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Steamed Artichokes with Basil Dipping Sauce

Spring is the season for those wonderful artichokes and here is a delicious way to enjoy them. If you’ve never eaten an artichoke, you’re in for a treat! THE TWIST Artichokes are antioxidant powerhouses, sporting more antioxidants than any other … Continue reading

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Authentic Guacamole

I promised my friend, Autumn, that I would post my guacamole recipe. She told me that she doesn’t generally like guacamole but the blend of flavors in this version kept her coming back for more. THE TWIST Creamy and rich, … Continue reading

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Hummus

Saturday evening I met Jamie, an engaging and delightful woman. We talked about our lives and our families. We touched on gratitude and faith and eventually we talked about food. Jamie seemed sincerely fascinated by the idea of only eating … Continue reading

Posted in Beans, Cayenne pepper, cilantro, cumin, Fresh Herbs, Fruit, garbanzo beans, garlic, lemon juice, Nuts and Seeds, olive oil, parsley, Spices and Seasonings, tahini, Vegetables | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment