Vegetables

It's miraculous, says South Africa's spinach king

In the US, 26 March is National Spinach Day. The leafy green vegetable is widely known for its many health benefits and in the Khayelitsha township in Cape Town, Lufefe Nomjana has found an innovative way to promote these benefits in his community, baking and selling spinach bread.<p>Africa Business …

Spinach

Leaf House, Melbourne, Australia

In this residential reconfiguration project in Melbourne, many restricting factors could have discouraged the home owner and the architect.<p>The site …

Houses

These veggies thrive in cold, damp spring

By late March, most gardeners are chomping at the bit. We’re ready to sink our hands in the dirt again and start growing something. Thankfully, ...

Gardening

5 Frequent Questions About Yard Prep for Growing Vegetables

DK - <i>The Complete Gardener's Guide</i> , 2011 Dorling Kindersley Limited<p>Growing vegetables in a backyard garden or as part of a community garden leads to …

Gardening

Seasonal Perfection: Creamed Peas or Peas in Béchamel

Creamed Peas is a classic summer dish and has been a staple comfort food in the homes of many for years, whether in the United States or the United …

Peas

Ten Mistakes To Avoid When Growing Tomatoes

Ten Mistakes To Avoid When Growing Tomatoes<p>Tomatoes are a multi-purpose fruit that some people will argue are vegetables.<p>Fresh, cooked or canned, …

Gardening

Sarona Market picnic picks

1<p>Basher Fromagerie opened their first store 20 years ago in the Machane Yehuda Market in Jerusalem. Their immense selection of European cheeses …

Bok Choy

BBC Food - Recipes - Crab and sweetcorn soup

Place three-quarters of the sweetcorn into a food processor and blend to a smooth purée.<p>Heat the vegetable oil in a pan over a medium heat. Add the spring onion and ginger and fry for 3-4 minutes, until the onion is softened, but not coloured.<p>Add the crabmeat, sherry, sweetcorn purée and the stock …

Sweet Corn

Sweet corn is an easy crop for home gardens. Here's how to plant it

One of life's great treats is biting into corn that was cooked just minutes after it was harvested from your home garden. If you've never had the …

Sweet Corn

11 Vibrant Recipes To Ring In Spring

At last, spring has sprung! Birds, buds, butterflies — and, most importantly, a new slew of fresh seasonal produce: crisp asparagus, bright berries, sweet peas, fresh mint, and more. From Strawberries & Oranges in Citrus Syrup to Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting, these recipes are a delicious …

Asparagus

These Are The Most Popular Healthy Foods of 2017

You’ll be seeing these ingredients everywhere.<p>Every year, certain ingredients and dishes emerge as trendy “must-haves”—even if it’s something we’ve …

Bok Choy

Five Barrel-aged Coffees to Wake You Up

Whether Bourbon, wine, rum or rye casks, barrel aging adds woody, fruity and boozy notes to beans. Wake up and smell the coffee with these five new …

Coffee

6 Delicious Asparagus Recipes to Master This Weekend

In an effort to eat fresh, we found out the best way to cook asparagus in a variety of dishes. Let's begin with the good news: There isn't just <i>one</i> …

Asparagus

Bacon Potato Bake

Ingredients<p>8 cups thinly sliced peeled red potatoes<br>• 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour<br>• 2 large eggs, lightly beaten<br>• 1 cup (8 ounces) sour cream<br>• 2 …

Potatoes

National Spinach Day

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Spinach

The Best Tomatoes for Sauces

Make Your Own Tomato Sauce<p>Making delicious, hearty tomato sauce is an art form. Though you could use any tomato, Roma and other paste tomatoes—with …

Gardening

Spring Asparagus Tart

1 tablespoon all-purpose flour, plus more for dusting<p>1 sheet frozen puff pastry, thawed (a 9 1/2- by 9-inch sheet from a 17.3-ounce package)<p>1 cup …

Asparagus

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Weight Loss

How to brighten side vegetable dishes with a citrus twist

<b>Roasted cauliflower with lemon, nigella seeds and gremolata</b><p>Gremolata, an Italian chopped herb condiment, is a very useful thing to know how to make …

Potatoes

Eggplant Bacon is Everything That’s Wrong With America

Eggplant bacon is everything that’s wrong with America.While researching for a column I came across a very disturbing article in the Huffington Post …

Eggplant

Asparagus and Eggs Appetizer

An easy and delicious warm appetizer with asparagus and eggs. One of my childhood favorites.<p>Back in Armenia asparagus was a wild green only available …

Asparagus

Gardening: It's spring in the veg patch and we have a recipe for broccoli and cheese risotto

IT DEFINITELY FEELS like proper spring now in the veg patch, even though as I write there’s a carpet of frost on the grass outside the window.<p>We’ve …

Gardening

Vegetable Strata

Ingredients<p>3 teaspoons olive oil, divided<br>• 1 pound fresh asparagus, trimmed and cut into 2-inch pieces<br>• 2 medium zucchini, quartered and sliced<br>• 1 cup …

Asparagus

Recipe file: wilted spinach for Julian Barsotti's timpano | Cooking

Instructions<p>1. Heat a large sauté pan over medium-low heat. Add the extra-virgin olive oil and the garlic, and sauté for 2 to 3 minutes, until garlic …

Spinach

Scientists create working human heart tissue out of spinach

Lets face it, spinach is pretty great.<p>And now we’re being told that not only is it a great addition to a stir fry – it can also be turned into …

Spinach

Vegetable Frittata

Position a rack in the upper third of the oven and preheat to 450 degrees F. Whisk the whole eggs and whites in a bowl. Add the cottage cheese and …

Frittatas

St. Augustine, Florida Gets Hit with the FUNK on April Fools Day Weekend with Lettuce + Co

Coming into their second year of Fool's Paradise, one of the funkiest bands in all of the land, Lettuce, have curated another great and diverse …

Lettuce

Chicken Stir-Fry Soup

Cut the chicken into 1/2-inch pieces and season all over with salt, to taste, and the five-spice powder.<p>In a large saute pan with high sides over …

Bok Choy

BBC World Service - The Food Chain, One Potato More, Sister Potato: China's singing spud star

China has deployed the talents of ‘new style farmer’ Sister Potato – real name Feng Xiaoyan - to encourage the nation to eat their spuds. She tells the BBC's Emily Thomas, how she became a potato ambassador.<p>(Image: Feng Xiaoyan aka 'sister Potato' holding potatoes in an outdoor vegetable market. …

Potatoes

This Is How Many Carrots Donald Would Have to Eat to Achieve THAT Shade of Orange

When most people look at Donald Trump’s orangey “tan,” they simply assume it the product of a fake-bake monthly pass or nightly baths in a vat of diluted self-tanner. But there's another possibility to consider: carrots. Lots and lots of carrots.<p>If Trump ate 16,000 carrots over the last 15 years, …

Carrots