Category Archive: Sides

Caramelized Broccoli with Garlic

  I’ve only ever thought of caramelizing onions (or sugar) so the thought that you can caramelize broccoli was intriguing! This recipe from Food and Wine was great, although all of the stages take longer… Continue reading

Raw Avocado and Cucumber Soup

 I feel like all I’ve been eating for the past 3 days is avocado and yogurt (I do have a chicken roasting in the oven so don’t worry – or maybe do worry… Continue reading

Kimchi Fried Rice

  This is all I want to eat for then next I-don’t-know-how-long. First of all, I’m entering into a super laggart obsession with fermented foods, and how they’re so good for you. So why… Continue reading

Flat Beans with Tomato and Garlic

  This week at my CSA I had a choice between string beans and flat beans – flat beans, obviously! I guess they pretty much taste and function the same way, but they’re cooler… Continue reading

Raw Sweet Corn Soup with Yellow Peppers and Coconut Milk

  Raw sweet corn is the most delicious thing! And if you don’t cook it, it retains all of its nutritional properties as a vegetable, instead of devolving into a simple starch. It’s amazing… Continue reading

Spiced Quinoa Tabbouleh

  At my CSA this week they said I could take all the parsley I wanted because no one seemed to be into it. Why not?? Tabbouleh!!! The more parsley the better.  This time… Continue reading

Yellow Squash, Potato, and Goat Cheese Gratin

  So much yellow squash and potatoes in my CSA share this week! Enough to easily make a double of this recipe from The Kitchn, and then some. I was nervous about making toooo… Continue reading

Scallion Pancakes with Rice- and Chickpea Flour

  Also from my CSA (how many posts will be beginning with that phrase??) I got a giant bunch of scallions, and I decided to make scallion pancakes because everyone seems obsessed with them.… Continue reading

Radish, Turnip, and Beet Chips

  Oh CSA joy – so many radishes!! I still had some left over from 2 weeks ago, and then I got another bunch. And a bunch of beets. And I also had a… Continue reading

Simple Basil Garlic Scape Pesto with Pumpkin Seeds

  This week in my CSA haul I got 2 garlic scapes and 2 bunches of basil – and I had some gf pasta in my pantry and was in the mood for comfort… Continue reading