• Copycat Northstar Cafe Village Salad | NOMaste Kitchen
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    Copycat Northstar Cafe Village Salad

    Prepare yourself – this Copycat Northstar Cafe Village Salad is about to blow your socks off! What is the Northstar Cafe? Northstar Cafe is a local Columbus restaurant chain (5 locations) that serves breakfast, lunch and dinner – Northstar puts an emphasis on locally grown, organic, and artisan produced foods as well as sustainability. The food they make is incredibly fresh, creative, and delicious. And more importantly, their Village Salad is UNREAL! What makes the Northstar Cafe Village Salad so special? This salad is LOADED with delicious toppings that, quite honestly, I NEVER would have thought to put together! Roasted chicken, dates, avocado, chickpeas, kidney beans, onions, goat cheese, AND…

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    Mango Avocado Summer Rolls

    I HAVE A NEW OBSESSION! Mango and avocado! The combination is perfectly creamy, sweet and juicy – satisfying yet refreshing. I just can’t get enough! These Mango Avocado Summer Rolls highlight all that is wonderful about summer – fresh vegetables, juicy fruit, and bright flavor – one will not be enough. Mango is one of those fruits… I love, yet I hate. That’s right, I said it. Now, let me explain. Usually when I go to the store, I am already craving certain things – fresh fruit being a number one item that I always want. I LOVE mango because when it is ripe it is JUICY and DELICIOUS and…

  • This healthy Avocado Cream Sauce is packed with good fats, protein & flavor. Toss it over any type of veggie or traditional noodle for an allstar easy meal! | NOMaste Kitchen
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    Avocado Cream Sauce

    Isn’t it crazy to think about back when avocados weren’t EVERYWHERE? It was like we went from rarely using them, to centering meals AROUND them. For example, avocado toast (duh), avocado egg bakes, and best of all – this Avocado Cream Sauce! Incredibly easy and delicious – it is a MUST try! But before we get into that… let’s talk more about our dear friend the avocado. This is embarrassing, but I actually just googled to confirm that avocado is a fruit and not a vegetable – good news, I was right! It is a fruit. HOWEVER, I learned some other CRAZY info on the AVO! Guys, I am learning…

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    Shrimp and Avocado Spring Rolls

    I LOVE THESE SHRIMP AND AVOCADO SPRING ROLLS! They are so fresh, so healthy, and SO delicious. And better yet – they are easy peezy to make! The hardest part is honestly cutting up all the veggies. Shrimp and avocado is one of my favorite combos. Let’s be real though – avocado and anything is awesome. In a sandwich, in the form of guacamole, with eggs, on toast, in salad – you can’t go wrong with an avo-ca-do. I love the combination of fresh veggies in this Shrimp and Avocado Spring Rolls recipe – cucumber, carrots, red cabbage – they give such a lovely crunch that is so well complimented…