vegan

Rote Bete Salat (German Beet-Horseradish Salad)

Ingredients: 6 medium beets, greens removed* 1/4 cup finely grated fresh horseradish 1/3 cup red wine vinegar 1/4 cup sugar 1 teaspoon caraway seeds 1/2 tablespoon grated fresh ginger Directions: Bring a large pot of water to boil. Add the beets and cook until tender, about 20-30 minutes. Alternatively, use […]

Black Radish, Potato and Green Bean Salad

Ingredients: 1 lb red skin potatoes, cut into bite-sized pieces 1 1/2 cup (1 1/2 inch) green beans 2 cups shredded Spanish black radish for the dressing: 1 1/2 tablespoon Dijon 3 tablespoons tarragon vinegar 3 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil sea salt freshly ground black pepper Directions: Boil the […]

Velvety Beet Soup

Ingredients: 2 cloves garlic, chopped 1 onion, diced 1/2 teaspoon minced ginger 1 tablespoon balsamic vinegar 6 cups chicken or vegetable stock 2 lb Russet potatoes, peeled and quartered 2 lb beets, peeled and quartered sea salt freshly ground black pepper to garnish: plain yogurt Directions: In a large pot, […]

Avocado-Carrot Top Dressing

Ingredients: 1 avocado, halved 1 bunch carrot greens 1/4 cup avocado oil 1/2 cup fresh squeezed grapefruit juice 1/4 cup water 2 cloves garlic salt freshly ground black pepper Directions: Place all ingredients in a blender, pulse until smooth. My thoughts: I had some carrots with beautiful tops and I […]

Broccoli Green, Beet Green and Mushroom Sauté

Ingredients: 1/2 cup bread crumbs or matzo meal, toasted 1 bunch broccoli greens, chopped 1 bunch beet greens, chopped stems from 1 bunch beet greens, diced 8 oz sliced crimini mushrooms 1 shallot, minced 2 cloves garlic, minced 1 tablespoon olive oil salt freshly ground black pepper Directions: Heat the […]

Grapefruit Snap Pea Salad with a Honeyed Thyme-Balsamic Dressing

Ingredients: 1 ruby red grapefruit, supremed 1 lb sugar snap peas, lightly steamed 1/3 cup toasted pecans* 1/4 cup thinly sliced red onion dressing: 1 tablespoon grapefruit juice 1 tablespoon olive oil 1 tablespoon balsamic vinegar 1/2 teaspoon Turkish honey 1 sprig’s worth of thyme sea salt freshly ground black […]

Ginger Roasted Sugar Snap Peas and Pineapple

Ingredients: 1 “gold” pineapple, cubed 1 lb sugar snap peas 1 long green hot pepper, sliced into thin 3 inch strips 1 tablespoon olive oil 1 tablespoon soy sauce 1 tablespoon minced ginger Directions: Preheat oven to 450. Line a baking sheet with foil. Set aside. Place all ingredients in […]

Cranberry-Tangerine Ketchup

Ingredients: 1 1/2 lb fresh cranberries 3 cloves garlic, quartered 3/4 cup dark brown sugar 2/3 cup apple cider vinegar 2/3 cup fresh tangerine juice 1 teaspoon sea salt 1/2 teaspoon allspice 1/2 teaspoon Ancho chile powder 1/2 teaspoon ground dried orange peel 1 teaspoon ground roasted ginger 1/2 teaspoon […]

Roasted Brussels Sprouts and Tangerines

Ingredients: 1 1/2 lb Brussels sprouts, halved 1 onion, cut into half moon slices juice and zest of 1 tangerine 2 tangerines*, peeled and quartered olive oil sea salt freshly ground black pepper Directions: Preheat oven to 375. Line a baking sheet with parchment paper. Arrange the onion, Brussels sprouts […]