Our Favorite Recipes

Greens & Beans

  1 red onion, thinly sliced 2 tablespoons minced garlic or to taste 5 cups collard greens, stems discarded and leaves chopped 3/4 cup water, or as needed 1 tablespoon brown sugar 2 teaspoons cider vinegar 1 teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes, or to taste salt and...

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Braised Kale

1 bunch kale 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil 8 garlic cloves, chopped 3/4 cup lower-sodium chicken broth 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon black pepper 1/4 ounce grated Parmesan 1. Strip the kale leaves from the tough stems. Discard the stems; coarsely chop the...

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Kale & Feta Salad

1/3 cup feta cheese 1/4 cup currants 1/4 cup toasted pine nuts 1/3 cup feta cheese 1/4 cup currants 1/4 cup toasted pine nuts 1 bunch kale, large stems discarded, leaves finely chopped Massage kale with salt in a large mixing bowl for 2 minutes. Pour vinegar over the...

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Cranberry Beans

1 pound dried cranberry beans 1/2 cup extra virgin olive oil 2 onions, finely diced Salt and freshly ground black pepper 2 cloves garlic, minced 1/4 cup chopped parsley Lemon wedges, for garnish Wash and pick over the beans. Place in a pot, cover generously with water...

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Navy Bean Soup

1 (16 ounce) package dried navy beans 7 cups chicken stock 1/2 cup butter 4 carrots, chopped 1 onion, chopped 1/2lb bacon Clean and sort the beans. Place them in a large bowl with water to cover and soak for 3 hours. In a large pot over medium heat, combine the beans...

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Butternut Squash Souffle

2 cups cooked butternut squash ¼ cup real maple syrup 2 tablespoons brown sugar 1 teaspoons salt 3 tablespoons corn starch Puree all of the above 3 egg yolks 1 ¼ cup whipping cream 1 stick melted butter Mix with the above Whip egg whites until soft peaks Fold in...

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Zesty Sauteed Swiss Chard

1 1⁄2 tablespoons butter 1 1⁄2 tablespoons olive oil 2 garlic cloves, minced 1 pinch dry crushed red pepper 2 bunches swiss chard, stems trimmed, leaves cut into 1/2-inch-wide pieces Juice of 1/2 lemon salt Directions Melt butter and oil in heavy large pan over...

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Beet Salad with Goat Cheese

4 medium beets - scrubbed, trimmed and cut in half 1/3 cup chopped walnuts 3 tablespoons maple syrup salad greens 1/2 cup frozen orange juice concentrate 1/4 cup balsamic vinegar 1/2 cup extra virgin olive oil goat cheese to taste (I prefer the honey goat cheese, also...

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