Archive | Soups, Chili, & Beans

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Grown-Up Vegetable Soup

Nazila Merati shares recipes and stories at www.banamak.org. There’s something comforting about the way she introduces her recipes; you feel like an old friend cooking alongside her in the kitchen. You’ll see what I mean when you read about one of her favorite soups here.

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Dried Chickpeas

How to Prepare Dried Chickpeas

Mary Papoulias-Platis is the co-owner of and executive chef at the Greek Gourmet, a family owned and operated concession and catering business, in San Diego since 1974. Today she shares her technique for preparing chickpeas from the dried beans instead of getting them out of a can.

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Healthy Veggie Chili

Healthy Veggie Chili

Obviously there are infinite iterations of Chili, so consider this recipe just a starting point — use whatever you’ve got on hand and I’m sure it’ll be great.

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