This recipe is not what you think it is. I know it looks like a haphazard affair of roasted vegetables tossed on top of farro, but there is more going on here.
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Getting healthy in January with simple, scrumptious black rice salad, full of edamame, cabbage, and sesame-soy dressing, crowned with white miso-charred Portobello mushrooms.
Quinoa, chickpeas, and shrimp are flavored with harissa and topped with crunchy cucumbers. Finished with some lemon and cilantro, it makes a quick and easy meal that comes together in less than 30 minutes, with minimal prep work to boot.
Sweet and savory glazed black cod prepared with only a few minutes of work and cooked under the broiler or in a toaster oven.
A "meat lite" turkey burger might seem like an oxymoron but isn't: a mixture of ground turkey lightened with plenty of milky ricotta cheese is folded through with soft leeks and garlic, accented with fresh dill and fries up crispy-but-juicy in a cast-iron pan.
A quick and healthy salad with poached chicken breast in a sweet-and-spicy dressing.
I'm not sure it gets much simpler than this recipe. You cook some pasta, drain, then toss it in a large bowl with the rest of the ingredients. Honestly. You won't have to sauté loads of ingredients or simmer things for hours. It all comes together during the time it takes to boil the pasta.