Organic Grain Recipes


Parsley & Walnut Quinoa Salad

Parsley & Walnut Quinoa Salad Light, herby, nutty & refreshing, this grain-salad is a great side dish. We particularly recommend paring it with rich, full flavored meats to help balance the plate. Ingredients: 2 cups Organic Quinoa or Conventional Quinoa
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Emmer (Farro) Cakes

Emmer (Farro) Cakes In the mood for a different starch side? These little cakes combine farro, potato, and onions into patties flavored with garlic. Ingredients: 1 Russet Potato 1 cup Organic Emmer Berries 3 cups Vegetable Stock 1 Bay Leaf
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Baked Spelt Porridge with Vanilla, Huckleberries & Maple Sugar

Baked Spelt Porridge with Vanilla, Huckleberries & Maple Sugar Though it looks like one, this isn’t sweet enough to be a dessert. Instead it’s an incredible breakfast that can be served hot or cold, with or without milk. Baking it
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Chicken & Spelt Stroopwafels

A Marx Foods Eater of Honor alumni and a principal organizer of the bake sale fundraiser Will Bake for Food, Jenny’s love of baking is clear in her blog, Purple House Dirt. She says few things surpass her “fascination with
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Blue Cheese Bread Pudding

Blue Cheese Bread Pudding Not all bread puddings are for dessert. This rich, savory, intensely blue-cheesy bread pudding can be served as part of a hearty breakfast, as a snack, as an appetizer, or as a side dish. If you
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Tuna Quinoa Salad

Tuna Quinoa Salad This light grain salad tastes strongly of tuna with additional tart, nutty and herby elements. The quality of tuna used plays a huge role in this salad’s flavor and texture, so we recommend spending the extra money
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Quail & Farro Appetizer

Pan Roasted Pomegranate Glazed Quail with Faro and Pearl Onions Drink Pairing: Red Burgundy or Chilean Syrah The pomegranate glaze gives the slight game flavor of the quail breasts a complex, tangy, almost honeyed sweetness without being cloying. The farro
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Thick “Texas Style” Flour Tortillas

Thick “Texas Style” Flour Tortillas This lard-free tortilla recipe is easy to make, delicious and fun too! The tortillas actually bubble (and occasionally puff up) when you cook them, then deflate as they cool. You don’t even need a tortilla
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Chanterelle & Farro Salad

Farro Salad with Roasted Beets, Sea Beans, Fennel & Chanterelles Nutty, chewy farro (emmer) grain salad loaded with flavor and texture. The seabeans can be omitted, but they add further complexity to the salad as well as some saltiness and
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Simple Farro

Simple Farro Farro (aka Emmer) is an old world heirloom grain found in traditional European and Near Eastern dishes (particularly peasant dishes from Tuscany). Many preparations call for the whole grain farro berries to be soaked ahead of cooking to
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How to Make Fresh Pasta & Squid Ink Pasta

Fresh pasta has a soft, silky texture that’s quite different from cooked dried pasta.  Though making your own pasta from scratch will likely take a while the first time you make it, you’ll find it gets easier and faster the more
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Venison Sausage Muffins

White Cornmeal Muffins with Venison Sausage These savory muffins are very unique, combining the tasty Venison Sausage with Merlot and Blueberries and cheddar cheese. Using fine white cornmeal results in a wonderful soft and crumbly texture. These muffins are excellent
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