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Budda Bowl

½ cup olive oil, divided
½ a sweet potato, diced
1 carrot, diced
1 zucchini, diced
2 tsp chili powder
2 tsp cumin
Salt and Pepper to taste
¼ cup tahini
2 large avocados, sliced in half and pits removed
Lemon juice
½ cup cooked quinoa

  Preheat oven to 350F. In a bowl, toss ¼ cup olive oil, sweet potato, carrot, zucchini, chili powder, cumin, salt and pepper. Roast vegetables in a baking tray until tender and golden brown, about 40 minutes.

In a small food processor, combine remaining olive oil, tahini, flesh of 1 avocado and lemon juice; blend. If needed add small amounts of water to thin dressing.

Heat grill to medium-high. Brush flesh of remaining avocado with oil, place cut side down onto grill to char, remove. Cool; remove skin and slice.

Divide quinoa, vegetables and avocado into 2 bowls. Drizzle with avocado tahini. Makes 2 servings.

Recipe courtesy of Del Rey Avocado, RV Aquacates, West park Avocado, Mission Produce

Cauliflower Pizza

1 large head cauliflower
8 large eggs, divided
1 c. shredded white Cheddar
2 cloves garlic, minced
1 tsp. paprika
kosher salt
Freshly ground black pepper
1 tbsp. extra-virgin olive oil
1 large onion
2 red bell peppers, chopped
1 c. ham
1 1/2 c. Shredded Monterey Jack
Freshly chopped chives, for garnish

  Preheat oven to 425º and line a baking sheet with parchment. Grate cauliflower on small side of box grater to form fine crumbs. Transfer to a large bowl.

To bowl add 2 eggs, white cheddar, garlic, and paprika and season with salt and pepper. Stir until combined.

Transfer dough to prepared baking sheet and pat into a crust. Bake until golden and dried out, 25 minutes.

Meanwhile, in a large skillet over medium heat, heat oil. Add onion and peppers and cook until soft, 8 minutes. Stir in ham. In a small bowl, whisk together remaining 6 eggs and season with salt and pepper. Pour eggs into skillet and scramble, 3 minutes.

Remove cauliflower crust from oven and heat broiler. Spread a thin layer of salsa on top. Top with scrambled eggs and Monterey jack.

Broil until cheese is golden, 2 minutes.

Garnish with chives and serve.


Recipe courtesy of delish

Citrus Roasted Shrimp

8 easy peel 13/15 shrimp
1 large naval orange
1 large lemon
5 fresh sage leaves
Black pepper, to taste
1 Tbsp extra virgin olive oil
Salt, to taste























  Heat oven to 375F. Thaw the shrimp under cold running water and remove the shells leaving the tail on. Slice the orange and lemon into ¼ inch thick slices. Arrange the citrus in an ovenproof stainless or non-reactive pan. Arrange the shrimp over the citrus. Arrange the sage leaves over the shrimp. Season with fresh black pepper.

Roast for 12-13 minutes, until the shrimp is just done. Remove from the oven, drizzle with extra virgin olive oil and salt to taste. Serve hot. Makes 2-4 servings.

Recipe courtesy of Chicken of the Sea Frozen Foods



















Easy Frittata

8 large eggs
1/3 c. heavy cream
3/4 c. shredded mozzarella
Kosher salt
Freshly ground black pepper
Pinch red pepper flakes
2 tbsp. extra-virgin olive oil
1 shallot, minced
3 cloves garlic, minced
8 oz. baby bella mushrooms, sliced
1/2 c. ricotta
3 c. baby spinach






















  Preheat oven to 375°. In a medium bowl whisk together eggs, heavy cream, and mozzarella. Season with salt, pepper, and a pinch red pepper flakes.

In a large skillet over medium heat, heat oil. Add shallot and garlic and cook until soft, 5 minutes then add mushrooms and cook until soft, another 5 minutes more. Add spinach and cook until wilted, 2 minutes. Season with salt and pepper.

Pour egg mixture into skillet then dollop with ricotta and transfer skillet to oven.
Bake until eggs are just set, 12 minutes.

Recipe courtesy of Makinze Gore


















Guacamole Toast

2 ripe avocados
Juice of 1 lime
1/2 tsp. kosher salt
1/2 c. cherry tomatoes, quartered
1/2 small red onion, minced
1/2 jalapeño, minced
1 clove garlic, minced
4 slices sourdough bread, toasted
1 tbsp. fresh cilantro, chopped





















  In a bowl, mash together avocado with lime juice and kosher salt. Stir in tomatoes, onion, jalapeno, and garlic until combined.

Spread on slices of bread, then sprinkle with cilantro.

Recipe courtesy of delish


















jerk salmon

1½ lb fresh Salmon filet
4 scallions, chopped
2 garlic cloves, minced
1 jalapeno pepper, seeds and ribs removed, dices
1 Tbsp brown sugar
1 tsp thyme
1 Tbsp ground ginger
1 Tbsp allspice
2 tsp cinnamon
2 tsp smoked paprika
½ tsp cayenne pepper, or to taste
2 tsp sea salt
¼ c soy sauce
6 Tbsp olive oil, divided
Juice of 2 limes ( about ¼ cup)




















  Rinse salmon, pat dry. Cut into 4 (6 oz) portions. Place in a large zip-close bag.

