Morels may only be in season for a short time but that doesn't mean you have to forgo this culinary delight. Dried morels bounce right back to their original shape and maintain their flavor when rehydrated. Try this recipe for lemon, kale, & mascarpone stuffed morels and you'll see for yourself.
The final recipe in our series of healthy vanilla bean recipes, Vegan Vanilla Mushroom Mole combines the earthiness of morel mushrooms, fragrant vanilla, Ceylon cinnamon, poblano peppers, and traditional Mexican spices. It’s filled with antioxidants and is gluten free, low carb, vegan (so obviously dairy free, too), and, nut free, so it will satisfy most dietary restrictions!
This recipe for Vanilla Coconut Pudding is smooth and mildly sweet, with gorgeous flecks of vanilla caviar. No refined sugar is added—only a small amount of raw honey. The natural coconut and vanilla flavors seem to fool your taste buds into believing it is sweeter than it really is; so you won’t even have a sugar crash. Gluten free, low carb, vegetarian, nut free, and dairy free; this decadent pudding will satisfy most dietary restrictions
Another recipe in our series of healthy vanilla bean recipes, Vanilla Bean and Dark Rum Barbecue Sauce puts an exceptional twist on barbecue classics. Enjoy the added bonus recipe for cherry-smoked baby back ribs!
Easy Vegan Mango Ice Cream with Ceylon Cinnamon and Vanilla from Tahiti is the first recipe in our Healthy Vanilla Bean Recipe series. It's naturally sweet, fragrant, earthy, and, above all, delicious but without the guilt that often accompanies vanilla bean ice cream. Plus, it's incredibly easy to make!
Edible Silver Foil, or Vark, is a culinary embellishment used to adorn both sweet and savory dishes. In the past, it was primarily used in South-Asian cuisine but has recently garnered attention in fusion foods globally. If you are an edible silver foil novice, though, there may be some serious hesitation—questions that need to be answered before taking a metallic leap of faith in your gastronomic escapades. I’ll do my best to answer those questions here!