Healing Herbal Wines, Vinegars & Syrups (Storey's Country by Joyce A. Wardwell

By Joyce A. Wardwell

Considering the fact that 1973, Storey's nation knowledge announcements have provided functional, hands-on directions designed to aid readers grasp dozens of nation residing abilities quick and simply. There at the moment are greater than a hundred and seventy titles during this sequence, and their impressive attractiveness displays the typical wish of nation and town dwellers alike to domesticate own independence in lifestyle.

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Slice salmon very thinly, at a diagonal, and lay in a glass pan or plate. In a small bowl, whisk together lemon juice, oil, and toasted fennel seeds. Add dill and pour half of mixture over sliced salmon. Cover and refrigerate for up to 3 hours to marinate. The salmon should change color from bright red to pale pink. Toss remaining marinade with greens. Season with salt and pepper. Add to plate of marinated salmon, and garnish with thinly sliced fennel and red onion. This Niçoise uses salmon instead of the traditional tuna.

Spoon salsa onto each mussel and place on platter. Sprinkle with Parmesan cheese. Jalapeño Prawns This is a very simple yet tasty starter that I learned at the Avenue Grill restaurant, where I started my culinary apprenticeship. Makes 4 servings 20 large whole prawns 1 cup (250 mL) all-purpose flour 1 tsp salt 1 tsp ground black pepper 1 fresh jalapeño pepper, chopped and seeded 1 tbsp canola oil ¼ cup (60 mL) white wine 2 tbsp fresh lime juice 2 tbsp butter, softened ¼ cup (60 mL) minced fresh cilantro, for garnish Remove heads from prawns, then clean and devein.

This Niçoise uses salmon instead of the traditional tuna. Makes 4 servings ½ lb (250 g) baby new potatoes 1 cup (250 mL) chopped green beans 4 4-oz (460-g) poached salmon fillets (p. 113) 4 cups (1 L) court bouillon (p. 22) ½ lb (250 g) mixed baby greens ¼ cup (60 mL) artichokes, cooked and quartered (with bristly “choke” section removed), or canned ½ cup (125 mL) halved cherry tomatoes ¼ cup (60 mL) pitted black olives 4 eggs, hard-boiled, sliced into quarters Vinaigrette ¼8 cup (30 mL) white wine vinegar 2 tsp Dijon mustard 1 garlic clove, minced 1 shallot, finely chopped ½ cup (125 mL) canola oil 1 tsp honey 58 Modern Native Feasts In a large pot, boil or steam potatoes for about 15–20 minutes, until tender.

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