Recipe Blog

asian-style cold tahini soba noodles

by Jackie Newgent  |  February 14, 2020  |  0 Comments
If it’s a day that ends in “y,” you’ll want these Asian-Style Cold Tahini Noodles ready for slurping up with chopsticks (or eating with a fork, if you must)! The bowl of goodness is flavorful, filling, and fully plant-based. And it’s a delightful way to get some veggies!
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tart cherry & popcorn snack mix

by Jackie Newgent  |  December 5, 2019  |  0 Comments
Montmorency tart cherries have a delightfully tart taste that I adore. Plus, they’ve got anthocyanins, which are health promoting! Dried tart cherries offer a sweet-tart balance and are tasty as is. But they’re quite versatile in recipes, too. They’re the star of this popcorn snack mix along with pops of lemon zest, fresh rosemary, and pistachios. Enjoy it as an anytime snack—or a fun party app! Disclosure: At time of posting, Jackie was a spokesperson for Cherry Marketing Institute (Montmorency Tart Cherries). #ChooseMontmorency
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mediterranean salad with sumac tahini dressing

by Jackie Newgent  |  November 18, 2019  |  0 Comments
This fall I have had the pleasure to have Leah Kern as my dietetic intern. She loves story-telling about food—and she has quite an adventurous eating style. Her default meals have a Mediterranean flair. So, I asked her to create a seasonal Mediterranean-style recipe for you. (Check out her instagram page for food and stories @foodfor_thought_.) She created this awesome salad that I’ll be sure to be making often. Here’s her story about the delightful salad—and the recipe!
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savory oatmeal with greens, pumpkin seed “tofu” & tart cherry reduction

by Jackie Newgent  |  October 24, 2019  |  0 Comments
This is how I like to start my Saturdays … with a comforting bowl of savory oatmeal. And this one is loaded with goodness (hello anti-inflammatory ingredients!). It has a few steps … but you can quickly cook up the “tofu” and tart cherry reduction while the oatmeal is simmering. So, it’s simpler than it may seem.
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