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Grains

The Ultimate Guide to Keeping a Pantry Like a Pro

Keeping a kitchen pantry is a smart thing to do even in non-quarantine times, but what exactly does that mean? Even if you don't have a dedicated, stand-alone pantry space, setting aside some cabinet...
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Cooking lentils and rice together

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by newmarket2 10 days ago

I want to experiment with cooking lentils and rice together. My problem is that the cooking instructions for lentils alone and rice alone both vary widely. Green lentils seem to have different ...

Which Basmati is best?

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by dafefe2016 3 years ago

I was reading about different preferences for this product among people familiar with the Basmati rice. This is some information, which requires further research. I believe, for better crop yield a...

I just discovered Soofoo. They have it at Grocery Outlet too.

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by ltsering 5 years ago

I had a really good salad at the Whole Foods salad bar on Gilman -- kale, something called "Soofoo" (that I had never heard of), and a tangy lemon dressing. It was so tasty that when I saw a bag of...

APRIL 2017 COTM: DINNER, reports on BEANS & VEGETABLES, RICE & OTHER GRAINS, and PIZZAS & PIES

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by pistachio peas 3 years ago

Use this thread to post reports on the following chapters from DINNER: BEANS, LEGUMES, & VEGETABLE DINNERS (p. 234-273); RICE, FARRO, QUINOA & OTHER GRAINS (p. 278-297); and PIZZAS & PIES (p. 30...

Dairy-free Carb-ish (rice, pasta, grain) dish for a buffet?

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by mickeygee 5 months ago

Having about 20-25 people for a party, and looking for a dish that can work as a substantial main/side for my vegetarian friends - so rice, pasta, grain. But I also want it to be dairy free (all my...

Flavors of West Africa Pop-up by Chef Serigne Mbaye

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by Melanie Wong 5 months ago

In March I joined friends for a pop-up dinner by Senegalese chef, Serigne Mbaye, in San Francisco. More about him here, https://www.eater.com/young-guns-rising-stars/2019/10/3/20895255/chef-serigne...

U.S. farmers stalk fraudulent imports to save their markets

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 11 months ago

" . . . Sales of organic food have more than doubled in the United States in the past 10 years, to $48 billion a year, but U.S. acreage devoted to organic grain has not kept up. Less than 1% of row...

ISO Organic Whole Grains for Home Flour Milling

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by Arlo48 12 months ago

I'm a home bread baker. I'm considering buying a mill to start milling my flour. Does anyone know of a good resource in Northern CA for buying organic grains, including heirloom (red fife, turkey r...

Oatmeal and other breakfast grains - washing/rinsing?

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by villainx 4 years ago

Do folks wash/rinse oatmeal in the morning, say, the way rice is washed/rinsed? I never done it but since my SO has been occasionally making breakfast and I saw her rinse oatmeal/millet/amaranth...

January 2017 COTM -- SIMPLE: Pulses; Pasta & Grains; 72-121

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by blue room 3 years ago

Use this thread for reports from SIMPLE. Please don't copy recipes verbatim. You can go back to the main reporting here: http://www.chowhound.com/post/january-2017-cookbook-month-simple-diana-he...

Grinding cornmeal: where to buy small quantity of dent corn

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by jackierdc 4 years ago

I want to grind corn into meal with groups of children. I have a manual grinder from Mexico that works well for this task. My previous source has dried up; my friend no longer owns a bread bakery...

Variations on Tabouli (or tabbouleh)...

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by debbypo 4 years ago

I love this dish... especially in the summer. Mine is pretty traditional except for a little finely chopped persian cucumber along with green onions, tomatoes and lots of parsley and some mint (eit...

Freekeh recipes and suggestions

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by the_beezelet 6 years ago

Bought some freekeh at Costco and wondering what to do with it. So far have made a fabulous epicurious recipe with chicken, lentil, kale freekeh dish, and also a tabooli with freekeh instead of bul...

Grain mill and flaker choices?

Sid Post
by Sid Post 4 years ago

I'm looking to grind my own flour so I'm interested in grain mills and flakers. While I would like a GrainMaker® Grain Mill and GrainMaker® Flaker Mill, I am put off by the high price and question...

"Healthiest" Grains, Legumes?

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by opinionatedchef 4 years ago

I do understand that our culture is fixated on superlatives, but I am trying to better understand nutritional values of many foods so I may eat more wisely. In this spirit, I am asking the Desert I...

Cooking rice and grains with copper core saucier?

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by dessay13 4 years ago

Hi everyone! Hubbie and I are budding cooks, and we just treated ourselves to a small All-Clad copper core saucier. I tried cooking jasmine rice in coconut milk in it tonight, and the rice stuck to...

Flint corn for flour

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by jammy 4 years ago

Is there a source for buying organic dried flint corn in Canada, preferably the GTA. For a new world staple, there's not much out there for Canadians.