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You can find this peppery green year-round, but it’s best in cooler months. Arugula is somewhere between a salad green and an herb, so it works as a salad base, on a sandwich or as a garnish for soups and pasta dishes.
They’re full of plant compounds with antioxidant and inflammation-fighting effects —and often you can use less salt when your food has more flavor.
Grains such as couscous and quinoa, which can be eaten at room temperature, are a blank palette for vegetables, nuts, herbs or anything your kids like. You could make a grain salad for dinner and plan to have the kids take leftovers to school the next day.
If you’re hosting Thanksgiving this year, you’re probably already dreading a trip to a packed grocery store to stock up on essentials. That’s where Amazon Fresh’s grocery delivery service comes in. Fresh offers two hour delivery on everything you need for your Thanksgiving feast. Here’s a quick guide to cover the most important items on your list.
You've probably heard this wellness world buzzword in the last few years — adaptogens — but may not be clear on what exactly it means.
It's that time of year — time to break out the boots, light up the fireplace, and restock your over-the-counter cold medicine.
If you want to enjoy fresh herbs throughout the fall and winter but weren’t blessed with a green thumb, this smartly designed herb garden planter from Click and Grow will give you a hand.
Ojai native plant guide Lanny Kaufer will lead an herb walk at Arroyo Hondo Preserve located on the Gaviota Coast north of Santa Barbara on Saturday, July 20, from 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. The walk will conclude with a direct-from-the-grower native plant sale hosted by Santa Barbara Natives (SBN), a native plant nursery founded by Arroyo Hondo Preserve manager John Warner.
This is the kind of ranch dressing that one taster would serve to vegetable-averse children to convince them that vegetables are good. It could also be a good complement to cheese curds, but most tasters complained that Wish-Bone was oddly sweet without any tang or herb flavors.
Garden-fresh flavors don't need to be confined to the kitchen. Bring them to your cocktail shaker to make delicious summer drinks.
The Santa Maria Public Library will host a presentation about whimsical landscaping from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. Wednesday.
Here's a challenge for you: Take a moment to walk to your kitchen and count up the number of spices you have in your cupboards Not counting salt and pepper, how many herbs, spices and spice blends do you have right now? If you're like most people, you probably have more than 10 different types of spices-- and...
We all know the importance of herbs and spices for enhancing the flavors in our foods, but do you know how herbs and spices can enhance your health as well? They have been used for centuries for both culinary and medicinal purposes. Herbs like basil, oregano and cilantro are the leaves of the plant, and...
If you’ve been taking advantage of the warm weather to grow fresh herbs like basil, chives, cilantro, and dill, or you always pick up your favorite herbs at the grocery store, you’ve probably run into this common problem: they’re always the first thing in your refrigerator to wilt. When wrapping herbs in a damp cloth just isn’t doing the trick, this sleek herb saver from Prepara is the solution.
The Bear and Star of Los Olivos is cooking up a special event: Chef John Cox and his culinary team will welcome Executive Chef Ted Walter, of …
Fresh herbs can make an everyday meal feel fit for a special occasion but buying herbs from the grocery and trying to keep them fresh until you cook adds up. Fortunately, you don’t need a lot of space or money to grow your own herbs at home. This space-saving herb garden from Mr. Stacky has a slim vertical design that maximizes herb growing space indoors or outdoors.
For a new gardener, spring is the most exciting season of the year. If you just can’t wait for warmer temperatures, and you’re ready to kickstart your garden this March, try these 4 hardy plants for some early blooms and vegetables.