Tag Archives: grains

Salad with tarragon marinated beets, butternut squash, brussel sprouts, kale and quinoa.

March 20th. The winter is still here (though its the first day of spring), so the winter salads are still very desirable. I got out all my root vegetables from the┬árefrigerator, leftovers of quinoa, my new best buddy kale and some asparagus. I also found a bunch of fresh tarragon hiding on the bottom. To […]

Seafood almost risotto with barley for a dinner of six

We were expecting our dear friends over for dinner: guest from NYC, who has never been at out place before, half-American half-Japanese┬ácouple with their adorable 8 months old son. The plan was to make something simple, but pretty, which will most likely satisfy everybody’s taste. We surly had all the appetizers including edamame, cheese plate, […]