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Sparkling Herbal Coolers

sparkling lemongrass lime mint coolerI had my first Sparkling Lemongrass Lime Mint Cooler at a wonderful Asian fusion restaurant in downtown Santa Cruz, California called the Asian Rose Cafe. I was so intrigued by sparkling herbal coolers that I began collecting recipes and making them at home.… Read more

The Heavenly Cashew Almond Butter Sandwich

Maranatha almond butterI said “are you kidding?” as I looked at the ingredients of the sandwich my friend said I should try. She turned to me and said “Just order it. You have to try one before making up your mind”. I muttered something about the crazy things friends expect you to do and ordered.… Read more

Delicious Curried Red Lentil Soup

curried red lentil soupOne of my favorite go to dishes is curried red lentil soup. It comes to us from India, where it’s called dal, or daal, or dahl, or dhal, which is why I’m calling it soup. However it’s spelled, it’s simple to make, richly flavorful and very satisfying.… Read more