Italian Bean Soup

Serves 4 – 6 Either buy canned beans or start a day ahead, soaking beans and chickpeas overnight. About 1 cup dry beans and ½ cup dry chickpeas will yield about 13.5 ounces of beans and about 6 ounces chickpeas. No worries if the amounts do not match exactly – it will be fantastic eitherFortsätt läsa ”Italian Bean Soup”

Extraordinary Couscous

Serves 4 1 ¾ cup “cooked” couscous 2 tablespoons unsalted butter 2 tablespoons honey 1 lemon 4 peach halves, canned or fresh, cut into ½ pound halloumi ½ tablespoon butter 1 handful rucola salad or dandelion leaves, about 2 ounces Mix the butter and the honey into the warm couscous. Juice the lemon and grateFortsätt läsa ”Extraordinary Couscous”

Potato Salad

Serves 4 1 ¾ pounds potatoes ½ pound asparagus ⅓ pound radishes 2 – 3 scallions, about 1 ½ ounces 2 – 3 tomatoes, about 5 ounces salt white pepper 1 tablespoon fresh dill 3 ounces butter 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil 1 ½ tablespoon white vinegar 1 tablespoon honey 1 – 2 garlic cloves,Fortsätt läsa ”Potato Salad”

Spagetti Sauce with Lentils

Serves 4 1 tablespoon butter 1 onion, finely chopped 2 garlic cloves, finely chopped 1 pound chopped tomatoes 2 cups water and 1 buillon cube (or 2 cups already made buillon) ½ cup whipping cream ½ cup red lentils 1 tablespoon balsamic vinegar 1 tablespoon dried oregano 1 tablespoon honey Salt White pepper In aFortsätt läsa ”Spagetti Sauce with Lentils”

Roast Squirrels

3 small squirrels ¾ cup salad oil ¼ cup lemon juice or vinegar 2 cups bread crumbs ½ cup milk or cream ½ cup diced and sautéed mushrooms ½ teaspoon salt 1/8 teaspoon pepper ½ teaspoon onion juice 4 tablespoons olive oil or bacon fat 1 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce Paprika Dress and clean squirrels. WashFortsätt läsa ”Roast Squirrels”

Apple Crumb Pie

Serves 8 – 10, or 1 teenage boy Pastry: 1 cup all-purpose flour 5 tablespoons unsalted butter, about 2½ ounces 1 pinch of salt 1 tablespoon sugar 2 tablespoons water Filling: 7 apples 1 cup lingonberries, frozen or fresh Fresh ginger, ½ tablespoon grated ¼ – ½ cup honey Topping: 1 cup oatmeal 9 ouncesFortsätt läsa ”Apple Crumb Pie”

Crispbread

30 pc 2 cups water 2 oz fresh yeast 2 tablespoons honey 1 teaspoon salt 2 cups barley flour 2 cups rye flour 2 cup wheat flour ¼ cup pumpkin seeds ¼ cup sunflower seeds ½ tablespoon flaxseed (linseed) Dissolve the yeast in the water, along with the honey and the salt. Mix in theFortsätt läsa ”Crispbread”