Archive | Sauces, Salsas, & Condiments

homemade worcestershire sauce

How to Make Worcestershire Sauce

Worcestershire sauce is a pantry staple that is most often loaded with sugar or high-fructose corn syrup. Making your own is incredibly easy and it can be stored in the fridge for up to six months.

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fruit paste

How to Make Fruit Paste

Alternatives to processed sugar are a necessary part of an unprocessed lifestyle. Using dried fruit as the base, we learn how to make fruit paste that can be used in a variety of ways.

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savory cranberry jam

Savory Cranberry Jam

Canned cranberry sauce probably brings back memories of your childhood Thanksgivings. Step up your cranberry game and try this healthier, grown-up version!

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scallion cucumber raita with fresh pomegranate anvils

Scallion-Cucumber Raita with Fresh Pomegranate Arils

Raita is a side dish in Indian cuisine that is meant to cool the palate and soothe the stomach after eating the spicy main course. Prep the ingredients in advance and mix in just a few minutes before serving for a crisp and refreshing side dish to your festive platters.

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The Pastured Pig, an Unprocessed Alternative for Sustainable Meat

In 2012 my wife and I decided to shake things up. We were both overly stressed, overworked, overweight, and over our urban existence. Our lifestyle and environment were sending us down a path of misery and discomfort and we needed to make some changes. I started by growing vegetables. We added beehives and a chicken coop and it was soon beginning to look a bit like a farm. Once we had a good handle on the veggies, eggs, and honey […]

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Pumpkin Pie Spiced Applesauce

Pumpkin Pie Spiced Applesauce

I’ve named this recipe Pumpkin Pie Spiced Applesauce because it’s become shorthand for those warm, aromatic spices that we all love (or love to hate) this time of year. However trendy they may be, there’s no denying that adding spice to homemade applesauce elevates it beyond any grocery store version and makes a very convincing argument for going unprocessed.

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Three Plant-Based, Vegan Sauces

Three Plant-Based Sauces to Make at Home

Here are three sauces you can easily incorporate into your daily routine and enhance your plant-based dishes. Make them your own by adding ethnic spices, various oils, citrus, and herbs to create your own unique combinations.

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