Marinated Mushrooms Recipe

Marinated Mushrooms Recipe

This marinated mushrooms recipe with garlic and herbs is ready in just 20 minutes, plus marinating time. A favorite of mine for more than 20 years, it is originally from Claudia Roden’s cookbook, Book of Middle Eastern Food. The book was originally published in 1968, 

Turkish Rice Pilaf Recipe

Turkish Rice Pilaf Recipe

This cinnamon and allspice scented rice pilaf recipe is traditionally used as a filling for stuffed grape leaves, stuffed peppers, and other “dolmas” or “stuffed things” in Turkey. Known as Iç Pilavı in Turkish, it is equally delicious eaten on its own without being used 

Hard-Boiled Eggs Recipe with Garlic and Parsley

Hard-Boiled Eggs Recipe with Garlic and Parsley

This hard-boiled egg recipe with garlic and parsley is a perfect party appetizer. It’s easy to make and so so delicious. Who Needs a Hard Boiled Egg Recipe? There are many opinions out there on how to make the perfect hard boiled egg. From salting 

Amy’s Celery Salad Recipe with Citrus and Chilies

Amy’s Celery Salad Recipe with Citrus and Chilies

This celery salad recipe combines crunchy celery, creamy avocado, and sweet orange all together with citrus and chilies. I adapted the recipe from Amy Pennington’s cookbook Salad Days: Boost Your Health and Happiness with 75 Simple, Satisfying Recipes for Greens, Grains, Proteins, and More. It 

Roasted Beet Salad Recipe with Garlic-Cumin Vinaigrette

Roasted Beet Salad Recipe with Garlic-Cumin Vinaigrette

This roasted beet salad recipe combines the natural sweetness of beets with a garlicky vinaigrette and a kick of jalapeno. The addition of creamy goat cheese rounds out the dish. Beets Taste Good! When I owned beachgreens produce home delivery service, I discovered that many 

Red Lentil Soup Recipe with Curry Powder and Spinach

Red Lentil Soup Recipe with Curry Powder and Spinach

This red lentil soup recipe with curry powder and spinach is a simple, delicious, and satisfying soup. I grew up eating Turkish-style lentil soup, and this particular recipe, while a departure from the lentil soup of my childhood, is an absolute favorite of mine. Lentil 

Broccoli and Sugar Snap Pea Salad Recipe

Broccoli and Sugar Snap Pea Salad Recipe

This broccoli and sugar snap pea recipe tastes sweet and crunchy, and is perfect for spring ingredients found fresh at the farmer’s market. How to Use Sumac in Salads Sumac is one of the essential Turkish spices. It is a dried spice made from a 

Chard Recipe with Pine Nuts and Feta Cheese

Chard Recipe with Pine Nuts and Feta Cheese

Wondering how to cook chard? This chard recipe with pine nuts and feta cheese uses an unexpected spice, and makes a delicious and easy vegetable side dish. How to Cook Chard Swiss Chard, or chard, comes in many colors, including red, white, and rainbow. It