Zucchini are sauteed with shallots and garlic, seasoned with herbamare and cooked in water or vegetable broth and then pureed with mint to deliver this refreshing cooling summer soup that is best eaten at room temperature. It can also be eaten warm or cold depending on your preferences.
Farro makes a great alternative to pasta or rice in this wholesome summer salad. It’s naturally low fat and is a good source of protein, fiber, and vitamin B complex among other things. Here it is mixed with carrots, zucchini, sundried tomatoes, shallots and edamame beans and topped with my go to Lemon Basil Dressing.