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Asparagus Potato Soup

Add to: Recipe Box | Grocery List | Meal Planner Recipe submitted by VanessaQ, 11/04/10 Asparagus Potato Soup Ingredients (use vegan versions): 12 ounces frozen asparagus (I used microwave steam-in-bag) 12 ounces  red or gold potatoes, diced 1 medium yellow onion, diced 4 cups water (or replace 2 cups with vegetable stock) dash cayenne pepper […]
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Asparagus and Chickpea Casserole

Everything I read lately, from blogs to magazine articles, proclaims that summer is almost over and fall is in the air.  Really?  Where?  Here in Mississippi, daytime temps are still in the mid-90?s and the only thing in the air is dust.  Nevertheless, maybe because I’m wishing for fall or maybe because I’m just getting […]
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Ginger Sesame Tofu with Asparagus and Mushrooms

Ginger Sesame Tofu with Asparagus and Mushrooms Ingredients (use vegan versions): 1/4 cup soy sauce 3 tablespoons rice wine vinegar 1 1/2 teaspoons sesame oil 1 1/2 teaspoons raw brown sugar 1 tablespoon vegetable oil 1 pound extra-firm tofu, cubed 1 pound asparagus, trimmed and sliced into 1” pieces 1 pound mushrooms your choice, stemmed […]
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New Tanning Trend: Broccoli Bronzer

Strong, healthy heart—check. Slim, trim body—check. Increased energy—check. Lovely, sun-kissed glow—wait, what …? Read full article at living.peta.org
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Roasted Asparagus Soup

My Vita-Mix* is making me a lazy cook.  When I have extra produce that I need to use up, do I scour the internet (aka “my favorite cookbook”) for a novel way to cook it?  No, I just toss it into my turbo-charged blender and process it until it’s as creamy as, well, cream, […] […]
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Asparagus With Nori Butter – Recipe

I’m in the middle of a two-week stage at Canlis, a terrific fine-dining restaurant in Seattle; I’ll write more about what I’ve been learning soon. One of the many delicious items on Chef Franey’s menu is an asparagus with sauce gribiche… Read full article at www.herbivoracious.com
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Polenta with Lemony Asparagus and Chickpeas

I love this time of year, when I can go to the grocery store and buy as much asparagus as I want without taking out a second mortgage on my house. But the problem with asparagus, from a food blogger’s standpoint, is that it’s a vegetable that tastes best when prepared simply. Its delicate flavor […]
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