Content tagged with “Lunch”
A chili burger without the mess—beans, jalapeños and chili seasonings are mixed right into the ground beef. By bulking...
Sichuan Carrot Soup
Distinctive flavors from the cuisine of Sichuan province in China—peanut, sesame, hot red pepper, ginger and garlic—...
Roasted Tomato Soup
Roasting tomatoes gives them an intense, sweet flavor and also makes them very easy to peel. The soup is then chilled,...
Caribbean Rice & Beans
Many variations of this dish use oregano as the main herb, but we like the flavor of cilantro a bit better with the...
Watercress adds a subtle peppery bite to a creamy sauce to serve with seafood and poultry.
Black Bean Dip
This lively dip can be made in minutes. Serve with baked tortilla chips.
A creamy garlic dressing is a nice foil for peppery greens. Feel free to substitute watercress for the arugula.
Fontina with Pears & Walnuts
There is a joyous interplay of tastes and textures in this very easy dessert. The idea is to eat a slice of pear with a...
Whole-Wheat Couscous Pilaf
Whole-wheat couscous is practically an instant side dish. Fresh herbs and hot sauce add flavor with few calories.
Fresh Mango Chutney
Zippy cilantro and ginger combine with fresh mangoes in this simple and versatile chutney. Serve it with grilled meats...
Herbed White Bean Puree
A velvety puree of white beans makes a fiber-rich alternative to mashed potatoes. Serve with lamb chops or steak.
Scandinavian Rice Salad
Serve this Scandinavian-inspired salad for lunch on the patio, accompanied by some good rye bread or rye crisps.
Delicious, easy, inexpensive; serve as a sandwich filling or an hors d'oeuvre with whole-grain crackers or...