Heidi's Favorites

If a recipe appears on 101 Cookbooks, I stand behind it. But beyond that, there are a number of favorite favorites. I've listed them here.

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At the Studio: Coconut Yellow Split Pea Soup

At the Studio: Coconut Yellow Split Pea Soup

Yellow split peas incorporated into a ginger-spiked yellow coconut curry broth (lots of turmeric) - cherry tomatoes, chive oil, seeds, micro greens. The best kind of working lunch.

Smash-and-Toss Roasted Potato Salad

Smash-and-Toss Roasted Potato Salad

A flavor-forward potato salad you can make a meal of - French lentils, sun-dried tomatoes, ginger, garlic, almonds, and basil. All together. In one beautiful roasted potato salad.

Blackberry Saffron Honey

Blackberry Saffron Honey

Taking saffron infused honey to the next level by adding seasonal blackberries. It's simple, and an ideal topping for oatmeal, pancakes, waffles, or a cheese plate. A favorite!

Roasted Tomato Salad

Roasted Tomato Salad

The next time you think of making a caprese salad, consider this instead. The special combination of both raw and roasted tomatoes, with bright harissa oil brings an element of the unexpected.

At the Studio: Dark Chocolate Energy Bites

At the Studio: Dark Chocolate Energy Bites

Good-quality dark chocolate packed with lots of chopped nuts, seeds, and dried fruit make these a favorite - nutritious + energizing snack. Thumbs up.

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All Things Pesto

All Things Pesto

Pesto season is on. Here's my favorite pesto recipe alongside a handful of other pesto-centric preparations, suggestions, and links.

4 o'clock No-bake Energy Bites

4 o'clock No-bake Energy Bites

My favorite alternative to energy bars - these are a favorite late afternoon snack. The best part is they're simple to make, and you're in control of the ingredients.

At The Studio: Paloma Rosa

At The Studio: Paloma Rosa

A favorite cocktail, Palomas push all the buttons - bright, refreshing, tart, with a kiss of sweet and salty. They also couldn't be simpler.

Whole Wheat Waffles

Whole Wheat Waffles

Perhaps the only waffle recipe you need. Enjoy!

Soba, Chives and Crème Fraîche

Soba, Chives and Crème Fraîche

The quickest and easiest of lunches. Soba noodles tossed with dollops of crème fraîche, and showered with lots of chives and grated hard-boiled egg yolk.

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