Tag: healthy eating
The popularity of gowing heirloom varieties in home gardens has spread across North America and Europe over the last decade. Another heirloom vegetable is Rapini. Known as brocoli rabe, it is widely popular in Italian cuisine. Rapini has a pleasing bitter flavor often lacking in our American diet.
Every once in a while it rises to the occasion when a light, easy preparation is called for. Here, finished with a splash of white wine and a sprinkle of capers, chicken takes a starring role on the plate.
The name Picatta means sharp. Fresh lemon juice is responsible for the name in this case. The finished dish is bright, lively, and delicious
Poaching fish is a foolproof method to make sure it comes out moist. In this dish fresh tomato is grated to form a poaching liquid. Celery and onion give the sauce body and texture.
Color, texture, and a balance of flavors are what charaterize Asian cuisine and make it so fascinating to prepare and so incredible to sit down to enjoy.
Not only does it make a great change of pace for breakfast, it also makes a great base for salads such as Quinoa & Black Bean. Stir it into soups to give them extra texture and nutrition.
You can significantly benefit your health and vitality simply by changing your grocery store shopping pattern. Most people spend the majority of their time in the aisles — where sugary cereals, salty snacks, prepackaged foods, and frozen treats lurk. Rather, spend 80%-90% of your time along the perimeter of the store. There you’ll find fruits, [...]