Lemony Lentil Soup with Collards

Another sharer suggestion, this recipe is featured on www.eatingwell.com Serves 6 Ingredients: 1 cup dried brown lentils 8 cups water, divided 1/4 cup extra-virgin olive oil 2 medium onions, diced 2 medium carrots, diced 1 tsp. salt, divided 1/4 tsp. ground pepper 3...

Cherry Tomato Couscous

Adapted from 101cookbooks.com by Heidi Swanson Serves 4 to 6 Ingredients: 3 cups cooked couscous (whole wheat or barley varieties work well) About one pint of cherry tomatoes, halved 1 medium cucumber, peeled and cut into 1/4″ pieces 1 cup chickpeas, cooked 1...

Black Bean Tacos With Greens

Adapted from Food52.com Ingredients: 3 Tbsp. vegetable oil 3 garlic cloves, minced 4 cups Tuscan kale or Swiss chard, stems removed, sliced into ribbons (remove the stems and ribs first) 2 cups cooked black beans (canned are fine) 1 Tbsp. chili powder 1/4 tsp. cumin...

Chunky Curried Kabocha Squash Dip

Inspired by FoodandWine.com Makes 3 cups Ingredients: 1 kabocha squash, halved, seeded, peeled and cut into 1” chunks ¼ c olive oil 2 tsp. curry powder Salt and pepper to taste 1 jalapeno, minced 2 T red onion, finely chopped  2 T lime juice 1/3 c cilantro,...

Green Tomato and Jalapeno Jam

From Steamy Kitchen. A savory jam to spread on sandwiches with meat, on grilled fish or chicken, or to serve with cheese.  Ingredients 4 jalapenos, sliced, ribs and seeds removed 1 cup loosely packed cilantro and mint stems and leaves (mix to...