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Recipes

Zucchini Frittata
Saute 1 c. chopped green onions 2 min. Add and continue to saute for 3 min.- 2 cloves garlic, 1 med. zucchini in 1/4" slices, and 1# chopped tomatoes. Add 1/4 c. chopped basil, 1/4 tsp chopped thyme and 6 well beaten eggs. Sprinkle with 4 oz grat
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Zucchini Spaghetti
Makes 2 servingsNoodles:1 zucchini, made into noodles with a spiral slicer (for spaghetti), a vegetable peeler (for fettuccine), or a mandolin (for lasagna).     Raw Marinara Sauce:1/2 cup sun-dried tomatoes, soaked for 20 m

Roasted Potato & Red Pepper Salad
Wrap 3 garlic cloves in foil. Halve 1 1/2 # potatoes and 1 cut red bell pepper into 1/2-inch pieces. In a large bowl toss potatoes, bell peppers, and 2 tablespoons olive oil with salt and pepper to taste. Arrange potatoes and bell peppers in one lay

Fresh Basil Pesto
Prep:  30 min. Total:  30 min. Yields:  1 ¾ cups Ingredients: 1 cup walnuts (we actually prefer walnuts) or pine nuts 8 cups (4 ounces) lightly packed fresh basil leaves 2 garlic cloves, coarsely chopped 2/3 cup extra-vir
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Bruschetta
Chop, dice, or slice thinly tomatoes-red or yellow. Add minced onion (or chives), chopped roasted red peppers, and chopped fresh basil leaves. Toss with lemon juice, wine or balsamic vinegar. Salt to taste and allow to marinate 1 hour. Slice any

Beet Saute
Peel and slice one bunch of beets and slice into 1/8” thick rounds. Chop beet greens and heat 2 tbs oil in large skillet over medium heat. Add chopped beet greens, 1 bunch chopped onion, l large stalk diced celery, beet rounds, and ½ tsp. garl

Basil Cubes (to preserve fresh basil)
Thought I'd let you know this hint for basil. It won't taste like fresh, but if you use it in cooked recipes (like spaghetti sauce), it works. Finely chop the fresh basil and put in blender. Add just enough olive oil (doesn't take much) to make a
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Kale with Raspberry Vinagrette
KALE WITH RASPBERRY VINAGRETTE   Use either sautéed or raw                             &

Sauteed Green Chard
1 bunch green chard 1 tablespoons olive oil 1 tablespoons unsalted butter 1 medium onions, halved lengthwise and thinly sliced 1 tablespoon finely chopped green garlic or garlic cloves    

Creamy Tomato Soup
  6 Tbls. Unsalted butter        2 small onions, chopped fine4 cloves garlic,minced            ½ cup dry white wine1 tsp. Coarse salt   &n

Sweet & Sour Vinaigrette
From Recipes from the Heart Cookbook  ·       ¼ cup sugar·       ¼ cup vegetable oil·       2 tablespoons apple cider vi

Summer Pasta with Uncooked Tomato Sauce
4 cloves garlic, peeled and minced 12 ounces almost any shape pasta 2 pounds tomatoes, seeded and chopped 3 tablespoons balsamic vinegar 2 teaspoons olive oil 2 teaspoons firmly packed brown sugar ½ teaspoon salt ¼ teas

Ratatouille Salad
1 (12 to 14-ounce) eggplant, cut into 1/2 inch-thick rounds 1 zucchini, quartered lengthwise 1 red bell pepper, cut lengthwise into 6 strips 1 medium onion, cut into 1/2 inch thick rounds 3 tablespoons garlic-flavored olive oil&nb

Italian Eggplant Ragout
2 medium eggplants2 Tbs salt2 Tbs Olive oil1 large onion, chopped (2 cups)2 cloves garlic, minced (2tsp)1 15-oz can diced tomatoes, drainedOR&nbs

Arugula Pesto
2 c. Arugula, Parsley & Greens (in quantities to taste) ½ c. nuts 2-4 cloves garlic ½ c. shredded hard cheese ½ t. salt ½ c. oil  Process in food processor until smooth

Chard Pesto
Chard Pesto3 cups swiss chard3/4 cup fresh basil2-3 cloves garlic1/2 cup olive oil1 cup feta cheese, crumbled1/2 cup walnutsIn a food processor or blender, miix together swiss chard, basil, garlic, olive oil, feta cheese and walnuts until wello blend
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Beets and Caramelized Onions with Feta
Active time: 20 min Start to finish: 45 min 2 tablespoons cider vinegar 1 teaspoon Dijon mustard (preferably whole-grain or coarse-grain) 1/4 teaspoon black pepper 3/4 teaspoon salt 5 tablespoons olive oil 1 lb onions (2 medium), quartered lengthwi
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Cucumber Salsa
This fresh and crisp recipe for salsa combines sour cream, yogrut, and fresh herbs with chopped cucumbers. Serve it with grilled fish, or with taco chips for dipping. INGREDIENTS: 1 cup sour cream 1 cup plain lowfat yogurt 1/4 cup chopped parsley 1/4

Morroccan Eggplant Dip
Ingredients: 1 large (about 1-1/2 pounds) eggplant 3 Tablespoons olive oil One 8-ounce can tomato sauce 2 cloves garlic, minced or pressed 1 green pepper, seeded and chopped 1 Tablespoon ground cumin 1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper 2 teaspoons su

Eggplant Caponata
Ingredients: 1 large eggplant, unpeeled,cut in 1/2 inch cubes 1 large onion, chopped 1 green pepper, seeded and chopped 6 ripe tomatoes, chopped (or 1 large can crushed tomatoes) 1/2 cup chopped green olives 3 cloves minced garlic 1/3 cup extr

Pickled Eggplant with Mint and Honey
Ingredients: 1 pound small eggplants, blossom ends trimmed, cut into rounds about 3/8 inch thick 1 tablespoon kosher or other coarse salt 2 tablespoons lemon juice 2 tablespoons distilled white vinegar 2 tablespoons honey 1/2 cup extra-virgin o
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Brinjals (Eggplant, Ceylon Style)
Ingredients: 1 clove of garlic, peeled 2 eggplants, peeled 3/4 C bread crumbs 3 T grated onion 3 T chopped parsley 1/8 tsp powdered ginger 1/8 tsp. turmeric 2 tsp salt 1 tsp pepper 1/4 C melted butter Directions: Rub a casserole dish with the ga
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Bruscetta with Eggplant
Ingredients: 1 lg eggplant, in 1/2"" slices 1 sm red pepper 1 T extra virgin olive oil 2 cloves garlic, minced to a paste* 1 tsp balsamic vinegar (NOT regular vinegar) 1/4 C chopped Italian parsley Salt and pepper, to taste 1 baguette Ital

Roasted Tomatillo Salsa
1 1/2 pounds fresh tomatillos 5 fresh serrano chiles 3 garlic cloves, unpeeled 1/2 cup fresh cilantro 1 large onion, coarsley chopped 2 teaspoons coarse salt Preheat broiler. Remove husks from tomatillos and rinse under warm water to remove stickin

Green Beans and Roasted Red Onions
2 1/4 lb medium red onions (about 5) 1/4 cup olive oil 2 tablespoons balsamic vinegar 1 teaspoon kosher salt 1/4 teaspoon black pepper 1/4 cup water 1 1/2 lb green beans, trimmed and cut diagonally into 2-inch pieces Put oven rack in middle positio
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