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Pile the rice salad in the center. Sprinkle with the almonds and serve. COOK’S NOTE To toast almonds, place them in a single layer on a rimmed baking sheet. Bake in a 350-degree-F oven for 3 to 4 minutes, or until lightly browned. Watch carefully because nuts burn easily. 45 50 BEST PL ANTS ON THE PL ANET bout 1½ teaspoons canola oil A 2 large garlic cloves, minced 8 to 10 baby bok choy (about 1½ pounds), halved lengthwise, soaked in cold water 1 teaspoon Asian sesame oil bok choy Ringed with cooked baby bok choy, this salad makes a colorful presentation on a buffet table.
If using raw, drain well and pat dry. Often bok choy quarters or halves are steamed with plenty of water still clinging to the leaves. 50 BEST PL ANTS ON THE PL ANET NERVE SUPPORT 43 QUICK COOK bok choy Bok choy can be eaten raw, combined with mild-flavored greens in salads. For a simple cooking approach, soak 3 quartered large bok choy or 6 halved baby bok choy in large amounts of cold water. Meanwhile, heat 1½ tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil on medium-high heat in a large, deep skillet. Add 1 garlic clove (minced) and 1 tablespoon minced fresh ginger; stir-fry until they begin to soften, about 30 seconds.
The South American grain gives the dish an appealing nuttiness. Serve the salad in cups made with large leaves of butter lettuce. Or serve it as a bed under grilled fish or tofu. beet and beet green Cold Beet, Pear, and Red Bell Soup A purée of brightly colored fruits and vegetables makes a delicious cold soup. Serve it in 2-ounce shot glasses or demitasse cups as a passed appetizer. Garnish with a sprinkling of soft crumbled cheese, such as feta or goat cheese, or top each serving with a small dollop of plain Greek-style yogurt.