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Italian lentil quinoa meatballs. Banana-Coconut Bread from Scratch (and Damn Quick!) The other day, my babysitter had dug out my mom’s Banana Bread recipe to make use of some “rotten” bananas.

Banana-Coconut Bread from Scratch (and Damn Quick!)

It was yum. A few days later, I still had some old bananas lying around and was craving some coconut. It was a Sunday spring morning, and before I headed out to clean my garage, I made this with no fuss and no muss. Minutes later, most of it was already devoured… Wild Rice & Roasted Root Vegetable Bowls. Photos by Emily Caruso I always find myself spending the first few weeks of January using up stray ingredients from the holidays.

Wild Rice & Roasted Root Vegetable Bowls

Half a bag of polenta, candy canes, creme fraiche that I stuck in the freezer until I could think of a use for it. This year, I had a small amount of wild rice left from a casserole and using it as a grain in a meal bowl seemed like a good idea. Roasted Cauliflower with Parsley Sauce. | © 2013 | Thick "steaks" are cut from a head of cauliflower, simply seasoned and drizzled with olive oil, then baked until tender.

Roasted Cauliflower with Parsley Sauce

They are served with a very simple parsley sauce, which can be prepared up to 3 days in advance. This way of preparing cauliflower is very simple and wonderfully delicious! Preheat oven 200C/400F degrees. Creamy Mushroom & Dill Pasta. This is the BEST quick meal ever!

Creamy Mushroom & Dill Pasta

So rich, creamy, and delish! It's perfect for a weeknight or any time you want a cozy comfort meal! How to Make Perfectly Fluffy Mashed Potatoes Without Adding More Butter or Milk. How to Make Perfectly Fluffy Mashed Potatoes Without Adding More Butter or Milk Mashed potatoes are universally beloved and for good reason—they're cheap, tasty, and relatively easy to make.

How to Make Perfectly Fluffy Mashed Potatoes Without Adding More Butter or Milk

What's more, they're adaptable to just about every dietary regimen, whether you're vegan, gluten-free, or lactose-intolerant. There are all kinds of recipes and theories about how to make perfectly fluffy mash, but many of them involve elaborate amounts of butter, cream, or other assorted dairy products. 7 Steps to the Best Baked Potato You’ll Ever Have « Food Hacks Daily. 7 Steps to the Best Baked Potato You’ll Ever Have If I could only eat one food for the rest of my life, it would definitely be potatoes.

7 Steps to the Best Baked Potato You’ll Ever Have « Food Hacks Daily

In fact, when I recently saw The Martian, I didn't feel that badly for Matt Damon. I mean, sure... he was stranded on a hostile planet, millions of miles from home. Grilled Potato Salad with Bacon Vinaigrette. Perfect Potato gratin with Feta cheese. The perfect potato gratin recipe!

Perfect Potato gratin with Feta cheese

Imagine luscious layers of the most creamy béchamel-based sauce, sweet caramelised onions, tangy and salty feta cheese and tender potatoes, topped with crispy bacon and Parmesan cheese.. And all these baked to golden perfection! This is the perfect potato gratin, packed with Mediterranean flavours. Indulge your self to this little sin! Ingredients 1.5 kg potatoes, peeled and thinly sliced (53 ounces)2 cloves of garlic, finely chopped2 red onions, choppeda pinch of oregano1 tbsp honey2 tbsps butter2 tbsps flour1 cup vegetable stock1 cup milk cream150g feta cheese (5-6 ounces)a handful chopped spring onionsalt and freshly ground peppera handful of Parmesan cheese, grated4 rashers bacon, chopped (optional) How To Store Fresh Vegetables For Months … Without A Refrigerator. If gardeners find spring and summer to be about growing food, they find fall and winter to be more about storing food. The fall season brings bountiful harvest from your own garden as well as inexpensive prices from local farmers’ markets.

In winter months, prices on produce inevitably rise. So it makes sense to store as much as you can while fresh produce is bountiful and cheap. One of the oldest – and easiest — ways to preserve fresh fruits and vegetables through the winter months is with cold storage, also known as root cellaring. Green Tomato Salsa Verde Recipe. Cornstarch Roux. I was working on a new variation of our starch paste for our New Fashioned Doughnuts and I wondered why we hadn't made a roux with cornstarch.

Cornstarch Roux

I melted butter in a pan and added the cornstarch. I cooked the mixture until the butter was absorbed and for a few minutes beyond that, until the mixture had thickened and smoothed. Then I added a cup of cider to the mix. How To Make Whipped Feta. I don’t even know what to saaaay.

