Bachelor Beans

INGREDIENTS: 1 can cooked black beans 2 tablespoons smoked maple syrup 1 small onion ½ teaspoon red pepper flakes. 3 oz. beer Combine in pot on top of stove. Simmer till onion is cooked. Finish the beer and eat the beans. Right out of the pot.

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Quinoa Salad with Cranberry Balsamic

Ingredients: • 1 c. quinoa (uncooked) • 1 c. dried cranberries • 1/2 c. smoked almonds • 1/4 c. basil, chopped • 1/4 c. Cranberry Balsamic Vinegar • 1/2 c. crumbled goat cheese Preparation: Cook quinoa according to box directions. Cool 10 minutes. Add cranberries, almonds, basil and toss. Add cranberry balsamic. Top with goat cheese […]

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Pesto Potatoes

Ingredients: • 8 Tbs. Basil Olive Oil • 1 c. basil leaves • 2 large shallots • 4 garlic cloves • 4 pounds Yukon Gold potatoes • 3/4 c. grated Parmesan cheese • Sel Gris Sea Salt and pepper, to taste Preparation: Blend 4 Tbs. oil, basil leaves, shallots and garlic in a food processor til […]

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Tomato & Peach Salad with Burrata

Ingredients: 1 whole ripe peach, pitted and cut into wedges 4 whole Heirloom tomatoes, cored and cut into wedges 1 ear corn on the cob, kernels removed 4 oz. burrata cheese 10 whole basil leaves, cut into a chiffonade 2 Tbs. Balsamic Vinegar (Raspberry OR Traditional) 1 tsp. flaky sea salt 1/2 tsp. freshly cracked […]

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Oven Roasted Winter Tomatoes

Ingredients: • 1 1/2—2 lbs Roma tomatoes • 1/4 tsp. dried oregano • 1/4 c. Cobrancosa Olive Oil • 2 garlic cloves, pressed • 1 tsp. fresh thyme leaves • Sel Gris Sea Salt and pepper Preparation: Preheat oven to 250F. Line a sheet pan with Silpat or parchment paper, set aside. Bring a large pot […]

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Mango Kale Salad

Ingredients: • 1 bunch kale • 1 lime, juiced • Kosher salt • 3 Tbs. Chili Pepper Olive Oil • 2 tsp. honey • 2 Tbs. Mango Balsamic Vinegar • 1 Jalapeno pepper, minced • Freshly ground black pepper • 1 mango, diced small • 3 Tbs. toasted pepitas (pumpkin seeds) Preparation: In large serving bowl, […]

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Cucumber & Red Onion Salad

Ingredients: • 2 Tbsp. chopped red onion • Rosemary Olive Oil • Black Currant Balsamic Vinegar • 1 large cucumber (regular or hot house), thinly sliced • Hawaiian Black Lava sea salt and fresh ground pepper to taste Preparation: Cut cucumber into 1/16th” slices into salad bowl. Add chopped onion. Drizzle small amounts black currant balsamic […]

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