Fish

Take fish out of the packaging. Keep the skin on.

Rub the fish with extra virgin olive oil and salt.

Heat a suacepan on HIGH heat. Add 1 tbsp extra virgin olive oil and 1 tsp salt.

Turn over after about 6 minutes.

Take off heat when the fish becomes flaky.

Polenta

What you will need: 1 package dried polenta 5 cups water Instructions: Bring 5 cups water to a boil in a small pot. Lightly salt. Turn to LOW. Whisk in 1 cup polenta, slowly but consistently. Sitr every 10 minutes for 1 hour. The goal is for the grains to open up, so that they […]

Simple Turkey Burgers

Put turkey meat in a bowl.

Add 1 tbsp olive oil and dash of salt and pepper to mixture.

Add bell pepper and green onions.

Roll turkey into small balls (about 1 1/2 inch diameter).

Prepare a saucepan with 1 tbsp extra virgin olive oil and a dash of salt.

Add turkey meatballs.

Cook on HIGH for 5 minutes each side.

Add ginger patties.

Serve patties over a pasta or in a chili.

Lentil and Barley Pilaf

Bring the chicken stock (see Mom’s Penicillin Chicken Stock) and lentils to a rapid boil. Then turn to LOW.

Add cooked barley, carrots, chicken and celery.

Let simmer for 20-30 minutes.

Kale Dish

Saute onions, carrots and kale stalks.

Add lemon, if desired.

Sweat vegetables on MEDIUM until brown.

Add kale. Let simmer on LOW for about 10 minutes.

Stir ingredients and serve.

Lentil Dish

Scrub the celery, carrots and onions.

Chop onions into 1/2-inch cubes, celery and carrots into 1/4-inch cubes.

Heat pan on HIGH. Drizzle 1 tsp extra virgin olive oil to coat the pan.

Add onions. Keep them moving in the pan.

Once the onions become translucent, add carrots and celery.

Sweat the vegetables by letting the vegetables cook uncovered so the moisture in the pan can evaporate. Stir occasionally.

Sweet Potato French Fries

Tired of your ordinary, copycat french fries? Try this delicious and simple recipe for the best fries you have ever had. You’ll never go back to ordinary again.

Homemade Applesauce

Cut apples into quarters (about 2-inch chunks).

Squeeze lemon juice over mixture.

Fill saucepan with water and bring to a boil.

Add apple slices. Cover saucepan almost all the way (leaving lid cracked open about 1 inch).

Simmer the apples until they are the consistency you like (between 10 and 20 minutes).

Season with cinnamon and nutmeg, if desired.

Turkey Patties

Mix ingredients together well and form into 4-5 patties.

Cook 5 minutes on medium-high heat on each side until cooked through.

Salsa Verde

Place all ingredients in a blender of food processor and pulse until mixed thoroughly.

Roma Sauce

Heat a generous amount of olive oil in a pot. Blend diced tomatoes, garlic, basil, salt and pepper in a blender or food processor. Once pot is very hot, pour the tomato mixture into the pot. Add the can of tomato sauce and pinch of sugar and boil for 15 minutes.

Roasted Vegetables

Chop equal quantities of zucchini, onions, bell peppers, carrots and eggplant.

Preheat oven to 425°.

Roast eggplant on a separate tray.

Mix vegetables and sprinkle with garlic salt. Spread out on a baking tray and spray with olive oil. Bake for 20 minutes.

Grilled Halibut (or Mahi Mahi)

What you will need: 1 lb of fish extra virgin olive oil pinch of salt cooking spray Instructions: Preheat Grill or griddle to medium-high and spray with cooking spray (from distance if using open flame). Rub fish with olive oil and salt. Place fish on grill or griddle for 3:30 – 4 minutes. If using […]

Grilled Cedar Salmon

Salmon with the extra boost of cedar grilling. Select your favorite herbs for a personal touch.

Berry Compote

An easy, healthy alternative to syrup and dessert toppings.