Rainbow Salad with Raspberry Hazelnut Champagne Vinaigrette

This vinaigrette has become a favorite in my house, and for good reason: It’s delish! I really like trying to work with vinegars that are off the beaten path a bit. So often, I see recipes in magazines and online that use either apple cider vinegar, balsamic vinegar, or rice wine vinegar, and while they…

Middle Eastern Inspired Mixed Lentils and Vegetable Soup

    The Levant region refers to the area in which agriculture began, the area which is now modern-day Turkey, Syria, Lebanon, Iraq, Jordan, Israel, Iran, Kuwait, and Cypress. While domesticated cereal crops developed in different places at different times, and it’s contentious as to which grain was domesticated first, experts agree that for the…