Birchermuesli
Aug01

Birchermuesli

  Ingredients: • Rolled oats (not instant) soaked in 1 cup of water overnight – 2/3 cup   • Lemon juice – 1½  • Unwaxed apples – 4  • Each of freshly ground almonds and hazelnuts – 4 tbsp • Yogurt – 2/3 cup  • Honey – 4 tbsp • Fresh seasonal fruits like peaches, apricots, bananas, melons or mango, sliced...

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Breadsticks with Zatar Dip
Jul26

Breadsticks with Zatar Dip

  Ingredients •1 package active dry yeast •1 tsp salt •1 tsp black pepper •2 cups flour •½ cup butter •¼ cup milk Preparation 1.In a bowl, combine yeast, salt, pepper, and flour. In a saucepan, heat butter and ½ cup water over low heat until very warm (120 F). With hands, knead dough in the bowl for a few minutes, until smooth and elastic. 2.Cover loosely with plastic wrap. Let...

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Cold Noodles Taiwanese
May21

Cold Noodles Taiwanese

  Ingredients •3 cups cooked pasta •¼ cup green beans, sliced thinly •¼ cup red pepper, sliced thinly •¼ cup sliced yellow pepper, sliced thinly •¼ cup shredded carrot •½ tsp sesame seeds •1 tsp sesame oil •4 tbsp Chinese sesame paste or tahini •2 tbsp soy sauce •1/8 tsp chili sauce Preparation 1)Slice all the vegetables. Just a minute or two...

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Vegetable Kabobs
Apr22

Vegetable Kabobs

  Ingredients •1 tbsp olive oil •½ lb. firm tofu, well drained, cut into 1” cubes •½ red capsicum, cut into 1’’ pieces •½ green capsicum, cut into 1” pieces •½ yellow capsicum, cut into 1” pieces •½ cup ½ ‐inch zucchini slices Tahini sauce: •3 tbsp tahini (or peanut butter) •1 tsp soy sauce •½ tsp Chinese...

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Homemade French Fries
Jul18

Homemade French Fries

  Ingredients •2 medium baking potatoes •¼ tsp salt •¼ tsp pepper •Less than 1/8 tsp chili pepper flakes, optional •2 tbsp olive oil Preparation 1)Preheat the oven to 375F. 2)In a medium bowl, mix oil, salt, and pepper. Slice potatoes (about ½ ‐inch thick) and toss them well in the bowl with seasoning. 3)Bake potato slices on the greased baking sheet(s) for 35 to 40 minutes....

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