Combine spices in a small bowl and set aside. Heat butter or olive oil in a large skillet, add onions and garlic and cook for about 5 minutes over medium heat. Stir in spice mixture, then add carrots, chicken, lentils, and 1 1/4 cup chicken broth. Bring to a boil, cover, reduce heat and simmer for 40-45 minutes, until lentils are fully cooked. Bring 1 1/2 cup chicken broth to a boil, then stir in couscous. Cover and remove from heat. Allow to sit for 5 minutes, then fluff with a fork. Serve chicken and lentil mixture over couscous.
Combine warm water, yeast, and ECJ in a large glass bowl and allow to proof for 5 minutes. Add salt and olive oil. Gradually stir in flour. Knead until smooth, then cover and let rise in a greased bowl until doubled in size. Punch down and shape into 2 long loaves or place in greased French bread loaf pans or on a cookie sheet. Let rise again, until doubled. Bake at 400˚ for 20 minutes, then cool on racks.
Place vegetables in stockpot and cover up to 2/3 of them with water. Bring to a boil and add salt. Reduce heat and boil until vegetables are tender. Remove from heat and when cool enough to handle, puree in a blender or food processor. Melt butter in a small saucepan and whisk in flour until smooth. Return pureed vegetables to the stockpot over medium heat and slowly blend in butter and flour mixture. Add milk, stirring constantly, then gradually add cheese. Stir until smooth. Add Tabasco, pepper, paprika, parsley, and dill, and salt to taste if needed. Heat thoroughly and serve.
Combine flour, ECJ, cocoa, soda and salt. Combine kefir, oil, and eggs. Blend the two mixtures together, then add the water and vanilla. Stir well and pour into greased 9x13 pan. Bake at 350˚ for 40 minutes.
Mix together milk, butter, ECJ, and cocoa in a saucepan. Cook and stir for 8 minutes, or until bubbly. Quickly stir in peanut butter and vanilla until the peanut butter is melted, then add the oatmeal. Stir until well combined. Spoon onto wax paper and refrigerate until set. Or just eat it with a spoon while it's still hot...
Bring water and ECJ to a boil in a small saucepan. Add berries and return to a boil. Reduce heat and cook, stirring frequently, at a soft boil for 10 minutes, or until berries begin to pop and the sauce begins to thicken. Remove from heat, pour into a bowl and let cool at room temperature. Serve at room temperature or chill until needed.
In a 9x13 pan, place a layer of tortillas, followed by the refried beans, meat, 1/2 cup salsa, and half of the cheese. Then place another layer of tortillas, followed by the Cream of Mushroom Soup, the rest of the salsa, and the rest of the cheese. Cook at 350˚ for 25-35 minutes, until heated through and bubbly.
Brown meat in a skillet. When it is almost done, add onion and green peppers and cook until meat is done and vegetables are tender, stirring constantly. Combine water, soy sauce, garlic powder, ginger, and pepper and stir into the meat mixture. Add spaghetti noodles and green onions and combine thoroughly.
Saute onion and garlic together, then set aside. Cook chicken, then add to onion and garlic mixture. Bring chicken broth to a boil and stir in couscous. Cover and remove from heat; set aside for five minutes, or until liquid is absorbed. Fluff with a fork, then add chicken, onion, and garlic mixture. Stir in tomatoes, spinach, and lemon juice. Serve warm or chilled.
Place potatoes and garlic in a large pot and cover with water. Bring to a boil and cook until potatoes are soft. Drain water and mash potatoes and garlic together. Add:
1/2 -1 cup grated cheddar cheese
1/4 cup grated Parmesan cheese
2 TBSP butter
1/2 tsp sea salt
1/8 tsp pepper
Mix well until cheeses, butter, salt, and pepper are fully incorporated into potato/garlic mixture. Add whole milk, a small amount at a time, until potato mixture reaches the desired consistency. Serve immediately or keep warm in a crock-pot.
Combine garlic, brown sugar, and spices in a small bowl. Rub into all sides of the brisket. Wrap it tightly with plastic wrap and refrigerate for at least 6 hours.
Unwrap and place brisket in a roasting pan with the sliced onions, and add the beef broth or water. Cover tightly with the roasting pan lid and roast it, undisturbed, at 325˚ for 3 hours. Uncover, add optional vegetables if desired, and roast for an additional hour, basting occasionally with the juices from the pan. Let it sit for about 30 minutes at room temperature before slicing, and serve with juices from the pan.
Combine the cranberries, sugar and water in a small saucepan. Cover and cook on medium-low, stirring occasionally, until the berries have broken and the mixture begins to thicken (10-15 minutes). Remove from heat and allow to cool to room temperature.
Place chicken in crock-pot with the appropriate amount of water (according to chicken size) and add remaining ingredients, except mushrooms. Cook until chicken is done, and add mushrooms to the crock-pot about 30 minutes before dinner time.
Combine first 8 ingredients. Divide evenly among the tortillas, then roll up into chimichangas. Place seam-sides down on a greased baking sheet and spray lightly with cooking spray. Bake at 500˚ for 7 minutes, or until tops are golden brown.
Bring milk to a boil. Add quinoa and return to a boil. Reduce heat to low, cover and simmer about 15 minutes, until 3/4 of the milk has been absorbed. Stir in sugar and cinnamon and cook, covered, until almost all the milk has been absorbed (about 8 minutes). Add blueberries and serve.
Stir together and let it sit on the counter for 12 hours or more, covered with a towel.
2 tsp baking powder
1 tsp salt
2/3 cup melted coconut oil or butter
2 TBSP maple syrup
1 lb cooked turkey sausage, or 12 turkey sausage links cut in half
Mix all ingredients together. (You can either incorporate the ground sausage into the mixture or press the sausage link halves into the tops of the unbaked muffins after the batter has been put into the tins.) Put batter into 24 greased muffin tins and bake at 350˚ for 15-20 minutes or until they are lightly browned.
2 lbs. leg of lamb (or beef stew meat), cut into bite-size pieces
28 oz. low sodium beef broth
2 12 oz. bottles Irish Stout (or other dark beer, or substitute beef broth)
3 cups cubed, peeled baking potato
2 cups thinly sliced leek (about 2 large leeks)
2 cups carrots, sliced 1/2 inch thick
6 thyme sprigs or 2 TBSP dried thyme
2 bay leaves
1 tsp salt
1/2 tsp black pepper
1/2 cup water
1/4 cup flour
2 TBSP fresh lemon juice
2 tsp sugar
1/2 cup (or less) chopped fresh parsley
Brown meat in a Dutch oven over medium-high heat, then add beef broth and all ingredients through pepper, stirring to combine. Bring to a boil, reduce heat, cover and simmer for 45 minutes or until vegetables are tender, stirring occasionally. Discard bay leaves and thyme sprigs.
Combine water, flour, lemon juice and sugar, stirring well with a whisk. Add to the stew and bring it to a boil, stirring constantly. Cook 3 minutes or until slightly thick, still stirring constantly. Remove from heat and mix in parsley before serving.
Combine all ingredients except salmon, stirring until the sugar is dissolved. Place salmon in a resealable plastic bag or glass pan and cover with the marinade. Refrigerate for at least 2 hours, turning the fillets (to coat all sides) at least once during the marination period.
Discard marinade when ready to cook, placing salmon on a lightly oiled grill preheated to medium heat. Cook for 6-8 minutes per side, or until fish flakes easily with a fork.
Cook pasta according to package directions, omitting salt and fat. Drain pasta in a colander over a bowl, reserving 4 TBSP cooking liquid. Return pasta to pan. Add reserved cooking liquid and all other ingredients and toss well. Serve warm.