Tag: quick

  • Cilantro-Cantaloupe Pancakes with Rosemary-Cardamom Apricot Compote

    Cilantro-Cantaloupe Pancakes with Rosemary-Cardamom Apricot Compote

    Light, fluffy, with just enough subtle melon sweetness and cilantro freshness, yet equally with enough filling buttery warmth to satisfy your cake craving on a hotter summer day… all without being too heavy or too sweet. (Also while being a very cheery and pleasing green color to look at, if I do say so myself!)…

  • Jackberry Smoothie

    Jackberry Smoothie

    Dried jackfruit meets frozen blackberries— blending to make a softer, quieter, and very deep, mature sweetness in taste. Earthy-prime to its core! Ingredients: Special equipment: high-speed blender Prep time: 5 minutesYields: 1 serving Preparation: Using a high-speed blender, puree all ingredients together until smooth and serve! Yasmine’s notes: To make this into a green smoothie…

  • Watery Summer Fruit Snack Plate

    Watery Summer Fruit Snack Plate

    A visually stunning, harmoniously watery-prime, tasty, and refreshing fruit plate perfect for sharing! *** And in particular, this is a dish designed to use up any odds and ends, surplus, and/or just going bad fruits you may have in your warmer season— you can easily customize and substitute with any other dried or fresh fruit…

  • Watery Spinach, Summer Squash, and Stone Fruit Sauté

    Watery Spinach, Summer Squash, and Stone Fruit Sauté

    Gentle and calming, with bright green plums, serious-sweet prunes, and summery-warm peaches offering pleasantly sweet notes to a watery-prime meal. A nice way to start a quieter, slower summer morning when you may want a pensive and reflective time. Ingredients: Prep time: 15 minutesYields: 2 servings (up to 4 servings if you want this meal…

  • Blhubarb Smoothie

    Blhubarb Smoothie

    This tastes almost exactly like a green apple, except of course, it’s NOT a green apple: it’s blueberry-rhubarb… or blhubarb! In refreshing, tart, simple and unassuming smoothie mode. (And yes, I know ‘bluebarb’ looks nicer as that’s what others will call it… but I couldn’t resist, darn it.) Ingredients: Special equipment: high-speed blender Yields: 1…

  • Cherry ‘n Chard Smoothie

    Cherry ‘n Chard Smoothie

    Woody, creamy, fresh, buttery, sweet and dreaaaaamy, this is a great green-smoothie treat for just a cheerful, happy calmness. Ingredients: Special equipment: high-speed blender Yields: 1 servingPrep time: 10 minutes Preparation: Yasmine’s notes:This drink celebrates the chards and the cherries!!!!!! 😀 Seriously, I don’t think I’ve heard of this exact combination for a smoothie JUST…

  • Minty Melon-Berry Smoothie

    Minty Melon-Berry Smoothie

    Sweet, creamy, deep, watery, and dreamy. Ingredients: Special equipment: high-speed blender Yields: 1 servingPrep time: 5 minutes Preparation: Blend together all ingredients in a high-speed blender until smooth; pour into a cup and enjoy! Yasmine’s notes:Absolutely perfect for a hot summer’s day. You feel all kinds of calm and refreshed with this deliciously deep parsley-and-minty…

  • Red Lettuce and Roast Beef Wrap

    Red Lettuce and Roast Beef Wrap

    Light, fresh, quick, and calming in a watery way– simple, and yet so crisp. Perfect for when you just need to make something easy while you’re out on the go in warmer times. Ingredients: Prep time: 5 minutesYields: 1 serving Preparation:Layer the roast beef, tomatoes (whole or sliced into smaller pieces, your choice), and red…

  • Minty Melon Gazpacho

    Minty Melon Gazpacho

    An absolutely delightful, chilled soup for the summer. Buttery-melon sweetness, mild watery coolness, robustly hot and sharp garlic, and zesty lime juice and salt all come together to make a balanced happy dish! Ingredients Special equipment: high-speed blender or food processor Prep time: 5 minutesYields: 1 serving Preparation: blend all ingredients together until completely smooth,…

  • Garlicky-Herbed Zucchini Noodles

    Garlicky-Herbed Zucchini Noodles

    Buttery, sweet, caramelized, warm, flavorful… and yet equally, mellow and mild as a summer squash is. 🙂 🙂 🙂 (I also thoroughly recommend with Basil Pine Nut and Red Onion Pesto and some additional red chile flakes of your choice.) Ingredients: Prep time: 10-15 minutesYields: 2 servings Preparation: Yasmine’s notes: As this was good, SO…