Cauli-faux-er Fried Rice
I see cauliflower. Everywhere. It was a vegetable I used to ignore and now I have fallen in love.
Cauliflower plays nicely with other ingredients. It’s happy to hang out for a good amount of time in the vegetable drawer of your fridge. Feel like potatoes or rice, but don’t feel like consuming the empty calories of a starch today? Cauliflower says, “Try me!” Have some GoodHeart chicken and want to make a quick dinner? Cauliflower says, “Rice me baby!” Cauliflower says, “Not to ...
Chili Garlic Green Bean and Chicken Stir Fry
June 30, 2016 | This week the wax and pole beans are coming in strongly. I remember that my son actually likes chili stir-fried beans at a local Chinese restaurant so I thought I’d try an adaptation to help deplete the big bowl of green beans that is on my counter. He loved them so much that he asked if I could cook them again tomorrow. Success! This one is getting written down. — Florencia
Quick Garden Chicken Stir Fry
June 15, 2016 | Tonight Nico’s friend is coming over with her parents. The two kids are re-enacting an episode of Chopped Junior. They will be making a dessert each so we have large bowls of strawberries, blackberries, blueberries, and nuts prepared for their mystery basket. But I still need to feed them dinner before we start the competition. Quick garden stir fry is my time saving solution and of course cucumber salad since I still have so many of them ripe and needing to be picked. -- ...
Quick Chicken Fried Rice
May 28, 2016 | A dear friend of mine is in town tonight and we are looking forward to catching up and gossiping like two girls who have not seen each other in ages. But before I can do that I need to whip together some dinner. I have finally cleared out the rest of the winter green garden and have a pile of mustard greens, scallions, and Gai Choy to cook with. One of my favorite things to do with fresh greens is fried rice so here goes — a night of greens and gossip. — Florencia