Ladies and gents: Meet the Cacao Mint Chip Protein Smoothie. Just a couple quick fun facts about the mighty cacao bean to get you all excited n’ stuff: 1. It’s one of the most antioxidant rich foods on the planet. 2. In its raw form (= “nibs”), Cacao is unprocessed and does not contain any sugar. 3. It contains over 300 compounds including fiber, iron, magnesium, AND a “bliss” chemical that has a unique resemblance to TCH (don’t worry, you won’t get a buzz. But expect a good mood.)
Don't disregard this simple recipe, just because of the ingredient list! It is full of FRESH ingredients and simple to make, we promise! Your life will change with this recipe! It is like a summertime flavor-bomb explosion in your mouth. Laap is a traditional meal served in Laos and FULL of fresh ingredients. This recipe was first discovered in Food & Wine magazine and we made a few spins on the recipe to keep it simple to make. You will want to double this recipe because it makes for some AMAZING leftovers!
Lettuce is the ultimate wrap and works in almost any place you would use a traditional bun or wrap. These can also be made with traditional rice paper, just make sure to soak and soften the rice paper before rolling. The sky is the limit on what you can add into these summer rolls, but here is a great recipe to begin with. These taste amazing dipped in our Insanely Good Stir Fry Sauce, or the Thai Chicken Salad dressing.
Do not let this huge list of ingredients and steps scare you off of one AHH!-mazing Greek dish. This is one to set aside some time, and help, and put right in there on your meal planner and envision yourself off at a Greek taverna in Santorini whiling away during sunset. If you are able to, you can make the chicken while you make the other components, just carefully read the instructions and steps to make sure you don't miss anything important in the process. In the end, this is simply marinated chicken, souped up fries, and a cucumber garlic sauce. Make this dish and report back!