Interesting vegetables: 8 takes on meatless meals in the Twin Cities

Michael Pollan’s maxim on eating is easy enough to follow. Eat food. We’re on board. Not too much. Not a problem. Mostly plants. Well yeah, but, wait—mostly? We give it an honest try, planning a week of lunch salads and shopping for brunch at the farmers’ market. Then Friday night rolls around, we go out … [ Read more]

Crunchy Wild Rice Salad with Citrus Dressing Recipe

Crunchy Wild Rice Salad with Citrus Dressing (serves 12) By Stephanie Meyer, freshtart.com 4 cups water 3 cups chicken broth 1 teaspoon salt 2 1/2 cups wild rice 1 cup dried cranberries 1 cup golden raisins (or pomegranate seeds) 1 cup green onions (about 1 bunch), chopped 3/4 cup toasted pepitas (or pine nuts) 1/2 … [ Read more]