This dish is a lot like lasagna in soup form—and there’s really nothing wrong with that! However, unlike lasagna, it comes together in a snap. If you’d rather skip the tortellini, try broken lasagna noodles (a great way to use up scraps) and top with ricotta cheese before serving.
Tip: Find tortellini in the fresh or frozen section of your grocery store, and choose one with a filling that appeals to you.
In large pot, heat oil or butter over medium heat. Add onion and sauteu0301 until soft, about 8 minutes. Add broth and tomatoes and bring to a boil. Reduce to a simmer, cover, and cook for 5 minutes. Stir in tortellini and return to a boil. Reduce to a simmer and cook, uncovered, for 10 minutes, stirring often. Just before serving, stir in kale, basil, and black pepper; cook for another minute, or until kale is wilted. If too thick for your liking, thin with a splash of water. Ladle into bowls and serve hot.
Oven-roasted delicata squash makes a crispy treat atop this green salad. As its name suggests, this squash has a thin, delicate skin that’s tasty when cooked. Pomegranate molasses, an ingredient common in Lebanese and Middle-Eastern cuisine, brings a sweet and sour flavour to the dressing. No pine nuts? Use squash seeds! Simply collect about 1/4 cup (60 mL) seeds from cleaned squash, rinse, and mix with 1/8 tsp (0.5 mL) of the spice mix used to roast the squash and 1/2 tsp (2 mL) olive oil. Roast at 425 F (220 C) on parchment-lined baking sheet for 20 minutes, stirring every 10 minutes.
Look for whole grain farro, which leaves the germ and bran intact, for this satisfying porridge that’s sure to kickstart your day. While the cooking time is longer than for pearled or semi-pearled varieties, you’ll get more nutrition. Take the time to enjoy the delicate scent of cardamom and ginger wafting through your kitchen as you prepare this. Ancient grain Farro (also referred to as emmer or einkorn) is a variety of wheat known as an ancient grain, which means that it hasn’t changed over time through breeding as is the case with many varieties of modern wheat.
Spanish-inspired flavours of almond and orange and a good punch of protein make this pudding a delicious and nutritious breakfast, snack, or dessert. The tiniest amount of large-flake sea salt and a drizzle of olive oil help bring all the flavours together. Amp up the orange For some additional orange flavour, when cooking chickpeas from dry, add a few strips of orange zest to the cooking water. Tastier toast Take your toast to the next level by using this pudding as a satisfying spread.
Breaking with tradition, think of this as a guise of tabbouleh salad with staying power, thanks to the addition of hearty sorghum and fibre-rich navy beans. It also ages fairly well, so it serves as a make-ahead meal that can keep for up to 3 days. A perfect plant-based option for weekday lunches.