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Wild Rice and Broccoli Recipe

Adapted From “The First Mess” Website Broccoli salad with sprouted wild rice and citrusy avocado & basil dressing  serves: 6-8 special equipment: a blender for the dressing notes: the website said to “sprout” the rice by soaking it for a day or so, changing the water 3-4 times but I just went ahead a cooked it. I […]

Posted: 01/11/2017 | read the full post


Creamy Mushroom Soup

3                Tablespoons extra virgin olive oil 1                pound mushrooms (of your choice), sliced ½ to 1        teaspoon sea salt (or to taste) ¼               teaspoon pepper 1 ½            Tablespoon dry sake or white wine (optional) 1              large onion, chopped 4                cloves garlic, crushed 4½           cups Basic Vegetable […]

Posted: 05/29/2015 | read the full post


Chocolate Chip Cookies

1½       cups organic whole wheat pastry flour ½         cup organic old-fashioned rolled oats (not instant) ½         teaspoon baking powder ½         teaspoon baking soda ¼         teaspoon sea salt 1          egg, from free-range hen, lightly beaten ½         cup brown rice syrup ½         cup pure agave syrup ½         cup high-heat canola oil OR non-hydrogenated buttery spread (Earth […]

Posted: 05/21/2015 | read the full post


Black Bean Salad

Black Bean Salad 2                cups cooked black beans 1                stalk celery, diced (optional) ¼               cup chopped red onion 1                large fresh tomato, chopped 2                ears of corn, kernels removed (seasonal & optional) ¼               cup extra virgin olive oil 3                tablespoons brown rice vinegar 2                tablespoons chopped fresh oregano 1½             teaspoons prepared yellow mustard ¾              […]

Posted: 05/15/2015 | read the full post

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Apple Crisp with Optional “Caramelized Sauce”

Filling 5-7       firm, tart apples, peeled, cored, and sliced (Golden Delicious, for example) 4          tablespoons organic brown rice syrup -OR- 2          tablespoons pure agave syrup 1          teaspoon cinnamon Canola oil, high heat, or pure grapeseed oil or other   Topping 2          cups old-fashioned rolled oats (not instant) ½         cup organic whole wheat pastry flour […]

Posted: 05/01/2015 | read the full post


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