Blog Archives for tag ground cumin

‘Chickpea-Spinach Masala’

The word masala is of Indian origin and translates into ”a mixture of spices.’  One of its most popular uses in a… Continue reading »

‘Marrakesh Carrots’

Sara Forte’s series of cookbooks are each as fabulous as the next!  Her recipes feature whole foods, healthy grains, and… Continue reading »

‘Roasted Cauliflower & Arugula Salad with Sumac Dressing’

Ground sumac is becoming more readily available in supermarkets these days and if you’ve never had it, it is a… Continue reading »

‘Beef Kofta with Bulgur & Kale Salad’

Kofta  are flavorful, cigar-shaped Turkish meatballs that are made either with ground beef, lamb or a combination of both.  Sometimes… Continue reading »

Turmeric-Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Black Beans & Sweet Peppers

This recipe adheres to the notion that colorful plates are the healthiest of plates (and the most aesthetically-pleasing)! As a… Continue reading »

Spicy Chicken, Black Bean & Butternut Squash Chili

You can spice this chili up-or-down based on your personal preference on heat.  I like to make my pots of… Continue reading »

Chicken, Black-Eyed Pea & Chard Enchiladas

Remember that yummy hoppin’ john I made a couple days back for the stuffed peppers? Well this is another great… Continue reading »

‘Roasted Cauliflower & Arugula Salad with Sumac Dressing’

Just back from our local spice shop with a bag of goodies in hand, one of the treasures in my… Continue reading »

‘Freekeh with Chard & Roast Carrots’

Freekeh is quickly moving to the top of my ‘favorite ancient grains’ list.  Similar in texture to a cracked wheat,… Continue reading »

Roast Carrot-Ginger Soup with Mascarpone & Sunflower Seeds

It’s amazing what you can accomplish with a simple bag of carrots.  With those lovely orange gems on hand, along… Continue reading »