A perfect salad for a summer picnic made with a unique blend of grains including wehani rice, rye berries and brown rice. With lots of fresh-herb flavour, it’s delicious with grilled lamb kebabs or pork tenderloin.
To make great salads, it is all about the base (legumes, rice, quinoa, pasta) side notes, and dressing. Corporations do everything possible to maximize profits. Often taking cost out of the product by using cheaper ingredients, and instead using this money to fund advertising convincing consumers to buy. To make a truly great salad dressing take a closer look […]
Quality ingredients often come with a story, and VERJUS is no different. I have been on a bit of a focused “Verjus Kick” for the past year, tasting Verjus all over Europe and North America. Before the story, a simple question: “What the Heck is Verjus & how do I use it?” Verjus which translates […]
Well spring is finally here and everyone is making salad, hopefully DIY gaining flavour, saving money, and promoting your health. In my last Blog post Salad Dressings DIY Quality: Part II The Basics it was time to expose the myth that bottled salad dressings were cheap. The math is clear, bottled salad dressing is expensive […]
Six Grain Salad Print Prep time 15 mins Cook time 1 hour Total time 1 hour 15 mins Author: Chef Suman Roy Recipe type: Salad Serves: 8 Ingredients 1 tbsp butter 1 cup chopped onion 1 tsp chopped garlic ½ cup chopped carrots ½ cup chopped celery 2 cups 6 Grain Rice Medley […]
With spring arriving soon it is time to re-visit the DIY concept of making your OWN salad dressings and eliminating all store bought dressings. In last year post “SALAD DRESSINGS DIY Part I: French Dressing” we explored together the history of French Dressing and the early development of bottled dressings sold in stores. Although ‘French […]
Most people have in their fridge a bottle of salad dressing. What they don’t know is that it makes them sick, and I’m gonna show you why. There is a lot of advertising and a lot of effort out there to talk anyone and everyone into buying into of literally thousands of salad dressings. It is a […]