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Mark Collins
Pepper& Chia Encrusted Seared Ahi with Spicy Cilantro Sesame Sauce and Coconut Quinoa

Pepper& Chia Encrusted Seared Ahi with Spicy Cilantro Sesame Sauce and Coconut Quinoa

 Chia seeds are perhaps, one of the most amazing seeds for coating fish. It sounds weird right? We've been pleasantly surprised by how simple it is to encrust a filet without adding any additional egg or sticky substance. That's because of the way chia naturally absorbs water. It becomes sticky on it's own and then when it is seared in a dry pan on this Ahi, it becomes crunchy! It's the coolest weirdest thing ever! Chia, loaded with omega 3 oils is the perfect way to eat your tuna. This Asian fusion dish uses a little twist on the rice,...

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Mark Collins
Acorn Squash Mushroom Kamut® Lasagna

Acorn Squash Mushroom Kamut® Lasagna

This is a unique twist on a vegetarian lasagna using a cheesy acorn squash sauce and organic whole grain Kamut® lasagna noodles. Earlier this week we shared Homemade Kamut Noodles and in this lasagna, we use them as well. It's a delicious weeknight dinner.   Acorn Squash Mushroom Kamut® Lasagna Sauce: Acorn squash or pumpkin puree| 3 cups Organic low-fat Alfredo Sauce, prepared| 4 cups Mushroom filling: Olive Oil| 2 Tbsp Mushrooms, sliced| 2 lb Spinach, chopped| 2 cups Garlic, minced| 2Tbsp Cheese Filling: Eggs| 4 large Low-Fat Ricotta| 2 lb Italian Seasoning| 2Tbsp. Salt and pepper| ½ tsp each   Homemade Kamut...

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Mark Collins
Southwest Black Bean Quinoa Vegan Cheeseburgers With Sprouted Wheat Buns

Southwest Black Bean Quinoa Vegan Cheeseburgers With Sprouted Wheat Buns

Summer grilling starts on Memorial Day! One thing that never takes a holiday off is nutrition. It won't go out of style and nothing can be more satisfying than seeing the people you love also eating delicious nutritious food. This recipe is loaded with so much flavor, that you won't miss the meat! These black bean quinoa cheeseburgers have all the hearty meaty texture you want, but they're totally meatless. We top them with fresh avocado, onions and tomatoes and a drizzle of our favorite salsa or cilantro dressing. Add the patties to your list of "freezes beautifully". They can...

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Mark Collins
1 Hour Fast and Easy Sprouted Wheat Veggie-Burger Buns

1 Hour Fast and Easy Sprouted Wheat Veggie-Burger Buns

One hour start-to-finish with the depth of flavor like long raised bread, this recipe will blow your mind along with the nutrition to change your life! This recipe for sprouted wheat burger buns will be one of your favorite go-to recipes! Put all the ingredients in your bread machine on the "dough" setting and let it do the work if you'd like (just start at the part of the directions where it say, "divide into 8 equal pieces of dough') Or, if you knead by hand or mixer, use the directions below in full. Before we get into the recipe...

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