Cooking for Salud!: Mexican Farro

Cooking for Salud! Mexican Farro Created by Chef Maylin Navarro Serves 4 Ingredients 3 cauliflower, cut into florets 1½ teaspoons kosher salt, plus ½ teaspoon 3 vine-ripened tomatoes, cut in half 2 cups vegetable broth, plus more as needed 1 large carrot, finely diced 1 large garlic clove, minced 4 cups water 2 Tablespoons olive

Cooking for Salud!: Saffron Cauliflower Soup

Cooking for Salud! Saffron Cauliflower Soup Created by Chef Maylin Navarro Serves 4 Ingredients 4 quarts vegetable broth 2 cloves garlic, minced 1 teaspoon oregano, dried 1 teaspoon basil, dried ½ teaspoon saffron (azafran) 4 cups fresh tomatoes, roasted 1-2 Tablespoons olive oil 1 yellow bell pepper, julienned ¼ cup peas 4 cups cauliflower florets

Cooking for Salud!: Beef Stir Fry

Cooking for Salud! Beef Stir Fry Created by Chef Matt Gordon Ingredients and Directions for Stir Fry Sauce 2 cups soy sauce ½ cup sesame oil ¼ cup sriracha or chili sauce 1 cup seasoned rice vinegar or mirin wine Combine together and add to stir fry! Ingredients and Directions for Beef Stir Fry 8

Asian Noodle Salad with Peanut Dressing

Asian Noodle Salad with Peanut Dressing Adapted by Tristan Blash Ingredients for Salad 1 cup carrots, shredded 1½ cups snow peas, sliced in half 1 cup red, yellow, or orange bell pepper, sliced in 1-inch pieces ¼ cup scallions, chopped ½ cup cilantro, chopped bunch of radishes, sliced for garnish ¾ pound linguine pasta, cooked

Healthy Pasta Salad with Balsamic Vinaigrette… Your Way!

Jamie from The Flour Children helped kids create a Healthy Pasta Salad at our February Kids in the Kitchen event and it was a huge success! She used whole wheat bow-tie pasta with a super tasty balsamic vinaigrette and let the kids pick and choose what they wanted… a variety of nuts, cheeses, and fresh veggies from carrots and broccoli to peas and dinosaur kale! Children came back for seconds to try different combinations and we think you will too!

Happy Rice

Happy Rice Serves 4-6 Ingredients 1 cup of freshly cooked brown rice 1 cup of seasonal vegetables, finely chopped, such as peas, radishes, squash, bell peppers, corn, etc. 5 cups of greens, torn into smaller pieces, such as kale, swiss chard, collard greens, etc. ¼ cup of chopped onion 2 cloves of garlic, minced 1

Veggie Quesadilla

Veggie Quesadilla Serves 4-6 Ingredients 12 small corn or small (6-inch) whole wheat tortilla 9 ounces low-fat mozzarella cheese, grated (2 cups) 1 teaspoon olive oil 2 cups mixed, diced seasonal veggies (for winter, any combination of: butternut squash, onion, garlic, peas, broccoli, cauliflower, kale, swiss chard, etc.) *Variation: Add a tablespoon of cooked black

Ranch Quesadilla

Ranch Quesadilla Created by Jesús González Makes 6 Ingredients 6  small corn or whole wheat tortilla (or Handmade Corn Tortillas, see below) 9 ounces low-fat mozzarella cheese, grated 1 teaspoon olive oil 2 cups mixed seasonal veggies, diced (for winter, any combination of butternut squash, onion, garlic, mushrooms, peas or corn kernels) salsa, if desired Directions

Winter Mac and Cheese

Winter Mac and Cheese Adapted by Chef Tristan Blash Serves 4-6 Ingredients ½ head cauliflower, cut into large dice ½ head of broccoli, cut into large dice ½ cup of peas 1 pound whole wheat pasta 2 Tablespoons butter ¼ cup flour 1½ cups milk 1 cup vegetable broth 2 cups sharp cheddar cheese, shredded 1 Tablespoon

Tangerine and Honey Carrots

Tangerine and Honey Carrots with a Leek, Snow Pea, Spinach and Swiss Chard Sauté with Herb Pesto Created by Chef Hanis Cavin Ingredients for Tangerine and Honey Carrots 2 large carrots, sliced thin 1 cup fresh tangerine juice 3 Tablespoons honey ½ cup water Directions for Tangerine and Honey Carrots Place all into sauce pot and cook