recipes: good for you

  • Baby Lettuce Salad w/ Grilled Stone Fruit and Sherry Vinaigrette
    butter lettuceKosher saltrice bran oilwhole almondsextra-virgin olive oilpeachessherry vinegardijon mustardZest and juice of an orangeKosher salt and black pepper to tastesheep's cheesefennel
  • Caesar Salad with Herbed Croutons
    anchovy filletsDijon mustardWorcestershire saucefresh garlicjuice of 0.5 lemonegg yolksrice bran oilfinely grated ParmesanKosher salt and black peppercrusty French breadolive oilgarlicunsalted butterchopped herbs (parsley oregano thyme etc)chili flakesKosher saltlittle gem lettucesParmesan cheese
  • Cuban Ceviche
    assorted seafoodcherry tomatoes (or 1 cup roma tomatoes)onionbell pepperscallionscilantroolive oilKosher salt and ground black pepper to tastelime juiceZest of 1 orangeJuice of 2 orangesground allspiceextra-virgin olive oilgreen plantainsSaltRice bran oil for fryingavocados
  • Cucumber and Daikon Salad
    saltsugarrice vinegarEnglish cucumbersgochujaruchivessesame seedsmung bean sproutsdaikonice watercarrotsrice vinegarsaltfreshly ground pepperred onion
  • Eggplant Curry (Baingan Bartha)
    medium eggplantsoil (to coat eggplant)olive oilwhole cumin seedsgarlicpiece of gingermedium oniongreen chiliesroma tomatoesground turmericground cuminground corianderground garam masalachopped cilantrosqueeze of lemonsaltoptional: frozen green peas
  • Ensalada De Nopales
    A fresh Mexican side dish fresh cactus paddlesolive oilSaltsmall red onioncilantropickled jalapeñosbell pepperlime juiceolive oildried Mexican oreganoradish slicesqueso fresco or mild fetaLettuce leaves (for garnish or for salad)avocado