Turkey Mushroom Burger

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For this month’s installment of Cooking with Catherine Katz, I decided to prepare the Turkey Mushroom Burger.  I went to Whole Foods to pick up the ingredients I needed.  I already had the flax meal, Dijon mustard, salt, black pepper, olive oil, egg and garlic.  All I needed was the extra lean ground turkey, tomato paste, onions, raw mushrooms, lentils and hamburger buns. The main ingredients in this recipe are extra lean ground turkey (NuVal 72), raw mushrooms (NuVal 100) and cooked lentils (NuVal 100).  Imagine all of that in a burger … and delicious too!!!  Turkey is a complete […]

Baked Tilapia Provençal

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When Stephanie was looking for someone to alternate featuring recipes, I was the perfect choice.  I like to cook, I have no dietary restrictions and I assisted her in preparing the Walnut Salmon with Simply Quinoa featured on March 15th.  For this month’s installment of Cooking with Catherine Katz, I decided to prepare the Baked Tilapia Provençal.  With Catherine’s approval, I prepared the fish with a side of brown rice. I went to Whole Foods to pick up the ingredients needed.  I already had the brown rice, olive oil and garlic at home.  All I needed was the tilapia, diced […]

Kale Hazelnut Apple Salad for Mother’s Day

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Welcome to this month’s journey into cooking with Catherine Katz! When I started looking at Catherine’s website to decide what to make for this month’s blog, I had no idea where I was going. I had already done a dessert and an entrée, so what do I do next..? Then I remembered that this month features Mother’s Day and my own mother would likely want to have a family meal. I decided why not make a nice side dish for that meal! I’m a genius! So I landed on Catherine’s Kale Hazelnut Apple Salad! I’m sure you’ve heard by now how […]

Walnut Salmon with Simply Quinoa

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Welcome to a new section of the blog that we are bringing back by popular demand: Cooking with Catherine Katz! Each month I will pick one or two recipes from Catherine’s website and provide NuVal scores for the key ingredients and interesting facts about those ingredients. I will also share my trials, tribulations and successes of making those recipes at home and how they came out. We hope you enjoy this revitalized segment! Welcome to my first journey in Cooking with Catherine Katz! I went on to Catherine’s website and was amazed at all the different recipes to try… I, however, have […]