Ginger is yummy stuff, whether it’s in its sliced and pickled form — gari — to help mask the raw fish from your breath after eating sushi, or grated in a rice dish for a dash of flavorful zing. It also offers a wealth of health benefits.
This is my favorite salad right now; I could eat it all day...! California Quinoa Salad (Whole Foods copycat) I got all the ingredients at Trader Joe's. FYI, this makes ALOT, half the recipe feeds at least 8-12 people.
Compound butter is simply butter with an added flavor or two mixed in. It's not just like buttering an item and then adding a sprinkle of the flavor - compound butter becomes a unique flavor unto itself. You can put these on pastries, meat, pasta - anything you like.