Vegetable Kebabs….What a Treat!

Living in Wisconsin has taught me true appreciation of the few summer months we get to enjoy before the long and cold winter months take over once again. Every year I patiently wait for the warm months to arrive and dream about being outside, cooking, eating and enjoying the garden. What I like the most […]

Baked Chicken with Mushrooms

One of my favorite things is to create easy and delicious recipes. It is so much fun to play with different flavors and come up with something mouthwatering. This particular recipe has Cremini mushrooms and fresh spinach from the Farmers Market with layers and layers of flavors from our Tandoori Masala. Remember….cooking is a journey […]

Spinach with Lentils – Dane County Farmer’s Market

I love making this recipe when the season starts to change, and I start to crave warm soups and stews. This recipe is a popular traditional Pakistani recipe which really warms you up. Over the years I have noticed that this has become one of the favorite comfort foods for my kids and I. Serve […]

Roasted Vegetables – Dane County Farmer’s Market

As much as we want our children to be independent and move forward with their lives, it is also a challenge to recreate a new life with a different focus for yourself. One of my challenges has been to cook just for myself. It is almost impossible to cook small portions and I am not […]

Tandoori Squash – Dane County Farmers Market

When I think about this beautiful season I start to think about the warm and comforting recipes. I can’t wait to share some of these easy, heart and home warming recipes over the coming months. Having said that, here is one of our favorites. Happy Cooking! Tandoori Squash: 2 tablespoons olive oil 1 teaspoon whole […]

Rainbow Carrots – Dane County Farmer’s Market Series

It has been such a joy to shop at the Farmers Market these days. Today I created a beautiful recipe for these amazing carrots. It is easy, delicious and beautiful…. all the elements of White Jasmine philosophy in one nice little bundle. I love using the Harissa olive oil because it adds just the right […]

Versatile Pesto – Dane County Farmers Market Series

I love making fresh pesto and who doesn’t like pesto anyway. There are hundreds of pesto recipes, but I think that it is really fun to create one with your own favorite flavors. I love to make pesto with a combination of fresh cilantro and basil, especially right now is the perfect time to experiment. […]

Campari Tomatoes – Dane County Farmers Market Series

This summer I have decided to write a blog about some of the beautiful products from our very favorite Farmers Market. This market has grown tremendously in the past ten years or so, so much so that it has become a weekly Saturday morning event for most foodies in Madison and the surrounding area. The […]