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Spaghetti and Spring Garlic

Salt 1 pound spaghetti 1/3 cup extra virgin olive oil 3 heads green garlic (or 4 cloves regular garlic), thinly sliced 1 tablespoon chopped parsley small pinch of red pepper flakes Directions Bring a large pot…

Cheesy Garlic Roasted Asparagus

1 pound asparagus spears, woody ends removed 3 tablespoons olive oil 1 tablespoon minced garlic (or 2 spring garlic, minced) 3/4 teaspoon Kosher salt 1/4 teaspoon fresh cracked black pepper 1 1/4 cup shredded…

Parsley and Spring Garlic Roasted Salmon

Parsley and Spring Garlic Roasted Salmon 1 large (2 to 2 1/2 pound) salmon fillet, bones and skin removed Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper 1/4 cup good olive oil 2 tablespoons freshly squeezed lemon juice 3-5 spring…

Boston lettuce with Parsley and Herbs

Boston lettuce with Parsley and Herbs 1/2 cup flat-leaf parsley leaves 1 large scallion, white and pale green parts only, chopped (you could substitute spring garlic!) 2 teaspoons coarsely chopped tarragon 3 tablespoons vegetable…

Escarole and White Bean Soup

Escarole and White Bean Soup 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil 10 ounces slab bacon, cut into 3/4-inch cubes 2 medium onions (about 6 ounces each), finely chopped 1 large shallot, finely chopped 1 garlic clove, minced 2…

Roasted Garlic Asparagus

Roasted Garlic Asparagus 1/2 cup extra-virgin olive oil 8 cloves fresh garlic, minced 1 teaspoon onion powder 2 tablespoons fresh finely chopped parsley 2 pounds’ thin asparagus, ends trimmed Fleur de sel or coarse sea…

Beet Greens with Bacon

Beet Greens with Bacon Greens from 3 beets 4 slices bacon, chopped 4 scallions, sliced (you can use chives and/or spring garlic, too!) Coarse salt and ground pepper Cut greens off beets; discard stems and chop leaves. In a large…

Tuscan Kale with Anchovies, Golden Raisins and Nuts

Tuscan Kale with Anchovies, Golden Raisins and Pine Nuts 2 tablespoons golden raisins 1-2 bunches (14 to 16 ounces each) Tuscan kale, ribs removed 1 1/2 tablespoons pine nuts 3 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil 2 large cloves…

Mushroom-Asparagus Frittata

Mushroom-Asparagus Frittata 1 tablespoon olive oil 1/4 medium red onion, thinly sliced 1 garlic clove, minced 2 cups thinly sliced white button, cremini, or baby bella mushrooms 1 bunch asparagus (about 10 spears), cut into…

Escarole and White Beans with Crusty Bread

Escarole and White Beans with Crusty Bread 8 oz. can of chicken broth or 1 cup fresh 1/4 cup extra virgin olive oil (first cold pressed) more for on top when serving 1-2 large heads escarole Salt, pepper and cayenne pepper to taste …

Sauteed Escarole

Sautéed Escarole 2 tablespoons olive oil 3 garlic cloves, peeled and smashed (or spring garlic!) 1 large escarole head, trimmed, leaves torn and washed well Coarse salt In a large skillet, heat oil over medium. Add garlic,…

Roasted Asparagus with Lemon and Parmesan

Roasted Asparagus with Lemon and Parmesan Fresh green asparagus 2 tbsp. quality extra virgin olive oil 1/2 a lemon 1/4 cup nutritional yeast OR Parmesan. I used nutritional yeast for a dairy-free version, but parmesan is awesome…