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January 7, 2021

Recipe: How to Make Spaghetti Toast

  Excerpt from Ari’s Top 5 enews A home treat for grain lovers Here’s a little bit of homespun comfort food that Tammie taught me shortly after we met many years ago now. Her mother used to make it for her and her sisters—spaghetti was one of her little sister Missie’s favorites and “spaghetti toast” turned out […]

Pantry Staples

October 4, 2020

How to Cook Dried Beans: A Simple Recipe

  This is our staff recipe for how to cook dried beans.  It’s a simple recipe– requires few ingredients, little attention, and no skill in the kitchen.  Ultimately, beans should be soft but not mushy, their skins barely starting to break – our average cooking time is 80-90 minutes.   INGREDIENTS: 1 pound dried beans, […]

Recipes to Try

January 1, 2018

Classic Carrot Potage Soup Recipe

Épices de Cru’s 1642 Soup blend provides the base to make classic Quebec Potage—the thick soup/stew that Quebecois people are so fond of. Try the recipe!

Soups

October 26, 2009

Butternut Squash and Coconut Milk Soup

Ingredients: 1 ½ pounds or 4 heaping cups of Butternut Squash, peeled, seeded and cut into chunks 3 cups Coconut Milk 1/2 cup Palm Sugar, or to taste 2 tsp Salt, or to taste 4 thin slices Pancetta Pumpkin Seed oil for garnish Adopted from NY Times and Chez Pim Directions: In a medium pot, […]

Soups

October 1, 2009

Lentil Soup

Ingredients: 2 tbsp Olive Oil 1 cup Onion, finely chopped 1/2 cup Carrot, chopped 1/2 cup Celery, finely chopped 1 tsp Sea Salt 1 pound Lentils, picked and rinsed 1 cup Tomatoes, peeled and chopped 2 quarts Chicken or Vegetable Broth 1 tsp Freshly Ground Coriander 1 tsp Freshly Ground Toasted Cumin 1 tsp Freshly […]

Main Dishes

October 1, 2009

The Mahjoub Family’s Lablabi

Ingredients: 2 cups Dry Chickpeas (About A Pound Dried Or 2 Pounds Cooked) 4-6 cloves Garlic, Minced Sea Salt To Taste Slices Of Day-old Bread Broken Into Small Pieces Moulins Mahjoub Sliced Preserved Lemons Moulins Mahjoub Sun-dried Tomatoes Moulins Mahjoub Sun-dried Garlic Moulins Mahjoub Wild Capers Moulins Mahjoub Harissa Ground Cumin Extra Virgin Olive Oil […]