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Why You Should Grow Your Salad Greens at Home

Have you dreamed of growing gourmet salad greens in your home garden? It's easier than you may think to grow lettuces, mesclun mixes, and other edible leaves such as chervil, arugula, and endive. B…

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Your Basic Guide to Green Veggies (Infographic)

All greens are good! But let's take an individualistic approach and look at each veggie, one at a time, and cherish them for their specific nutritional superpowers. Even iceberg lettuce is on the list…

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9 Arugula Benefits For Your Salads, Health & Love Life

Arugula's aromatic, peppery flavor adds a wonderful dimension to a salad, to your health and maybe even†your sex life. Arugula is also known by other names such as salad rocket, garden rocket, roqu…

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Grilled Peach Salad

YIELD 4 servings Ingredients 1/2 cup grapeseed oil 1/4 cup white wine vinegar 2 tablespoons peach preserves 1/4 teaspoon red pepper flakes 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon freshly ground blac…

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Leftover Cranberry, Brie & Arugula Grilled Cheese (Recipe)

  I haven't even had Thanksgiving dinner yet and my mind is already on leftovers! Maybe it's because, well, leftover cranberry sauce is always better than it is on Thanksgiving day. Whatever …

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Arugula, Almond & Grape Salad (Recipe)

  Celebrate the cuisine of Spain with this fantastic salad. But first, a few words on the harder-to-find ingredients: Macona almonds are usually available in gourmet, organic, and specialit…

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Gluten-Free Arugula Pizza Salad

What is Arugula? Arugula, also known as, rocket, roquette, rugula or rucola is one of the greens we usually find in a bag of mixed baby lettuces in the organic produce section of your health food m…

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19 Ways to Enjoy Arugula

All about arugula Also known as rocket, rucola, or roquette, this peppery green has been cultivated in the Mediterranean for thousands of years. With high levels of potassium and vitamins A and C, …

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Rainbow Risotto

How would it feel to ingest a few gulps of a rainbow? Sparkling? Blissful? Vital? Vibrant? Okay, so no, this isnít a recipe for an arch of color in the skyóbut we do think it will make you feel joyful…

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Balsamic Strawberries & Arugula (Recipe)

  I spent my Sunday afternoon picking (and eating) strawberries at a wonderful organic farm. They were the most deliciously sweet berries ever -- if I closed my eyes I thought I was eating jam…

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