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Vegetarian

Wrap it up!

Whether you need a quick lunch at home or something to brown-bag, this tasty wrap will delight you and your family. The combination of fresh veggies here is only a suggestion. Feel free to fill your wraps with any veggies you have on hand.…

Fried Plantains

4 ripe (yellow) plantains 1/3 cup vegetable oil To honey-roast the plaintains after frying them , you'll need: 1/3 cup honey 2 teaspoons cinnamon 2 tablespoons butter or margarine Peel the plantains and cut lengthwise in two. Heat…

Dutch grilled cheese sandwich

3 tablespoons butter, at room temperature 1 medium red onion (about ½ pound), thinly sliced ¾ teaspoon cumin seeds 6 ounces Wisconsin gouda (or other gouda), coarsely grated 8 slices rye bread with caraway seeds (¼ inch thick) From Great…

Grilled Fruit with Strawberry Dip

Try something new on the grill this summer! FOR THE DIP:     8 oz. part-skim ricotta cheese     8 strawberries, stems removed and halved     2 tablespoons plain, fat-free yogurt     1/4 teaspoon dried, ground ginger FOR GRILLING:     4…

Texas quick-step chili

Whip up something special for dad this Father’s Day 2 teaspoons canola oil ½ cup chopped onion ½ cup chopped green bell pepper 1 garlic clove, chopped 1 small jalapeño pepper, seeded and minced (or ½ teaspoon cayenne pepper) 1 teaspoon…

Favorite Carrot Cake Muffins

You read about Kathryn Oates' friendship with her mother and their bonding over cooking in Cooking with my mom. Now try your hand at making one of their favorite recipes. 1 cup oatmeal flour 1½ cup unbleached organic all-purpose flour 1…

Kadai aloo (Potato curry)

Lenten recipe 4 large potatoes, cut into cubes with skin on ½ tsp ginger ½ tsp coriander ¼ tsp turmeric ¼ tsp pepper ½ tsp cumin Juice from 1/2 lime 1 onion, thinly sliced 1 red pepper, thinly sliced 2 jalapeño peppers, diced 3 cloves…

Jollof rice

Lenten recipe Vegetable oil, for frying 3 dried chilis, minced 3 cups assorted Vegetables (carrots, green beans, cabbage) chopped and mixed together 2 Tbsp tomato paste 3 cups vegetable stock 3 cloves garlic, minced 2 yellow onions, minced…

Colcannon

1 pound cabbage, cored, quartered, and shredded 2 pounds boiling potatoes, peeled and cut into 2-inch pieces 2 small leeks, including white and green parts, washed and sliced 1 cup milk Salt and freshly ground pepper to taste ½ teaspoon…

Cameroonian fried vegetables

Lenten recipe 3 packages chopped frozen spinach or greens 1 onion, chopped 1 Tbsp or 3 cloves garlic, chopped 5 stalks of celery, chopped 2 tomatoes, chopped 5 potatoes or yams, chopped 2 Tbsp oil Salt (to taste) Boil spinach or greens…