Drinks

Mango Lassi

nothing better than a cool glass of sweet mango lassi on a hot summer’s day Lassi is a popular yogurt-based drink that originated in the Indian subcontinent. One of the most popular varieties are Mango Lassi using ripe mangos blended with yogurt, and sometimes cinnamon or cardamom. This recipe is simple with minimal added sugar.… Continue reading Mango Lassi

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Cilantro And Lemon Spiced Shrimp

a simple shrimp recipe loaded with bold fresh flavors, versatile enough for many dishes Aside from being a lean protein source, shrimp provides an impressive array of nutrients. Four ounces provides over 100% of the Daily Value for selenium, over 75% for vitamin B12, over 50% for phosphorous, and over 30% for choline, copper, and… Continue reading Cilantro And Lemon Spiced Shrimp

Savory

Garlic & Cumin Shrimp Tacos

a warm, soft taco loaded with garlicky cumin shrimp, fresh cilantro and crisp red cabbage There has been a lot of research conducted on shrimp and the cholesterol levels it provides. Many people are often instructed to avoid shrimp if they have certain health conditions relating to high cholesterol levels. There are two types of… Continue reading Garlic & Cumin Shrimp Tacos

Dressings, Dips, & Condiments

Homemade Chipotle Sauce

spicy, smoky robust chipotle sauce perfect for any taco or marinate This dressing or topping is packed with spicy, savory flavors and ridiculously easy to make. I used chipotle peppers submerged in adobo sauce as the dominant flavor in this condiment. Chipotles are small peppers, most often times jalapeños, that have been dried by a… Continue reading Homemade Chipotle Sauce

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Roasted Carrot and Arugula Salad

sweet roasted carrots over a bed of peppery arugula and a fresh zesty pomegranate molasses dressing Roasting vegetables provides a unique smooth flavor that is a great addition to various dishes. Roasted carrots are almost creamy and provide a sweet delicate flavor. Carrots are loaded with antioxidants, especially beta carotene, and can aid in reducing… Continue reading Roasted Carrot and Arugula Salad