Posts Tagged: condiments

Homemade Basic Tahini Sauce

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Tahini, aka sesame butter, is a pantry staple that mixes well in dips and sauces – making everything creamier, nuttier, and a little bit Mediterranean. It is also a great source of calcium and the essential amino acid lysine. Try this simple sauce over dark leafy greens, grains, tempeh, sweet potatoes, or as a dip… Read more »

Homemade BBQ Sauce

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Homemade BBQ Sauce Makes about 1 cup Ingredients: ½ cup apple juice ¼ cup tomato paste 2 tablespoons maple syrup 1 tablespoon tamari 1 teaspoon apple cider vinegar 1 teaspoon Dijon mustard 1 teaspoon smoked paprika 1 teaspoon onion powder ½ teaspoon chili powder (double if you like it spicier) ½ teaspoon sea salt ½… Read more »

Kale Salad Paired with Organic Agriculturist Wine from Frey Vineyards

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A kale salad that’s hearty enough for dinner AND red wine! Pairs great with full-bodied reds like Frey Wine’s Organic Agriculturist, a tannic syrah-merlot blend available exclusively at Whole Foods. Chef Sita’s Kale Salad Kale, massaged or marinated Baby lettuces Sliced fennel “Segmented” citrus Toasted pine nuts or hazelnuts Honey shallot vinaigrette (recipe below) Image:… Read more »