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chunky root veg soup

root veg soup

Tweet When in need of comfort food with a healthy twist, look no further than this shockingly simple 3-step recipe for chunky root veggie soup using nothing more than seasonal produce and a few kitchen staples for added flavor. When I say 3-step, I live up to my promise: Step 1: Wash, peel and cut your favorite root […]

last days of summer cabbage stew

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Tweet   When I received a massive head of Napa cabbage from my last CSA vegetable delivery, I thought it best to chop the entire thing up and transform it into a low-fat, crunchy stew that would warm the heartstrings as the chill of Autumn begrudgingly arrives. The simple stew included most of the items in […]

not bubby’s borscht

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Tweet Cracking into Sweet Bean’s CSA stash of organic root winter vegetables meant reinventing the warm Ukrainian soup synonymous with eastern European Jewish culture. I created a slightly refined, if not more nutritious, version that included lentils and carrots in addition to the requisite beets. I grated the veggies using the Cuisinart instead of cutting them into chunks, which […]