid of the water guy, and hot Italians in small bikinis from our hotel, Ben’s been complimenting me on how “rasta” my cooking smells, and I’ve been very laid back in my requests such as, hey mon, can you come pick up your clothes from the living room floor, mon? Much love! Instead of, listen, you really need to get your crap out here or I’m going to go completely bananas. Kidding! Before we come back down to earth though, and start eating things like cheese and skittles again (Jamaican food is very healthy!) Ben and I were both amped to try authentic jerk chicken upon our arrival in Jamaica, and practically whooped out loud after learning there was a jerk chicken shack located RIGHT on the beach of our hotel, and that it was open for lunch everyday.

Anyways! Sweet Potato Gnocchi. I quickly emailed my recipe for homemade gnocchi to Jill last week, certain she could master a version made with sweet potatoes. I knew I had given the task to the right woman because after two attempts, she’s made a version of sweet potato gnocchi that looks absolutely perfect. Thanks, Jill! -Maggie This is utterly delicious. It’s just fluffy morsels of sweet potato tossed in fried sage and brown butter, and it’s wonderful. I made it last week as a side dish for our Canadian Thanksgiving, but I was distracted and didn’t watch them as they over-cooked and boiled into a pile of orange mush. Despite being mush, it was still very good and we ate it anyways. Still, I was committed to making it work. Don’t let the thought of having to make gnocchi from scratch stop you from trying this recipe. Originally, three sweet potatoes were baked in our earth oven. Whether you wrap in foil and bake, or wrap in plastic and nuke for a few minutes, it all comes out fine.

Ingredients: Directions: Jill Chen. What is the best way to cook beetroot. Beetroot Fresh beetroot has an appealing fresh flavour, accented when cooked from raw. Negative media coverage in the recent past hasn’t done it any favours – all too often beetroot has been associated with harsh-tasting vinegary pickles. What to look for Sweet, succulent and adaptable, beetroot adds colour and vibrant flavour to dishes.

Small beetroot, often known as baby beets, have a particularly delicate flavour. Choose firm bulbs with fresh, green leafy tops. The stalks are pleasantly astringent and cooked in the same way as spring greens or spinach. If the skin is damaged, the colour bleeds out from the beetroot while it cooks – so do look for unblemished beets. It’s best to steer clear of beetroot larger than 6cm in diameter - they may have a tough woody core. Golden beetroot used to be popular in the nineteenth century, and is currently enjoying a revival in upmarket restaurants.

Baking is the best way to develop its true flavour, and is especially suited to larger bulbs. Find recipes online. Share them with your friends. | FOODILY. Eat Blog Sleep » Blog Archive » Easy Supper … The last thing I feel like doing on a Friday night is cooking up a complicated dinner, but the thought of a stodgy Chinese takeaway or even worse, Pizza Hut, is enough to make me lose my appetite altogether, so I often find myself whipping up a quick fish dish. To me, fish is the ultimate fast food. It can be on the table within a matter of minutes and is tasty and good for you too. There isn’t really much of a recipe for this dish, it’s really just a matter of throwing whatever you have in the fridge together, but I will make one up for the sake of those of you who prefer to follow a recipe.

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Chicken And Chickpea Curry Recipe - Food.com - 270422. Karina's Sweet Potato Black Bean Enchiladas. Karina's Sweet Potato Black Bean Enchiladas With Thanksgiving fast approaching, sweet potatoes are the talk of the town in Foodieville. The debate typically constellates around the mini marshmallow issue. Or orange juice vs cider issue. But for yours truly in Gluten-Free Land, sweet potatoes are best served spicy. Tucked into enchiladas with tender black beans and a roasted green chile sauce.This budget-friendly vegetarian enchilada recipe is one of those happy accidents that spring from a burst of creative inspiration. But I had one lovely mother of a sweet potato. I had a can of organic black beans in the pantry. Some roasted green chiles. One lonely lime.

And your intrepid Mamacita at large thought, Hmmm. Deliciousness ensued. These wrapped little gems are soft and creamy and a little bit spicy- just like a certain cook, my point-scoring husband wisecracks. What matters is how it tastes. And Babycakes, these are so very mucho scrumptious. Or dazzle a vegetarian on Thanksgiving day. Hot tuna salad with basil crème fraîche. Food - Recipes : Spicy jerk chicken thighs with peppers and rice. Food - Recipes : Sausage and bean casserole. Food - Recipes : Fluffy American pancakes. My Favorite Gourmet Nutrition Recipes.

The Gourmet Nutrition V2 cookbook was created to show people that great-tasting food can also be great for you. We took the healthiest ingredients and whipped them into nearly 300 pages of delicious culinary creations that you can serve with confidence to the most discerning foodie – or the most nitpicky nutritionist. We also included detailed cooking instructions and ideas for improvisation. And we’ve even photographed every recipe in beautiful color to show you just how appetizing healthy food can be. To say the book has been a big hit would be an understatement. We’ve sold over 50,000 copies to date and Gourmet Nutrition customers continue to post raving reviews both on the Precision Nutrition Forums (190 reviews) and at Amazon.com (25 reviews). For an upcoming project, a collaboration with a 3-time New York Times bestselling author, I was asked to share my top six Gourmet Nutrition recipes.

My favorite “post-workout” recipes Banana Cream Pie Oatmeal (page 42) Banana Cream Pie Oatmeal. Baked Panko Chicken Tenders with Honey-BBQ Dipping Sauce Recipe. This past Friday night was meant for celebrating. The weather was sit-out-on-the-deck-in-the-cool-evening-breeze perfection. Friends gathered from all around the city with chips and salsa and salads and popcorn and laughter and stories to share. The fire pit was aflame. The candles were lit on this (gluten free and vegan) carrot cake. And a very special birthday girl turned the big 3-0. Friends, meet Stacey. Read more TGIF, friends. Hope that you all have had a lovely week, and that a relaxing weekend lies ahead. Did I mention on here that I’m leading an Easter choir at my church?! I’m kind of over the moon about it. Anyway, warm wishes coming your way for a good weekend ahead. Read more Ever since my friends and I met for a tapas happy hour at our neighborhood Spanish restaurant a few weeks ago, I’ve had sangria on my mind.

Read more But amongst the thousands of recipes out there using coconut oil, I think I have discovered a new favorite. Read more That recipe is coming on the blog tomorrow. Kiwi and Jalapeño Salsa. © Jerry James Stone via Flickr Just because tomatoes are no longer in season, that doesn't mean we have to give up on fresh salsa, right? No, it doesn't! This kiwifruit salsa is tangy, spicy and so yummy! Come summer, you just might be longing for fresh kiwis again. Try it with a Viogner or any off-dry white with floral undertones. 8 ripe but firm kiwis1 jalapeño pepper, minced1/4 cup cilantro, chopped1/8 cup sweet onion, finely choppedPinch of sea salt 1. 2. 3. Enjoy! Visit the Green Wine Guide for more vegetarian recipes and wine pairings. Cucumber Salad. Healthy Chicken Recipes - Easy Chicken Recipe at WomansDay.com. Chicken: the dieter’s best friend. Quick and easy to make, this popular protein is low in calories and full of amino acids, which boost your body’s ability to function.

But being low-cal doesn’t have to mean boring and bland; if done right, light and, yes, even dark meat are ideal for keeping you on track. From Jamaican Jerk BBQ Chicken to Lemon-Oregano Chicken Skewers, pair any of these recipes with steamed seasonal veggies or a fresh green salad for a healthy meal that won’t leave you hungry. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15.

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