How To Make Whipped Feta

This whipped feta is single-handedly changing my life. And I mean, like reallyreallyreally changing my life, in ways that include consuming (very small) portions of vegetables along with it because it’s that good. How To Cook Quinoa. How To Cook Quinoa Perfectly Every Time Posted by Teresa Cutter on Wednesday, March 21, 2012 · 27 Comments Quinoa is one of the most delicious, gluten free, high protein seeds out there.

How To Cook Quinoa

This power packed super food has a lovely neutral flavour, with earthy undertones that makes the perfect canvas for just about any dish you want to create. What I love about it is that quinoa is quick to cook, around 15 minutes so you can create a healthy meal without any fuss in the kitchen. Healthy Concepts with a Nutrition Bias. Most fruits are packed with antioxidants, fiber, potassium, and vitamins!

Plus, they have all sorts of health benefits to go along with each delicious bite! Did you know there are a number of fruits that can be eaten whole…skin/rind and all! 1000+ images about Foods That Help Remove Toxins From The Body on Pinterest. 36 Foods That Help Detox and Cleanse Your Entire Body. John Summerly, Prevent DiseaseWaking Times Practiced for thousands of years by cultures around the world –detoxification is about resting, cleansing and nourishing the body from the inside out.

By removing and eliminating toxins, then feeding your body with healthy nutrients, detoxifying can help protect you from disease and renew your ability to maintain optimum health. These foods will assist in boosting your metabolism, optimizing digestion, while allowing you to lose weight and fortify your immune system. Artichokes help the liver function at its best, which in turn will help your body purge itself of toxins and other things it doesn’t need to survive. It ups the liver’s production of bile, and since bile helps break down foods which helps your body use the nutrients inside them, an increase in bile production is typically a good thing. Apples are full of wonderful nutrients. Almonds are the best nut source of Vitamin E. How to Grill Vegetables and Mushrooms. Mushrooms are not vegetables. Brain explosion time: they’re not even plants! WTF are they?

They’re fungi, which is why we call them fungi. They’re often grouped with veggies, probably because nobody likes to think about eating fungi. Anyway, they taste amazing. Mushrooms with larger caps—portobellos, cremini—are some of the most popular options for the grill. Garlicky Mushroom-Onion Toasts Recipe - Francis Mallmann. Ingredients 1/4 cup plus 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil Four 3/4-inch-thick slices of country bread 1 small onion, chopped 3 garlic cloves, thinly sliced 1 pound cremini mushrooms, sliced 1/4 inch thick Kosher salt Pepper 1/4 cup dry white wine 2 tablespoons chopped parsley 1/2 teaspoon chopped thyme In a large cast-iron skillet, heat 2 tablespoons of the olive oil. Add the bread and toast over moderately high heat, turning once, until golden and crisp on both sides, 3 minutes.

Transfer the toasts to a platter. Add 2 tablespoons of the olive oil to the skillet along with the onion and garlic and cook over moderately high heat, stirring, until golden, about 2 minutes. Baked Parmesan Mushrooms. Roasted Potato Salad with Creamy Dijon Vinaigrette Recipe. Herb and Mushroom Stuffing.

9 cups diced, stale bread (about 1 medium loaf of crusty bread) 2 sweet onions, slightly larger than your fist 2 large ribs of celery. Hot Spinach and Artichoke Dip. Spicy California Shrimp Stack. Fried Potatoes with Tomato-Chipotle Sauce and Aïoli recipe. Herbed Scalloped Potatoes and Onions Recipe. Parmesan Roasted Cauliflower. Enter Cooking Mode All You Need 1 head cauliflower, cut into florets (approx. 4 cups/500 mL) 2 tbsp (30 mL) olive oil 2 tbsp (30 mL) Thai Kitchen Fish Sauce 1 tsp (5 mL) Club House Prepared Minced Garlic ½ lemon, zested Club House Black Peppercorn Grinder, to taste 2 tbsp (30 mL) parmesan cheese, freshly grated 1 tsp (5 mL) Club House Parsley Flakes Instructions Preheat oven to 375°F (190°C).

In a large bowl, toss cauliflower with olive oil, fish sauce, garlic, lemon zest and pepper until well coated. Parmesan Roasted Carrots. Sautéed Brussels Sprouts with Pancetta. Buffalo Brussels Sprouts with Crumbled Blue Cheese. How To Make (Amazing!) Whipped Feta. – How Sweet It Is. The health benefits of... coconut oil. Coconut oil comes from the meat of matured coconuts harvested from the coconut palm tree. Whether it’s drinking coconut water, using the oil as a moisturiser or popping a spoonful into baking, the last couple of years have seen the coconut rise to prominence in kitchens and bathroom cabinets. So is the oil from this nut (actually it’s a drupe), all that it’s cracked up to be? Different varieties. Read This And Never Throw An Avocado Seed Again.

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