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Spring Eating: Six Tips For Eating More Veggies

The days are getting longer, and the weather is getting warmer, which only means one thing: spring is here. Spring cleaning is a must, and usually, that means it’s time to grab a vacuum and tackle those lingering dust bunnies once and for all. However, this year we are taking a different approach to our annual cleaning routine by tidying up our diets. That starts with eating more vegetables. These six simple steps will help you pack more veggies into…

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Building The Perfect Charcuterie Board

The halls are decked, the mistletoe hung, the holiday festivities have officially begun! Whether you’re hosting or attending a holiday party, there is one thing you can count on to excite everyone: delicious food. We have some signature dishes that are our go-to’s during this time of year, but nothing is as classic as a charcuterie board. Here is our six-step guide to help you build the perfect board for your holiday get-togethers:   Step One: Find a board that…

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IT’S OUR BIRTHDAY!

We’re three years old We get a little sentimental on our birthday. *Green Chef stares off wistfully* Since October 2014, we’ve designed over 1,300 delicious dinners made of the highest-quality organic ingredients. That’s a lot of variety! (It’s also a lot of not-grocery-shopping.) But let’s be honest: We all have our favorite Green Chef recipes. Which is why we’re excited for the menu that ships the week of October 16! Introducing: Green Chef Favorites You asked for seconds, and we…

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Ask Green Chef: What is Jeon?

At Green Chef, we love introducing new cuisines and flavors. These savory Korean pancakes have graced the tables of royalty and common folk alike. During the Joseon Dynasty (from the late 14th to the early 20th century) they were a staple of surasang: elaborate royal banquets boasting up to twelve side dishes per person. Today you can still expect plates of jeon at celebratory and ceremonial tables. Their versatility makes them an excellent side dish at virtually any meal or…

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Ask Green Chef: What is Five-Spice?

Unlike a certain colonel with a penchant for chicken, we’re not secretive about the spices we use to create exciting, complex flavors—like our Chinese five-spice blend. Which five spices, you ask? This pungent spice mixture is made of ground cinnamon, cloves, fennel seed, star anise, and black pepper. Cinnamon and cloves are aromatic, slightly sweet, and warming to taste. Fennel seed and star anise have hints of black licorice and light bitterness, while black pepper adds bite. Together, these spices’…

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