Let’s Get Cultured, Shall We? A Cultured Recipe Round-Up

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You know that here we’re all about culturing…. And in honor of the Kitchen Culturing Package that’s up for grabs as part of the Epic DIY Kitchen Giveaway, I thought why not share my favorite cultured recipes? Here are simple and delicious recipes to get you started. [by Wardee Harmon]

3 Fermented Mustard Recipes

3 Fermented Mustard Recipes | Mustard rolls right along with you... whether you're experiencing the brisk breezes of fall, sweltering temperatures of summer, or fresh snows of winter. Such a simple -- yet complex -- condiment. Ready to enhance the flavors of your soups, stews, dressings, salads, casseroles, meats, and more. Enjoy these three tasty, whole grain, lacto-fermented mustard recipes. |GNOWFGLINS.com TraditionalCookingSchool.com

Mustard rolls right along with you… whether you’re experiencing the brisk breezes of fall, sweltering temperatures of summer, or fresh snows of winter. Ready to enhance the flavors of your soups, stews, dressings, salads, casseroles, meats, and more! Enjoy these three tasty, whole grain, lacto-fermented mustard recipes. [by Erin Vander Lugt]

10 Easy Ways to Pack More Fermented Foods in Your Child’s Lunch

10 Easy Ways to Pack More Fermented Foods in Your Child's Lunch | Fermented foods pack a nutritional punch for any meal. But, what to pack and how to provide variety? Here's how to make the most of your child's school lunch with fermented foods -- without adding lots of prep time. | GNOWFGLINS.com

Fermented foods pack a nutritional punch for any meal. But, what to pack and how to provide variety? Here’s how to make the most of your child’s school lunch with fermented foods — without adding lots of prep time. [by Kresha Faber]

Going Gluten-Free: Fad or Necessity?

Going Gluten-Free: Fad or Necessity? | I went gluten-free a little over a year ago. Since then I've heard gluten-free eating called a "craze" that lacks common sense, hurts the wheat industry, and randomly condemns an entire food group. Is gluten-free eating a fad -- or is it a necessity? After intense soul-searching and research, here is my answer to this question. | GNOWFGLINS.com

I went gluten-free a little over a year ago. Since then I’ve heard gluten-free eating called a “craze” that lacks common sense, hurts the wheat industry, and randomly condemns an entire food group. Is gluten-free eating a fad — or is it a necessity? After intense soul-searching and research, here is my answer to this question. [by Lee Burdett]

Lacto-Fermented Roasted Red Pepper Hummus

Lacto-Fermented Roasted Red Pepper Hummus | Hummus is a beautiful food! It's the only dip I make -- because of its delicious flavor and versatility. I love to experiment with a variety of flavors. The peppers in this roasted red pepper hummus make it slightly sweet while the lacto-fermentation adds a bit of tanginess. It's amazingly easy and really scrumptious. | GNOWFGLINS

Hummus is a beautiful food! It’s the only dip I make — because of its delicious flavor and versatility. I love to experiment with a variety of flavors. The peppers in this roasted red pepper hummus make it slightly sweet while the lacto-fermentation adds a bit of tanginess. It’s amazingly easy and really scrumptious. [by Katie Mae Stanley]

Pickled Radish Pods

Pickled Radish Pods | Radishes are a favorite crop in our homestead garden. They are easy to grow and we enjoy the many heirloom varieties available. Occasionally I plant more than we can eat or harvest to preserve for later, so I allow them to go to seed. The radishes produce beautiful little flowers and seed pods perfect for a garden snack! | GNOWFGLINS.com

Radishes are a favorite crop in our homestead garden. They are easy to grow and we enjoy the many heirloom varieties available. Occasionally I plant more than we can eat or harvest to preserve for later, so I allow them to go to seed. The radishes produce beautiful little flowers and seed pods perfect for a garden snack! [by Jenny Cazzola]

The Big Flat Reuben: A Real Food Big Flat Sandwich

The Big Flat Real Food Reuben Sandwich | Who knew that making a big honkin' loaf-sized sandwich and flattening it under cement blocks, rocks, or gym weights could be so fun (or so delicious)? I'd seen other Big Flat Sandwiches around the internet, but when Wardee first presented the idea of making a real food Big Flat Sandwich, I immediately knew I needed to try my all-time favorite sandwich -- the Reuben. | GNOWFGLINS.com

Who knew that making a big honkin’ loaf-sized sandwich and flattening it under cement blocks, rocks, or gym weights could be so fun (or so delicious)? I’d seen other Big Flat Sandwiches around the internet, but when Wardee first presented the idea of making a real food Big Flat Sandwich, I immediately knew I needed to try my all-time favorite sandwich — the Reuben. [by Kresha Faber]

How to Create a Scoby Hotel

How to Create a Scoby Hotel | Kombucha is a social beverage in more ways than one! Every batch produces new growth on your scoby, and this can be peeled off and shared with a friend, too. If you brew and drink kombucha often, you'll be nothing short of overrun! I recently found myself in such a predicament -- completely overrun -- and then I discovered the scoby hotel. | GNOWFGLINS.com

Kombucha is a social beverage in more ways than one! Every batch produces new growth on your scoby, and this can be peeled off and shared with a friend, too. If you brew and drink kombucha often, you’ll be nothing short of overrun! I recently found myself in such a predicament — completely overrun — and then I discovered the scoby hotel. [by Jenny Cazzola]