Orange-Lemon Scented Cookies

  Ingredients 6 tablespoons butter 1 teaspoon finely shredded orange peel ½ teaspoon finely shredded lemon peel ½ teaspoon vanilla extract ¼ teaspoon orange extract (optional) 2 tablespoons powdered sugar ½ cup all purpose flour Powdered sugar   Method Add butter and sugar to a bowl and beat with an electric mixer until light and…

Skillet Bulgur Cakes with Vegetarian Chili

I have been making bulgur with different vegetables.  I kind of started getting bored making the same bulgur dish again and again.  So I thought to make this new and interesting version of bulgur dish.  Grilling in butter gives this dish a distinct flavor.  I used salted butter (I know too much sodium).  But it…

Quinoa with Crunchy Sprouted Beans

Bean sprouts has a crunchy and nutty flavor.  They are rich in vitamins, minerals, amino acids, protein and phytochemicals.  Usually I add these sprouts in salads which give a nice crunchy taste.  But due to the recent outbreaks of salmonella, or Escherichia coli I started cooking them in high heat so it will at least…