The Deli Dish

July 9, 2022

Red Lentil Soup with Zursun Lentils

Excerpt from Ari’s Top 5 enews Satisfying soup for cold weather I love a good lentil, and when the weather is colder and darkness comes sooner, I find them particularly comforting. This great red lentil soup is ideal for quick cooking, and you can make a big pot of it and work it throughout the week! The red […]

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 […]

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, […]

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!

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 […]

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 […]