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Tomato Asparagus Tortellini Pasta Salad

I still have an abundance of tomatoes from the farmer’s market, and it’s been so hot lately I haven’t been excited about the prospect of heating up the kitchen by turning on the oven. 239 more words

Lunch & Dinner

Mixed Salad

This is another of my favourite salads as it is very filling and healthy. Avocado is rich in vitamin E which is great for the skin and asparagus are extremely alkaline. 89 more words


My break-up with asparagus

I have followed a low Fodmap diet since May 2011, and after I started I spent a ridiculous amount of time checking, re-checking and memorising the fodmap status of fruit, vegetables and ingredients – I genuinely thought I had it sorted.  214 more words


Asparagus and Shallot Salad

Asparagus and Shallot Salad

1 bunch, Asparagus, shaved or sliced
2 Shallots, thinly sliced
1 Lemon
1 tablespoon, Sesame Oil –or-
2 tablespoons, Extra Virgin Olive Oil (alternative) 103 more words

Kenneth Bargers

Harvest Time

This is the time of year when we reap the benefits of the garden. In the photos on this page you will see my asparagus bed planted this year. 122 more words


Roasted Asparagus with Bacon Vinaigrette


  • 1 1/2-2 lbs asparagus, woody ends trimmed
  • Olive oil
  • For the vinaigrette:
  • 3 slices bacon, diced
  • 3/4 cup chopped shallot (~1 1/2 medium shallots)
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Meat Entrees

Asparagus, bacon, goat cheese quesadilla

It’s International Bacon Day! I’m not completely bacon obsessed, but I thought I’d share my favorite recipe that involves bacon.

This quesadilla does not attempt to be Mexican food. 368 more words