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Kid Chef Red Lentil Stew

When kids make this stew, the spices and flavors fill the kitchen with wonderful aromas. Red lentils are high in protein, fiber, and Vitamin B. Kids can add a rainbow of veggies to this dish as each color is a…

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Kids make Classic Herb Sauces

Gremolata, pesto, and chimichurri are raw herbal toppings from different cultures used for sauces or marinades containing herbs, spices, nuts, and lemon. These sauces are fantastic drizzled over pasta, beans, sandwiches, grilled veggies, or soup. Kids can use fresh greens…

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Kids cook with Lemons

When kids grow an organic Meyer Lemon tree in a pot on the patio or in a sunny room indoors, they can have a beautiful, sweet smelling tree that produces the most popular fruit on the planet.  Lemons are a …

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Kid Chef Sweet & Spicy Butternut Squash Soup

Kids love butternut squash because it is bright orange, creamy, and sweet. Butternut squash is a winter squash that needs to ripen completely and has a hard skin. It is rich in beta carotene which is good for skin, lungs,…

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Kids cook with Veggie Broth

The better the broth the better the soup! A blend of spices, aromatics, and various veggies can contribute to the aroma and flavor. When kids grow their own organic raised bed veggie garden, they can harvest an abundance of veggies….

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Kid Chef Thai Carrot Soup

Kids like to grow carrots in their organic raised bed veggie garden and harvest the young carrots from the ground, often barely getting them washed before eating the sweet treat. Heirloom carrots come in rainbow colors, such as white, purple,…

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Kid Chef Vegan Cabbage Wraps

Stuffed cabbage leaves are a common comfort dish in many European countries and make a nice presentation on the plate. The lentils give this vegan, gluten-free dish earthiness and the spices give it richness. Kids can cook ½ cup of…

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