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Posts Tagged ‘agave’

cooking from the CSA: crunchy beet and kohlrabi salads

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More CSA bounty! This week: Swiss chard, kohlrabi, cabbage, cukes, zukes (including lovely yellow ones), beets, lettuce, basil, dill, corn, cherries, blueberries, and peaches. But I feel I'm …

heat-wave abundance

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Before our CSA pickup last Saturday, the farm (Garden of Eve) let us know that after six weeks of non-stop sunshine, heat and drought (and hauling hose pipes …

going nuts over butters

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Peanut butter is quite naturally an American classic (barring allergies, of course). You can get oodles of variations, from sweetened super-smooth to organic all-natural chunky stuff to brown …

Life is sweet!

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Agave nectar has changed my life. To help keep my blood sugar levels stable, I haven't (knowingly) eaten refined sugar since the early 90s. Desserts have been tricky …

dairy-free hot cocoa

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Who doesn't love hot chocolate? And now I've discovered a quick way to make some without milk. I hesitated to leave milk out of my hot chocolate, but …