Rhubarb Balsamic Reduction

This reduction is the result of some experimenting with rhubarb without using a lot of sugar. The rhubarb cooks down quickly if it’s diced finely, helping thicken the reduction and adding a rich, smooth texture. It’s slightly sweet, mostly tangy and peppery, and is wonderful as a sauce for pork or duck, or as theContinue reading “Rhubarb Balsamic Reduction”

Curried Chickpea Vegetable Soup

Serves 4 1/2 cup plain Greek yogurt 1 teaspoon za’atar 3 tablespoons olive oil 1 cup diced yellow onion 1/2 cup diced carrots 1/2 cup diced celery 1/2 cup diced Swiss chard stems 1 tablespoon minced garlic 1/2 teaspoon minced ginger 1 tablespoon tomato paste 1 teaspoon curry powder 3 cups coarsely chopped Swiss chardContinue reading “Curried Chickpea Vegetable Soup”

Onion Mushroom Dal with Sri-Lankan Inspired Seasoning

This recipe features MOLA Foods‘ Sri-Lankan Inspired Seasoning Blend, and while traditionally served with rice, it is also great with a piece of firm whitefish, like halibut or cod. Ingredients: 1 cup red lentils 1 medium onion 8 ounces portobello mushrooms 2 tablespoons olive oil 1 tablespoon MOLA Sri-Lankan Inspired Blend 1 1/2 teaspoons kosherContinue reading “Onion Mushroom Dal with Sri-Lankan Inspired Seasoning”

Ethiopian-Seasoned Chickpea Vegetable Soup

serves 4 Here’s another recipe using one of Mola’s seasoning blends. While I chose the Ethiopian-Inspired Blend, it would work well with almost any of Mola’s blends. If you like things really spicy, garnish with one of Mola’s Chili Relishes. (This is an excellent time for you to jump over to Mola’s website and seeContinue reading “Ethiopian-Seasoned Chickpea Vegetable Soup”