Sweet Potato and Black Beans

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Ingredients 3 tablespoons California olive oil 3 garlic cloves, finely minced 1 ½ teaspoons cumin 1 ½ teaspoons coriander ½ teaspoon Mexican oregano 1 teaspoon salt ½ teaspoon pepper 1 pound sweet potatoes, peeled and cubed into 3/8 inch pieces 1 bell pepper stemmed, seeded and cut into ¼ inch pieces 1 sweet onion diced into ¼ inch pieces 1 …

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Brussels Sprouts and Quinoa

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Ingredients 1 pound Brussels sprouts (use medium size), trimmed and cut in half 1 pound cremini mushrooms, quartered Salt and freshly ground pepper 4 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil 2 garlic cloves, finely minced 1/4 cup flat-leaf parsley, finely minced 2 teaspoons lemon zest, finely chopped 1 1/2 cups quinoa, (prewashed preferred) Parmesan cheese for serving (optional) Directions Preheat oven …

Cuban-Style Chicken Stew

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Ingredients 8 bone-in, skin-on chicken thighs or 1 (3 1⁄2–4-lb.) chicken, quartered 1⁄4 cup fresh lime juice 1⁄4 cup fresh orange juice 3 cloves garlic, lightly smashed 1⁄3 cup olive oil 1 large green or red bell pepper, stemmed, seeded, and thinly sliced 1 large white onion, thinly sliced 1 cup dry white wine or low sodium chicken stock 1 …

Polenta with Wild Mushrooms & Marinara

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Serves 6 Ingredients Polenta 2 tsp Salt 1.5 cups polenta 0.3 cups butter for polenta 3 tblsp butter for mushroom saute 0.8 cups parmesan cheese, freshly grated 1 lbs mixed mushrooms, sliced thinly 5 cups vegetable broth and/or water Marinara 1.0 each onions, diced 2 each garlic cloves, minced 2 each carrots, organic, small, chopped 2 each celery stalks, organic, …

Farro Salad

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Ingredients 1 ½ cups whole farro 1 tablespoon salt 2 quarts water 1 pound cherry tomatoes, cut in half 1 tablespoon California olive oil 1 pound sugar snaps peas 4 qts water with 1 tablespoon kosher salt for sugar snap peas ¼ tsp kosher salt ¼ tsp ground black pepper 3 tablespoons California olive oil 2 tablespoons Meyer lemon juice …

Kale Salad with Sun-dried Tomatoes, Artichoke Hearts & Sunflower Seeds

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Serves 6 Ingredients 4 Bunches Curly Kale, de-stemmed and cut in ribbons 1 cup Sun-dried tomatoes, marinated in olive oil, drained and chopped 1 cup Artichoke hearts, canned, drained and chopped into bite sizes 1 cup Pumpkin seeds 1 cup Organic virgin olive oil 0.5 cup fresh lemon juice 0.5 cup organic apple cider vinegar 1 clove Organic garlic, minced …

Farro Garden Salad

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Serves 6 Ingredients 1 bunch Chard, washed and cut in thin ribbons 1 each Red bell pepper, cut into small 1/4 inch cubes 1 each Carrot, peeled, and cut into small 1/4 inch cubes 0.75 cups parsley, finely chopped 2 tbsp Olive oil 2 each Green onions, thinly sliced 2.5 cups Farro 7.3 cups Vegetable stock Dressing 1 cups Olive …

Cuban Rice with Black Beans

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Ingredients 2 tsp California olive oil 1 green bell pepper, chopped 1 red bell pepper, chopped 1 small onion, finely chopped 2 cloves garlic, minced 1 cup uncooked long grain rice 15 oz can Cuban style black beans (don’t drain) 1 1/2 cups water 1/2 tsp ground cumin 1 bay leaf ¼ tsp dried Mexican oregano salt and pepper to …

Sweet Potato Soup

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Ingredients 4 tablespoons organic unsalted butter 1 shallot, thinly sliced 3/8 teaspoon dried thyme 4 cups water 2 pounds sweet potatoes, peeled, (reserving ½ the peels) cut potatoes in half lengthwise and slice ¼ inch thick 1 tablespoon honey ½ teaspoon apple cider vinegar kosher salt pepper Minced fresh chives Directions Melt butter in large saucepan over medium-low heat. Add …

Butternut & Cranberry Farro Salad

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Ingredients 1 cup farro 3 cups water 1 medium butternut squash, peeled, seeded and cut into ½” cubes 1 tablespoon California extra virgin olive oil ½ teaspoon kosher salt ¼ teaspoon ground black pepper ½ teaspoon allspice ½ cup raw pecans, chopped ¼ cup California extra virgin olive oil ¼ cup fresh orange juice 1 teaspoon honey ¼ teaspoon Trader …