Vegan Quinoa Salad
Date June 6, 2013
Quinoa is an edible seed with a low glycemic index. Its nutty, substantive qualities make it an ideal meal, or side dish. This recipe is extremely easy to make, delicious and quite healthy.
Tagged avocado, beans, cilantro, delicious, extra virgin olive oil, healthy eating, healthy recipes, Italian parsley, olive oil, parsley, peppers, quinoa, quinoa dishes, quinoa ideas, quinoa recipes, sweet peppers, vegan, vegan dishes, vegan recipes, vegetarian, vegetarian dishes, vegetarian recipes
How to Cook Vegetables
Date September 18, 2012
Have you ever bitten into a piece broccoli only to have it turn to mush in your mouth? Well, that’s what happens when you over-cook your vegetables. Not only do vegetables become unpalatable when they’re over-done, they lose most of their nutritional value when overcooked.
Tagged asparagus, blanching, braising, carrots, cooking, cooking vegetables, cooking veggies, coook, Dining, Food, grilling, how to cook vegetables, peppers, vegan, vegetables, vegetarian, veggies
How to Cut a Pepper
Date June 16, 2012
Peppers, especially colored, are extremely expensive. I often see my staff discarding portions of the pepper that could easily have been utilized. This video will demonstrate how to cut a pepper properly so that there is zero waste.
Tagged chef, chef's knives, chefs, cook, cooking, cutting, cutting peppers, knife, knife brands, knives, pepper, pepper cutting, peppers, recipes, slicing, steel, steels, vegetarian
Vegetarian Curried Stuffed Peppers
Date February 18, 2012
Vegetarian Curried Stuffed Peppers Recipe
Tagged Boca, curried, curried stuffed peppers, curry, Dining, dinner, dinner recipes, Food, lunch recipes, peppers, recipes, stuffed peppers, vegan, vegan recipes, vegetarian, vegetarian recipes
A few years ago I decided to skip the big stores, and found a local east-end nursery to support. A neighbor of mine suggested that I stop by Garden Dreams Urban Farm and Nursery at 806 Holland Avenue in Wilkinsburg. It’s a true gem, and the quality of the plants is amazing.
Tagged farming, fertilizer, fertilizers, Garden Dreams Urban Farm and Nursery, gardening, nursery, peppers, Pittsburgh nurseries, Pittsburgh nursery, planting, planting a garden, planting peppers, plants, seeds, tomato plants, tomatoes