Wonderfully Simple Veggie Soup

Makes 4-6 servings Go from simple to spectacular in just about thirty minutes. Fine slicing helps the cooking go lickety-split. Got a little more time and a few more veggies? This is one recipe [...]

Chilaquiles

Makes 4-6 servings For the chips ¼ cup vegetable oil, for frying 12 corn tortillas, cut into 8 wedges each Kosher salt OR: About 12 oz. corn tortilla chips, like Late July Quinoa and Chia For the [...]

Irish Soda Bread

Ingredients 3 3/4 cups unbleached bread flour 4 Tbsp. sugar 1 tsp. baking soda 1 tsp. salt 1/3 cup currants or raisins 4 Tbsp. cold butter, cut into 8 pieces 1 cup buttermilk 1 large egg 2 Tbsp. [...]

Fruit ‘n’ Nutty Energy Bars

Makes 3-4 dozen Easy to make, easy to store and bring with you everywhere…keeping it simple when a snack attack hits, whether in traffic or on the trails! BriarPatch bulk section [...]

Middle Eastern Chicken

A great way to introduce yourself to za’atar, and so easy to make! 6-8 pieces of bone-in, skin on chicken (thighs, breasts, drumsticks) 6 Tbsp. olive oil 3 Tbsp. lemon juice 2-3 Tbsp. za’atar [...]

Maple Bourbon Glaze

Brush this glaze on chicken, pork or salmon during the last 10 minutes of cooking. Coat one side, cook for 5 minutes, flip, brush the other side, cook another 5 minutes and flip once more to heat [...]

Tapenade

Spreadable, savory, simple! 1 cup pitted brine-cured olives 2 Tbsp. capers, rinsed and squeezed dry 2 cloves garlic, peeled and chopped 1 tsp. Dijon mustard ½ tsp. Herbes de Provence 1 – 2 Tbsp. [...]

Deviled Eggs

The egg was a symbol of the rebirth of the earth in pre-Christian celebrations of spring. Word has it that in the 15th century, Protestant reformer Martin Luther established the tradition of men [...]

Peanut (or Almond) Satay Sauce

Peanut (or Almond) Satay Sauce Satay sauce is rich and creamy, with just the right balance of acid, sweetness and salt to make you want to eat just about anything you put it on. The fresh touches [...]

Cheesy Mac Sauce

This sauce is great for mac and cheese, and is also the “special sauce” that can make just about anything into a casserole. You can switch up the flavor with dried herbs and garlic granules for a [...]

Chimichurri in a Hurry

Chimichurri is a wonderful herb sauce that originated in Uruguay and Argentina. It’s traditionally used for marinating and accompanying meat, but it’s great as a sauce or dip with all kinds of [...]

Easy Teriyaki Sauce

This teriyaki sauce only takes minutes to make, tastes a lot better than what you’ll get in a jar and is very versatile. It’s great served with your favorite meats and veggies, as well as a [...]