Posts tagged ‘cauliflower’

December 22nd, 2013

Whole Roasted Cauliflower {with yogurt & goat cheese dipping sauce}

by Lauren


Funny looking vegetable, isn’t it? I promise it’s a cauliflower though. I wasn’t quite sure how to maintain it’s beauty once it was all chopped up so I decided to try roasting it whole and I have to say, Chris and I have decided it’s our new favorite preparation for cauliflower of any color.

Purple, orange, white, or green, we want it poached then roasted, and dipped in a creamy, tangy, cheesy, sauce.

Little Yellow Note: This is called a …

April 29th, 2013

Orange Ginger Cauliflower {with Carrot Ribbons}

by Chrissy

Cauliflower is making a comeback. It’s becoming a hip veggie to cook up, I promise.

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In the LYK, we’ve made “rice” with it, mashed it up with goat cheese to sub as a suitable mashed potatoes replacement, and roasted it with a savory lemon-tahini topping.

Point and case, you can get really creative with this mild-flavored vegetable.

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Since we have been loaded down with oranges, and had two heads of cauliflower in the fridge, it was time to try … Read more...

January 21st, 2013

Roasted Cauliflower {with Crispy Garbanzos and Tahini Dressing}

by Chrissy

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Cauliflower is making a come-back. I’m sure of it, because I felt so compelled to buy 3 heads of the stuff.

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I can’t remember a time in my life when that would ever have made sense, so I’m just going with it and I’ll see what happens.

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I suppose anything dressed in tahini, garlic, lemon and olive oil will do the trick.

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This is a great way to enjoy your veggies. You know, actually enjoy them.

My advice, don’t be …

November 18th, 2012

Cauliflower, Cranberry and Smoked Gouda Gratin

by Lauren

In the spirit of the Thanksgiving holiday (it’s almost time, people!) here is a festive cheesy gratin that will make you swoon.

While you are filling up on gravy-smothered turkey and mashed taters, we want you to remember to eat your veggies.

Covered in a smokey gouda béchamel sauce, laced with cranberry sauce, this will become a new fan favorite. The fresh herbs add the perfect savory balance to this side.

Oh, and about those tortilla chips. Normally, breadcrumbs would … Read more...