Baked Curried Hakurei Turnips

The perfect spiced addition to any meal or as a fun snack – Curried Hakurei Turnips! Use these as a base to your breakfast bowl, a fun salad topper, a side dish at dinner, or as a snack all on their own! Digging into Week 3 bounty of Taproot Farm’s Summer CSA! I have been LOVING…

Savory Sugar Snap Pea & Yogurt Salad

Anybody else embracing savory yogurts? This is the perfect addition to any meal or a meal on its own. Creamy, crunchy and packed with fresh flavor, this is an easy and quick dish to add to any menu that requires no cooking! Happy Week 2 of Taproot Farm’s Summer CSA! I hope you all are enjoying the…

Simple Spring Spinach Salad

It’s time for all things fresh and spring! Enjoy this spinach salad as a meal or as a side dish – fresh organic spinach, strawberries, rye bread, asparagus, pistachios, bee pollen, goat cheese, and balsamic all come together in perfect flavor harmony. Happy Week 1 of Taproot Farm’s Summer CSA! I am THRILLED to be…

Baked White Truffle Japanese Sweet Potato Fries

The perfect healthy snack for when you’re craving a big plate of French fries ~ crispy, slightly sweet and savory! This is a dish I could eat EVERY SINGLE DAY and not tire of! I have always been a lover of fries and I especially love baked versions. Japanese sweet potatoes are one of my…

Olive Oil Fried Kohlrabi and Rutabaga Cakes

A perfect crunchy and savory pairing to any breakfast or brunch and an ideal appetizer to serve to family and friends. Sometimes I have a tricky time figuring out what to do with my root vegetables and I am challenged to get creative. They always look so beautiful but also somewhat intimidating. Over the summer, I made…

Grape, Garlic & Greens Warm Winter Salad

A warm winter salad consisting of brussel sprout leaves, tatsoi, kale, garlic, red grapes, walnuts, pumpkin seeds, goat cheese and raw honey. Warm salads have always been a slightly strange concept to me. The first time I had one was in a restaurant a number of years back and I was pleasantly surprised by how…

Green Goddess Breakfast Tacos

Scrambled egg, Romanesco, mixed greens, brussel sprouts, and garlic, all stuffed into two soft corn tortillas, topped with goat cheese crumbles, toasted sesame seeds and hot sauce. Trying to think of more ways to sneak greens into your breakfast (especially after all the yummy Thanksgiving food this week!)? Look no further than these delicious Green Goddess…

Mini Bagel “Benedict” with Garlic, Brussel Sprout & Carrot Hash

Mini Everything Bagel Slices Topped with Poached Eggs, Everything Bagel Seasoning, Goat Cheese and Hot Sauce, Served Over a Bed of Sautéed Brussel Sprout Pieces, Garlic and Carrots. As the days get cooler and cooler, I find myself craving all things savory and warm for my meals. This mini bagel “benedict” paired with a simple…

Key Lime Honey, Radish, Golden Beet & Blood Orange Salad

A colorful and delicious salad made of mixed greens, blood oranges, French radishes, watermelon radishes, goat cheese, pistachios, golden beets and a key lime honey drizzle. This is, undoubtedly, the salad of my dreams. The colors alone fulfil that. Add in taste and you have a totally different dimension! I am not a lover of…

Creamy Kale, Cauliflower and Eggplant “Ravioli”

Little Kale “Raviolis” Stuffed with a Blend of Roasted Cauliflower, Roasted Eggplant, Olive Oil and a Garlic & Herb Cream Cheese, Baked to Perfection. I love being a bit “innovative” with my vegetables. And when trying to think of a way to recreate ravioli, I got the idea of using kale leaves. And, surprisingly, it turned out…