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Real winter weather in Tuscany = green cabbage on the menu

Green cabbage offers loads of possibilities. The outer part of the cabbage is perfect to fill. Blanch 6 beautiful leaves for a few mins. Drain thoroughly. 116 more words


Turmeric and Ginger Chicken Soup

Ok…its a little chilly out there, depending on where you live. Actually it’s chilly in Mexico where the temperature last night dropped to 13 C. Forget Christmas…LOL. 249 more words


Tasty Tuesday ... East-West Stir-Fry with lots of Ginger

Some nights, I get hungry before I even had a chance to think about what to cook for dinner. That’s always the perfect moment for a quick stir fry. 394 more words


Khara Biscuit (Iyengar bakery style): Step by Step

Khara biscuit (khara translates to spicy/hot in Kannada) is an extremely well-known savoury style bakery item enjoyed by people of all ages. They’re flavoured with a delicious paste of of fresh coriander, green chillies and ginger – giving them their characteristic pastel green colour… 781 more words


Fresh Produce Finds! Herbs, Ginger and Veggie Noodles

One of the drawbacks to Aldi is that the produce selection isn’t always the most varied. I buy a lot of the basics there (potatoes, broccoli, cauliflower, scallions, cucumbers etc) but I was still shopping at “regular” supermarkets for additional produce. 160 more words

Aldi Love

11/10/17 -- dessert smoothie

Dessert Smoothie


1/2 cup cashews

1 cup kale

10 dates

2 bananas

fresh ginger (one medium-sized piece)

1/2 tsp. vanilla extract

1/2 cup water… 207 more words



When I was growing up, the only ginger we had in our kitchen was the powdered kind kept in a tin in the spice drawer. It came out in the fall to be added to pumpkin for pies and to cake batter and cookie dough for gingerbread and gingersnaps. 354 more words

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