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cheese, Recipes, Vegetarian -

The fresh flavors of local summer tomatoes and herbs really shine in this Halloumi with Mediterranean Relish recipe.

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Recipes, Vegetarian -

Decadent Mac(adamias) and Cheese Way back when in my pre-keto days, I was crowned “Queen of All the Dairy” for winning the American Dairy Association of Indiana’s Ultimate Macaroni and Cheese Cook-Off. Held during the Indiana State Fair, the live cooking competition even included dairy farmers. They know dairy. I’m not being cheesy when I say this is quite an accomplishment. Chef Alexa (125 pounds ago) wearing her Grand Champion ADAI Ultimate Mac & Cheese Cookoff crown.  Macaroni and cheese is the ultimate comfort food. It warms your soul on cold, rainy days. It sticks to your ribs and puts...

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dessert, Pavlova, Vegetarian -

For Independence Day, Chef Alexa made one of our favorite summer desserts, Pavlova. Did you see it on the IGTV live broadcast where we picked the winners of the #NotTodayCarbs Contest? A Pavlova makes a perfect treat for July in Indiana, because it showcases fresh berries. In Australia and New Zealand, people make it for Christmas for the same reason. Our version is gluten free, sugar free, grain free, and delicious.

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Cauliflower, Recipes, Vegetarian -

Before eating keto, I would have made fried rice. However, Asian Riced Cauliflower (or cauliflower rice) is actually an improvement. The umami of the shiitakes and liquid aminos shine through to star in this dish. I add sugar snap peas for a little sweetness. My recipe is gluten free, sugar free, and low carb.

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butter, keto, Recipes, Vegetarian -

Homemade butter is one of those flavors that can’t be replicated. When I think about butter, I feel happy. Salted Butter is the ultimate comfort food/condiment. Luckily, the recipe is already keto. Making butter is a worthwhile activity for when you want your meal to be extra special. One of the coolest things about it is that this is a good way to connect with food. Experiencing the craft of it creates a sense of accomplishment that carries over into the enjoyment of food containing real butter. Slather on fresh vegetables from your garden or farmer’s market for a fabulously health-forward indulgence. 

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