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Sweet and Savory Roasted Vegetables

Super Sweet Roasted Vegetables

 

Sweet potatoes taste great roasted in combination with other root vegetables like beets, onions and parsnips. With savory spices like garlic and rosemary, it is a fine vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free side dish. And with sweet spices like cinnamon, nutmeg and a touch of coconut sugar and maple syrup, you’ve got a festive roasted sweet potatoes dish.  Serve these 2 Continue reading

Make Your Own Marinated Dried Tomatoes

CHICOPEE, Mass. (Mass Appeal TV September 17, 2015) Homemade marinated dried tomatoes make for a great gift or for a delicious  added pop of flavor to your dishes! Leslie Cerier, The Organic Gourmet shows you how easy it is to make your own tasty  marinated dried tomatoes with fresh herbs, edible flowers, extra virgin olive oil, balsamic vinegar and garlic. A great way to preserve summer in a bottle. Continue reading

Thai Peanut Sauce

Thai Peanut Sauce over Soba Noodles with Edible FlowersGarlic, mint, and, chilies are the essence of Thai cooking, and this versatile sauce is an ideal and easy way to bring their fabulous flavors into your cooking. Recipe from Gluten-Free Recipes for the Conscious Cook by Leslie Cerier Continue reading

Greens: Nutrition Superstars

Greens in Tahini Sauce

Cooking with leafy greens is quick and delicious, and, when it comes to nutrition, greens are superstars. They’re anti-inflammatory, detoxifying, help prevent certain cancers, enhance vision, and are high in fiber and low in calories. Rich in antioxidants and minerals, including calcium and iron, greens such as kale, mustard greens, collards, spinach, and chard also have modest amounts of omega 3s. Continue reading