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Creative Vegetarian Cooking

4 luscious vegetarian dishes, Leslie created for Nutiva

I’ve always been crazy about the great taste and wholesome goodness of organically grown foods. To me, there is nothing more appealing and delicious than fresh, locally grown vegetables and fruits. And with Mother Nature as my ever-present guide, it’s easy to go wild in the kitchen, adapting to the bounty of the season while conjuring up new and exciting dishes, as Continue reading

Infused Oils and Vinegars

CHICOPEE, Mass. (August 6, 2015, Mass Appeal TV, NBC affiliate)  Infusing your oils and vinegars with fresh herbs will add an extra layer of flavor to your dishes! Leslie Cerier, shares information from one of her cookbooks, ‘Going Wild in the Kitchen’  to show us how easy they are to make. Continue reading

Curried Lentil Soup with Coconut Milk

 

Organic , Vegam. deliciousCoconut Curried Red Lentil Soup with Spinach

For centuries, spices have been used to create delicious and nourishing meals. Some herbalists believe that the shape of a spice reveals its healing properties. Did you ever notice that ginger, turmeric, chilies, cumin, and dill seeds have the same shape as the stomach? These are some aromatic herbs and spices, also known as carminatives, which improve digestion and make zesty, globally inspired dishes. The key to making beans easier to digest is to cook them from scratch, adding sea vegetables like dulse along with carminative herbs and spices. Continue reading

Make the Perfect Dip for Your Party!

CHICOPEE, Mass. (Mass Appeal TV; December 12, 2013) – This year wow your guests at your holiday party with some delicious dips that you made yourself! Leslie Cerier, the Organic Gourmet, showed us two quick and easy dips (Roasted Red Pepper Feta Dip and Cilantro Olive Dip) you can make for your holiday party that are packed with flavor!

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