For many years I tried to recreate the amazing egg salad I had at a French cafe I frequented. Then Piment d'Ville came into my life and the minute I had the distinctive sweet spicy flavor I knew what had been missing all those years.
Gougeres are delicate little pastry puffs with cheese, normally Gruyere. Despite their fancy name they are incredibly easy to whip up and can be made the day ahead. We're using Emmer Flour, an ancient grain that will make them even more flavorful in addition to being more healthy.
This easy, delicious recipe is our go-to for black bean soup. It's a plant based option among so many that call for sausage or other pork products. It shows us that you don't need meat to develop full, luscious flavors.
This extremely quick and bright dressing made with jarred roasted red peppers and Laurel hazelnut oil goes great on prepared veggies like roasted asparagus, sweet lettuces like Boston or Butter lettuce, and is a perfect chimichurri-like sauce for grilled steaks or halibut!
This is a showstopper salad with an absolutely irresistible dressing. Elevated ingredients including Gravenstein Apple Cider Vinegar elevate it to gourmet but it's simple to create. Your guests will be licking their plates.
This deliciously vegan curry takes the whole beans and rice thing to an exotic new level. Silky smooth yet dense King City Pink Beans are cooked in a flavorful broth with garlic, ginger and curry powder then enrobed in layers of flavorful coconut curry broth.
With just a handful of pantry items you can have a delicious gourmet dinner on the table in 15 minutes. It's a perfect blend of bright citrus and heat with the back bone of anise from the distinctively flavorful brown fennel.
We've elevated an ordinary carrot tart with show stopping carrot roses and the savory decadence of Moroccan spices and preserved lemons. A vegan pesto using the carrot greens creates the base for the tart.