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Cooking with Amaranth

Amaranth is an ancient, gluten-free superfood associated with the Aztec empire. When raw, it appears to be similar to quinoa but changes completely in texture when it is cooked. 45 more words

Health Benefits of Amaranth

From Organicfacts.net

Some of the most unique health benefits of amaranth include its ability to stimulate growth and repair, reduce inflammation, prevent certain chronic diseases, boost bone strength, lower blood pressure, improve the immune system, reduce the appearance of… 276 more words

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Lunchtime in the Garden

A neglected plot of amaranth serves up a bountiful lunch for this male Oregon junco.

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Amaranth Porridge Bowl with Berries

I love Amaranth because it is such a versatile ingredient.  During our tv show I have recently popped it, serve it instead of mash and use it to thicken soups.  

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