Category Archives: gluten free

Sambar

Akasha Richmond recently opened Sambar, next door to her first Culver City restaurant, Akasha.  Leslie and I were invited in to check out the lunch menu! The inside and outside are beautiful… …and so is the food!  Indian cuisine “interpreted through through a California lens.” At the friendly server’s suggestion, we got two appetizers to start – the Sevpuri Chaat (Avocado, Green

Recipe: Blueberry Quinoa Salad

I was asked to contribute a Quinoa dish to Passover Seder, filled with a lot of Uber Foodies – the pressure was on! Spent about 2 weeks pouring over quinoa recipes until I realized, “AHEM.  Even though I never cook, I’m still pretty good at it!  I’m going to develop something myself, dammit!” (<—can you say that word if you’re Jewish?) My