Guest Post: 8 Tips for a Successful Gluten-Free Diet

8 Tips for a Successful Gluten-Free Diet By Stella Reynolds Giving up gluten is no easy task. Even though there are so many companies out there who are making gluten-free options of our favorite foods or even catering to gluten-free living, it’s still a challenge. When you make the decision to eliminate gluten from your…

Boneless Leg of Lamb

Autumn is here and savory foods are a welcome addition to your dinner menu. This recipe is very simple and fairly effortless that will absolutely amaze your friends. Shown here is a 5.4 lb boneless leg of New Zealand lamb and will satisfy 8 – 10 guests depending who you invite. 🙂 Make sure that…

Kitchari

Kitchari, also called Khichdi or Khichri, has been around for centuries and originates from India, Bangladesh, Pakistan and Nepal. It is traditionally prepared of yellow mung dal and basmati rice, packed with powerful, healing spices and ghee. There are many variations of this amazing staple, and is incredibly easy to make. It is often a baby’s…

Guest Post: The Three Healthiest Oils When You Can’t Avoid Frying

Fried foods are a favorite snack for many people as we head into football season. While fried food certainly a delicious treat, it can be very heavy and leave you feeling weighed down. While I don’t advocate that you make a habit of eating fried, there will be times when you do want that special…

Mango Salsa

The end of summer is here and we are finally done with 110 degree heat here in our Sonoran Desert. Mangos are once again in season and are so perfect that we had to make a new recipe for salsa that is so delicious and it will keep your breath feeling fresh as it is…

Coconut Curry Brushed Baby Eggplant

This dish was well received as a side dish to our friend’s dinner, but could have stood alone as an Hors D’Oeuvre also.  Eggplant is one of those lovely vegetables that will absorb flavors and spices beautifully due to its’ silky spongy nature, and it is incredibly good for you. Eggplant is a very good source…

Chilled Quinoa Salad

Let’s face it, eating leafy greens as your salad is wonderful, but it can get a bit monotonous. Eating a variety of fresh ingredients is absolutely key to a healthy lifestyle.  We’d like to introduce you to another way to enjoy a tasty lunch or perhaps a lighter fare for dinner or a creative side…

Guest Post: Helpful Hints On How To Fillet A Fish Perfectly For A Grand Meal

Hello Foodies, From time to time we share our platform with guests and friends. This time we would like to welcome Patricia Smith from myfilletknife.com  to share some wisdom. Enjoy her interesting and helpful hints! NK ***** Got a big family dinner coming up? Or a birthday surprise for a seafood-loving spouse? While your options…

Simple Tomato Soup

Some tomato soups are more involved, such as boiling your tomatoes and peeling them roasting garlic with veggies, etc. We wanted to share a very quick and simple recipe with you that you can make with very limited time, but that will satisfy every time. Shown here with added Haas avocado and fresh organic basil…

Guest Post: Roasted Butternut Squash Coconut Curry Soup

Hello Friends! Nutty Kitchen is happy to share a fantastic recipe from our friend and doctor, Dr. Steven Sorr from Source of Health Natural Medical Center. This is not just a super tasty soup recipe, but also an opportunity to take a moment to look at his website and learn more about natural medical options,…

Pan Fried Smelts

Hello there! It’s been a while, a long while actually. Here at NK we still eat real food, shop locally and continue to work on reducing our environmental footprint. We are huge fans of sardines and healthy sustained fish. Whether frozen or fresh, smelts are deliciously pleasing every time. Smelts are a family of small…

Avocado Potato Salad

Try this very refreshing potato salad variation. Your friends will love you for bringing this over to your favorite outing. Enjoy! NK   Ingredients: 2 large avocados 3 medium sized redskin potatoes (each is the size of about a tennis ball) 2 tbsps finely diced red onion 1 peeled and cubed into small 1/2 inch…