Monthly Archives: February 2009

Grated Root Vegetable Salad with Tahini Dressing

Here’s a good way to utilize raw root vegetables, including your choice of golden beets, turnip, jicama, carrots, and daikon radish, turning them into a tasty grated salad.You’ll want a food processor to make this doable. The tahini dressing adds a rich, tangy flavor.

Ancient Grains Revival

When you open your pantry, do images of the rugged mountains of South America, the colorful tablelands of Africa and the fertile river valleys of the Middle East dance before your eyes? If not, you have yet to discover amaranth, quinoa, spelt, kamut and teff, the quintet of nutritional powerhouses known as the ancient grains. […]

Stovetop Tofu Skewers

Serving tofu and veggies kebab-style is festive, but firing up the grill, marinating the ingredients, and soaking the bamboo skewers (so they don’t ignite) can be time-consuming. And most people don’t own a stovetop grill. Here’s a shortcut method that circumvents all those steps, made right on an ordinary griddle.