Archive for July, 2013

Quinoa Pilaf

Ingredients ‐1 TB olive oil ‐1 cup quinoa ‐1/2 cup green onions, chopped ‐1/4 cup carrots, diced ‐2 cups chicken stock ‐1/4 cup celery, stalk, chopped ‐1/2 tsp salt ‐1/2 tsp ground black pepper Directions ‐Heat olive oil in pan, add aromatic vegetables and sweat for 2 minutes. ‐Add quinoa and allow to toast slightly. […]

Marinated Green Beans

Ingredients ‐ ½ lb green beans, trimmed ‐2 cups seeded and chopped fresh tomato ‐5 cloves garlic, peeled and cut in half horizontally ‐1 TB fresh basil ‐¼ cup water ‐2 Teaspoons olive oil ‐1 TB balsamic vinegar ‐Salt and pepper to taste Directions ‐In small pan place water, tomato , basil and green beans. […]