Your Cheat Sheet To Delicious Seasonal Cooking
With all the winter blues going around, it’s nice to have something to be thankful for: fresh seasonal veggies! It’s no surprise that during this chilly winter, many of us opt for home-cooked meals and cozy nights in – which is why we’re here to offer you our winter meal cheat sheet. Straight from the delight of Terra's Kitchen (a healthy meal delivery service), these easy tips are ideal for any hungry girl out there. Take a look at our star ingredients and get cookin’
Lucky for us, unsalted mixed nuts can make for a healthy midday snack. Whether you’re at the office, getting a blowout or shopping for Christmas gifts, these little treats are the perfect on-the-go nutrition you need. Full of protein and healthy fats, your favorite nuts can also add crunch to hearty dishes such as Butternut Squash Pasta or Thai Grilled Chicken Salad.
Juicy sweet pears are probably the best thing abut winter, and thankfully, they are extremely healthy! Depending on your cravings, you can make these babies into everything from baked sweet chips, to delicious tartes or even fresh in a goat cheese salad. Personally, we like to eat them as we’re running out the door to our next meeting – but that’s just us.
Pomegranates may just be the most gorgeous fruit out there. In deep reds, pinks and beautifully symmetric shapes, these gems are the diamonds of the fruit world. For an edgy spin on seasonal classics, try mixing these antioxidant-rich winter fruits into your old-school recipes. Perfect for fresh dishes such as cous cous and salad, pomegranates can also be used to garnish your favorite cocktails – looking stunning and rich in nutrients, just the way we like it!
Turnips are not the most popular of veggies, possibly because of their strong lasting taste. However, once baked, seasoned or roasted, these seemingly ordinary root veggies can turn a dish from average to irresistible. So give them a chance!