The Futon Shop also likes really good food: here are some yummy dishes you may want to try:
Candied Lime Sweet Potatoes
2 Sweet Potatoes, peeled
1/2 Cup Sugar
1 tsp Molasses
1/2 tsp Salt
1 Tbs Fresh Lime Juice (no bottled stuff!)
Zest from 1 Small Lime
1/2 tsp Minced Ginger or 1/4 tsp Ginger Powder, optional
Black Pepper, to taste
Earth Balance, for dotting
Parsley or Cilantro, for garnish
This is a great history of some of our favorites treats on Thanksgiving
The the Consumer Union Local Food Challenge:
Buy at least one local or organic food item, use it in a holiday recipe, and share your recipe with others! and check out recipes from their famous chefs: Alice Waters, Dan Barber and Mario Batali.
Who knew you could get these delicious Turkeys( organic Turkeys) at Williams Sonoma!!!