Tag: earthy-prime

  • Hazel’s Earthy Grounding Salad

    Hazel’s Earthy Grounding Salad

    Speaking personally, considering Hazel is *me* in Torus Link, it isn’t exactly easy for me to knowingly craft this salad, eat it, observe, and then share with you that which offers a feeling reminiscent, straight-up, of MYSELF! O__O And just speaking with what I do hope is pragmatism here… I’m not sure ~any~ description I give…

  • Kaito’s Easy Sturdiness Salad

    Kaito’s Easy Sturdiness Salad

    Eating this salad offers a feeling reminiscent, straight-up, of Kaito’s energy from Torus Link. Immediately upfront with you, this salad is simple, dry, warm, and richly-noted, much like that of solid, rock-steady earth— with just a few key flavors in cantaloupe, prunes, pecans, garlic and sage providing you a centered warmth. Though there is some *mental-springiness* with…

  • Spring’s Last Dance Fruit and Custard Pie

    Spring’s Last Dance Fruit and Custard Pie

    A pie that honors the changing of the seasons– using up the last of any lingering fresh strawberries and hardiest of apples, tart rhubarb, and deep grapefruit you may have, and slowly ushering in that of the incoming summer with one final, rose-scented spring dance. Ingredients: Spring Custard Filling Custard Pie Shell Special equipment: Prep…

  • Leftover Cookies & Cobbler Sesame-Swirled ‘Cheesecake’

    Leftover Cookies & Cobbler Sesame-Swirled ‘Cheesecake’

    Eat it fresh and warm right out of the oven or chill it in the refrigerator overnight; either way, it’s rich, creamy, deep, delicious, and easily adaptable to multiple leftover cobblers and cookies. Ingredients: Special equipment: Prep time: 1 hourYields: 2-4 servings Preparation: Yasmine’s notes: At the time I write this, a lot of the…

  • Slow Cooker Black Cherry and Pineapple Custard Cobbler

    Slow Cooker Black Cherry and Pineapple Custard Cobbler

    A scrumptious, warm and sweet spring treat!! <3 Ingredients: Special equipment: slow cooker/crockpot, high speed blender or food processor, parchment paper, freezer Inactive prep time: 4 hoursActive prep time: 15 minutesYields: 8 servings Preparation: Yasmine’s notes: 🙂 🙂 🙂 🙂 🙂 This is just too good for its simply pineapple and cherry meets almond and…

  • Rosemary and Sage Black Sesame Digestives

    Rosemary and Sage Black Sesame Digestives

    Crunchy, simple, deep, just sweet enough, and pleasantly calming to eat with the earthy herbs of rosemary and sage. My own version of (and departure from) a certain former kind of digestive I once would eat… and about 15 times more calming. Ingredients: Special Equipment: Prep time: 40 minutesYields: 4-6 servings Preparation: Yasmine’s notes: Depending…

  • Herbed Garlicky Lemon Olive Oil Cubes

    Herbed Garlicky Lemon Olive Oil Cubes

    This is a great way to use up any extra fresh herbs you may have before they go bad– and it’s fun to pop the olive oil cubes out of the ice tray with a butter knife! Ingredients: Special equipment: Inactive prep time: 3-6 hoursActive prep time: 5 minutesYields: 32 servings (2 Tbsp of oil…

  • Brazil Nut Cream

    Brazil Nut Cream

    This nut cream offers an earthy, almost smoky-warm and toasty flavor to ‘cheesy’ dishes. Make overnight, and you’ll have it ready for your recipes the next day. Ingredients: Special equipment: high speed blender or food processor, plastic wrap Prep time: 3-6 hours, or overnightYields: 1 cup nut cream/8 servings Preparation: Yasmine’s notes: Brazil nuts are…

  • Honest Mary’s Inspired Chicken and Brussels Citrus-Herbed Salad

    Honest Mary’s Inspired Chicken and Brussels Citrus-Herbed Salad

    A genuine taste of spring itself in every bite– I kid you not. Inspired by Honest Mary’s, a farm-to-table restaurant in my local Austin, TX. Ingredients: Special equipment: Prep time:  6-12 hours for marination (including 2 hours for roasting)Hands-on time: 20-25 minutes Yields: 4 servings Preparation: I. Marination: II. Roasted Brussels Sprouts: III. Citrus-herbed Chicken Yasmine’s…

  • Spicy Orange Almond-Crusted Chicken Tenders

    Spicy Orange Almond-Crusted Chicken Tenders

    A classic chicken tender dish made with flavorful, fiery citrus notes and zero starch– you will feel pleasantly full after eating this! Ingredients: Special equipment: Prep Time: 6-12 hours marination Hands-on time: 25-30 minutes Yields: 2 servings Preparation: Yasmine’s Notes: An excellent alternative to traditional starch-fried chicken, I found myself feeling like truly… truly… I’d…