Tag Archives: lentils

Carrot-lentil soup with fresh, ginger-root. Gluten-free, vegan.

As winter grips part of the nation with its icy fingers, nothing spells cozy comfort as much as a steaming, hot bowl of soup to combat the cold, and this carrot-lentil soup does not disappoint! The tantalizing aroma of fresh … Continue reading

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The Asian Paradox: What puts Asians and South Asians at a higher risk for Type 2 diabetes!

The Asian Paradox: What every Asian must know! Type 2 diabetes is among the fastest growing diseases in the world due to a combination of unfavorable changes in modifiable risk factors and a high genetic susceptibility in certain populations. Asia … Continue reading

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A pocket full of beans! Sprouted lentil pita pockets: lacto-vegetarian

At our house, left over lentils get stuffed into pita pockets for lunch the next day. These nifty little lentil pockets pack a delicious, nutrient punch with tons of fiber, phyto-nutrients and healthy fats. The dog days of summer make … Continue reading

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