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  • Blueberry Wheat & Corn Pancakes

    Ingredients:

    • 1 cup soymilk
    • 1/2 cup water
    • 1 cup whole wheat pastry flour
    • 1/2 cup whole grain corn flour
    • 1 teaspoon baking powder
    • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
    • 1/4 teaspoon salt
    • 1 1/2 cups fresh blueberries
    • 2 tablespoons light tasting olive oil

    Directions:

    1. Preheat the oven to 200 degrees F (95 degrees C)
    2. Combine water & soy milk in small bowl
    3. In large bowl, combine both of the flours, the baking powder, baking soda, & salt.
    4. Stir in the milk mixture until just combined. Fold in the blueberries and let the batter sit for 5 minutes.
    5. Lightly oil a skillet or griddle and heat over medium heat. Pour about 1/4 cup of batter onto the hot griddle for each pancake. Cook until pancakes are bubbly on top and edges are slightly dry looking. Turn and cook until pancakes are browned. Transfer to a baking sheet to keep warm in the preheated oven (cover them with tinfoil) while cooking the remaining batter. Serve warm with all natural (no sugar added) blueberry jam.

    Serves: 6

    Preparation time: 25 minutes

  • Spaghetti Squash Casserole

    Ingredients:

    • 1 large spaghetti squash
    • 1 large onion, minced
    • 5-6 cloves garlic, minced
    • 1 cup mushrooms, chopped
    • 1 tablespoon olive oil
    • 1 plantain, sliced
    • 1 28 oz. can diced tomatoes
    • 1 16 oz. can crushed tomatoes
    • 1 cup cooked cracked wheat, bulgur wheat, or couscous (have fun and experiment)
    • basil, oregano, cayenne, and parsley
    • whatever seasonings that strike you at the moment - that's what I used last time, and it was great!

    Directions:

    Split the squash in half and cook upside-down in water for about 20-30 minutes. until tender. Pour 2 cups hot water over grains of choice and let sit cover for approximately 15 minutes.

    Meanwhile, sauté the onion, garlic, mushrooms and plantains in the oil. If needed, add some water. Add cans of tomatoes and spices and let simmer for 15-20 minutes. Add drained grains and simmer another 5 minutes.

    Pour the sauce over spaghetti squash on individual plates.

    Enjoy!

    Serves: 4

    Preparation time: 20-30 minutes

  • Spinach & Mushroom Quiche

    Ingredients:

    • 4 eggs
    • 1 tsp salt
    • 1 1/2 cups cooked rice
    • 6 tbsp milk
    • 3 oz grated cheese
    • 2 1/2 cups cooked spinach (squeeze and pat dry to remove excess water)
    • 3/4 cup sliced mushrooms

    Directions:

    Beat 2 eggs, add rice, 1/2 cheese, salt and mix.

    Press this mixture into 9" pie plate to form a crust.

    Beat the remaining eggs, stir in spinach, cheese, milk, & mushrooms. Pour over the pie plate, bake in oven at 375 deg F for 30 minutes.

    Serves: 4 - 6

    Preparation time: 45 minutes

  • Fingerling Potato Leek Hash with Swiss Chard and Eggs

    Thanks to our customer Hillary Barraza for sharing this yummy recipe link!

    Ingredients:

    • 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil
    • 2 cups sliced leek (about 2 large)
    • 12 ounces fingerling potatoes, cut in half lengthwise (about 4 cups)
    • 2 garlic cloves, minced
    • 1 1/4 teaspoons Spanish smoked paprika, divided
    • 1/2 teaspoon salt, divided
    • 1/2 teaspoon coarsely ground black pepper, divided
    • 4 cups thinly sliced trimmed Swiss chard (about 1 bunch)
    • 4 large eggs
    • 1/4 cup (1 ounce) shredded Gruyère cheese

    Preparation:

    Heat a large skillet over medium heat. Add oil to pan. Add leek; cook 8 minutes, stirring frequently. Add potatoes and garlic; cook 15 minutes or until potatoes are tender, stirring occasionally. Stir in 1 teaspoon paprika, 1/4 teaspoon salt, and 1/4 teaspoon pepper.

    Add chard; cook 4 minutes, stirring constantly. Using a spoon, push potato mixture aside to make 4 egg-size spaces. Crack 1 egg into each space; sprinkle remaining 1/4 teaspoon salt, remaining 1/4 teaspoon pepper, and remaining 1/4 teaspoon paprika over eggs. Cover and cook 3 minutes; sprinkle cheese over potato mixture. Cover and cook 2 minutes or until egg yolks are lightly set.

    Yield: 4 servings (serving size: about 1 1/2 cups potato mixture and 1 egg)

    Preparation: 1 hour, 30 minutes

    See also: Fingerling Potato-Leek Hash with Swiss Chard and Eggs
    Jeanne Kelley, Cooking Light

  • Kiddie Casserole

    Preparation:

    Slice the potatoes (skins on if you prefer) thinly and boil until almost done. Drain and set aside.

    Cook sausages according to specifications, and slice into chunks. Combine them with the baked beans in a casserole dish. Layer the potatoes on top, covering everything underneath. depending on your casserole dish, you may need more potato.

    In a separate pan, heat the oil on medium heat, and fry the chopped onion until soft. Add 1/4 of the soymilk and once hot, whisk the flour in slowly. Then add the rest of the soymilk while stirring. Once gently bubbling, take the pan off the heat and add the remaining ingredients. Stir thoroughly, then pour the milky sauce over the potatoes and bake in a 220 degree centigrade (425 Fahrenheit) oven for 20-30 minutes, until brown and bubbly.

    Kids love this one, but I'll confess, I'm 22 and make this for myself all the time!

    Serves: 6 +

    Preparation time: 30 minutes

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