Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Broccoli Kelp Noodles with a Creamy Lemon-Basil Avocado Sauce


Ingredients:
  • 16 oz kelp noodles, rinsed, soaked, and drained
  • 2 cups chopped broccoli (1 head) 
  • 1 medium sized, ripe avocado, pitted (~1/2 cup)
  • 2 tbsp fresh lemon juice squeezed with our citrus juicer
  • zest from 1 lemon, reserving some for garnish
  • 3 garlic cloves
  • 1/2 tsp sea salt or pink salt
  • 1/4 cup fresh basil
  • freshly ground black pepper
Directions:
Make the sauce by placing the garlic, lemon juice and zest in a food processor. Process until smooth. Add in the avocado, basil, and salt. Process until smooth and creamy. Slowly drizzle in water and process until creamy and fluffy.

In a large bowl, toss together the noodles and chopped broccoli. Pour sauce over pasta and mix well. Season with salt and pepper. Garnish with reserved lemon zest.

Serves 1-2.

Thursday, March 10, 2016

Creamy Dijon Dressing made with Dates

INGREDIENTS:



INSTRUCTIONS:
-Process the dates until they are broken down and become a ball of date paste.
-Add in the Dijon, vinegar or lemon juice, salt, pepper, and garlic powder.
-Process until combined.
-While the processor is going, drizzle in the olive oil, and mix until combined.
-Add in six tablespoons of water and mix until combined.
-Taste and add in extra water if desired. Enjoy!

Thursday, March 03, 2016

Spirulina Green Goddess Smoothie

by Helen Rose, Owner of Superfoods on Main

Boosting the Immune System and bringing out the god and goddess in all of us. 
Be beautiful inside and out with this green goddess smoothie!

Ingredients: Makes 1 glass
Directions: Simply place everything together in a blender and blend until smooth - will end up with a rich green goddess like emerald color drink.

Superfoods on Main, a vegetarian cafe specializing in adding superfoods to your meals.  Mount Airy, MD
www.superfoodsonmain.com

Creamy Vanilla Dreamsicle Power Smoothie

If you love a rich, creamy, and citrusy smoothie then this is a must try!

Ingredients:
Directions:

Combine all the ingredients in your Vitamix under smooth and well blended. Enjoy with an orange wedge on the side for garnish!