Today’s Smoothie: Blueberry Kiwi with Vanilla Bean and Sage

This weekend I have been playing with fresh herbs and a bit of Veracruz vanilla bean. Vanilla beans were first cultivated in Veracruz, Mexico. The highly prized vanilla in Madagascar is the same vanilla plant that was originally grown in Veracruz. Vanilla beans are expensive. Saffron is the only more costly spice. I have seen … Continue reading Today’s Smoothie: Blueberry Kiwi with Vanilla Bean and Sage

Today’s Smoothie: Matcha Garden Smoothie

Welcome back to Today’s Smoothie! Thank you, 138 followers, for your patience between posts. I have been busy in the kitchen and have a backlog of posts. Today’s post is a brand-new recipe, conceived this weekend. Mmm, matcha meets medley of fresh produce with flavors of gazpacho. Here’s an Easter-weekend nest of superfoods: Hempseed provides … Continue reading Today’s Smoothie: Matcha Garden Smoothie