Mix scallions, garlic, jalapeno, sugar, thyme, spices, salt, soy sauce, 4 Tbsp olive oil and lime juice. Pour over salmon and seal bag; turn bag over to evenly coat salmon. Marinate 2 to 4 hours.

Preheat oven to 400F. Heat remaining oil over high heat in an ovenproof skillet. Sear salmon on one side about 1 minute. Flip and cook until pale pink, about 1 more minute.

Transfer skillet to oven, bake 6-8 minutes, until salmon flakes easily ( 145 F internal temperature). Allow salmon to rest 3-5 minutes. Makes 4 servings.

Recipe courtesy of Multiexport Foods

















Pepper Egg-in-a-Hole

4 bell peppers (assorted colors), tops and seeds removed
1 c. shredded Cheddar
4 slices bacon, cooked and chopped
kosher salt
Freshly ground black pepper
4 large eggs
Freshly chopped parsley, for garnish



















  Preheat oven to 400º. In each bell pepper half, add cheddar and cooked bacon. Crack an egg on top and season with salt and pepper.
Bake until whites are cooked and yolks slightly runny, 20 to 25 minutes.
Garnish with parsley.


Recipe courtesy of delish

















Slow Cooker Recipe: Organic 3-Bean & Vegetable Soup

1 carton organic vegetable broth
1 can organic black beans
1 can organic garbanzo beans
1 can organic kidney beans
2 cans organic tomato sauce
1 head of cabbage (chopped)
8 medium carrots (chopped)
2 tsp. organic Adobo seasoning
1/2 tsp. organic garlic powder
1/2 tsp. organic kelp granules (sea salt can be substituted)


















  Add broth, black beans, garbanzo beans, kidney beans and tomato sauce to slow cooker.

Next, add Adobo seasoning, garlic powder and kelp granules.

Finally, add vegetables.

Stir mixture to combine.

Cook on high for 4-5 hours

Recipe courtesy of The Bombshell Mommy

















Southwestern Honey-Chipolte Glazed Salmon

Glaze:
6 Oz honey
2 -3 Tbsp canned chipotle chiles in sauce, minced
2 Tbsp orange juice

Southwestern Salsa:
2 red bell peppers
1 jalapeno pepper
3 ears of corn, peeled
1 sweet onion, in small dice
2 (15 oz) cans black beans, drained and rinsed
Juice of 2 Limes
2 Tbsp olive oil
1 bunch cilantro, washed and chopped
2 tsp cumin
2 tsp chili powder
Salt and freshly ground pepper, to taste
4 6oz salmon filets

















  Prepare the glaze. Combine all the ingredients and set aside.

Prepare the salsa: Roast the bell and jalapeno peppers as 425F until the skin darkens and breaks away from the flesh. Cool; trim off ends and remove seeds. Dice the bell peppers; mince the jalapeno. Poach the corn in salted boiling water for 9 minutes. Cool; cut off and reserve the kernels. Sauté the onion until transparent. Combine all of the salsa ingredients and set aside.

Prepare the salmon: Grill or pan roast the salmon at 425F for about 10-12 minutes, until cooked throughout and at 145F internal temperature, Divide the salsa among the 4 plates, or spread into a large platter. Top with salmon, then pour the glaze over the salmon. Makes 4 servings.

Recipe courtesy of Lusamerica, SlaMar, Vikenco
















Roasted Beets and Carrots with Goat Cheese Dressing

1 1/2 pounds golden beets with tops
1 1/2 pounds red beets with tops
3 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil
3 large garlic cloves, halved
Salt and freshly ground pepper
8 ounces fresh baby carrots
1 tablespoon sherry vinegar
1 large shallot, minced
1 ounce soft goat cheese, crumbles
















  Preheat the oven to 425°. Peel the beets and cut them into 1-inch wedges. Discard the tough stems from the beet tops and coarsely chop the leaves.

In a bowl, toss the golden beets with 1 teaspoon of the olive oil and 2 garlic clove halves and season with salt and pepper. Arrange in one-third of a large ovenproof skillet.

Repeat with the red beets and then the carrots, using 1 teaspoon of olive oil and 2 garlic halves for each vegetable. Set the skillet over high heat and cook without stirring until sizzling. Cover the skillet and roast in the oven for about 35 minutes, until tender. Transfer the vegetables to a platter.

In a small bowl, whisk the vinegar with 1 tablespoon of the olive oil and half of the shallot. Season with salt and pepper and whisk in the goat cheese.

In the skillet, heat the remaining 1 tablespoon of oil. Add the remaining shallot and cook over moderately high heat until softened, about 1 minute. Add the chopped beet greens and cook until just wilted, about 5 minutes. Season with salt and pepper

Add half of the goat cheese dressing to the beet greens and toss. Add the roasted vegetables and toss once or twice. Transfer the salad to a platter and drizzle with the remaining dressing. Serve right away.

The roasted vegetables can be refrigerated for up to 3 days. Rewarm before assembling the salad.

Recipe Courtesy of Food and Wine Magazine November 2012
















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