It’s almost election day, a time for Americans to exercise the most basic mechanism of self-government by choosing our rulers. Nobody can have failed to notice that the stakes are high this year. Issues that once elicited some kind of consensus have become the source of bitter disagreements. As a food blogger, I have a […]
| Christmas Pie, Dates, emmer, Governor, Minnesota, Pancakes, Plums, Politics, Scones, wheat
By Tom // 14 February 2009 in: Recipes
Valentine’s day Tom’s way.
| Bulghur, Butternut Squash, Cracked Wheat, Feta, Food, mezze, middle eastern, parsley, Pita, Red, Squash, wheat
By Tom // 22 January 2009 in: Recipes
Emmer is an ancient strain of wheat with only 28 chromosomes. It was one of the first wheats cultivated by man. Nowadays, you can find it online from Bluebird Grain Farms. It makes a great substitute for bulghur wheat in a tabouli-like salad. The whole wheat berries are very toothsome, almost like very small beans. […]
| emmer, lemon juice, mezze, middle eastern, parsley, salad, sumac, wheat