Category Archives: salads

South of the Border Freekeh Salad

Have I convinced you to try to freekeh yet? At this point, I’m thinking the only reasons to not try it would be 1. you’re gluten-free, or 2. you can’t find it. I can’t help with the gluten-free thing, but… seriously, bite the bullet and just order it by mail if you have to. You’ll […]

Freekeh Fritter Kale Salad with Tahini Harissa Dressing

Before I head right into Freekeh Friday, I’ve got an important announcement. Check this blog on Monday, April 7th. You’ll be glad you did. So come back! Now… back to freekeh… I know I’m going out on a limb, but I have a feeling some of you will want to make this recipe just because […]

Freekeh Kale Salad

Here I am with another Freekeh Friday recipe! If you guys haven’t tried this stuff yet, what are you waiting for? It can do anything: it’s like the garbanzo bean of the grain world! It can take on any recipe and make it better. High in protein and fiber, it’s not only nutritious, but nutty […]

Tahini and Radish Freekeh Salad

I’ve been cooking with feekeh a lot lately. It’s an amazing ancient grain that I’ve just recently been seeing in stores. Freekeh is made from young green wheat which is roasted and thrashed to remove the berries.  It’s slightly nutty in taste with a texture similar to barley. For the full nutritional breakdown, check out […]

Winner of Pies and Tarts with Heart!

Congratulations, #10: Cassi Conyers! I will try to contact you privately, but if you don’t hear from me, please send me your mailing address. I know you will love Pies and Tarts with Heart, which is packed with both savory and sweet recipes. Because Celine and I are starting work on a new book, I […]