Detox Resolution Recipe Series: Using whole grains, vegetables, lean meats and healthier fats in recipes that you may find taste really good!
In yesterday’s Whole Grain Pasta and Chard dinnerFeed, Richard and I decided to “trim the sails” and reduce our caloric intake. We’re sticking to our guns with tonight’s meal, as well, in a dish featuring tofu.
In a previous Baked Tofu dinnerFeed, I gently tried coaxing tofu haters into trying tofu through a 2-step program. The word on the street is this conversion process worked in several case-studies. If you remain a tofu-hater yet to be convinced, I haven’t given up on you. This recipe uses different Asian vegetables.
To save time, don’t roast the pepper. Simply slice it and sauté it when adding the shiitakes. You may also substitute an Asian marinade, such as Soy Vay, for the soy sauce, sesame oil, sesame seeds and ginger.
Taking care to practice what I preached in my last blog, I remain tasered into beans. (Been researching tasers for the current novel I’m writing. A cool word. It can be used as a noun: He’s running down Nine Mile, grab your taser! A verb: You tasered the wrong guy, man! Even an adjective: His eyes, a knee-buckling shade of … Full recipe post »
Whether you’re buried in 10 feet of snow, or basking in more winter favorable climes, February is a great time to inject a bit of heat–New Orleans style– into your kitchen. Here for my niece’s wedding, we’re spending a week in the Garden District, VRBOing a home built in the 1850’s with a front porch … Full recipe post »
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