Bacon Wrapped Figs Recipe & Giveaway

By Tsz on June 24, 2013

Bacon Wrapped Figs

Gastrophoria is bacon wrapped figs on top of fresh greens for a quick summer lunch. As much as I enjoy cooking, I tend to stay away from the kitchen on hot summer days because anything that requires more than a quick saute turns my home into a food-scented sauna. Instead, I defer to my oven ...

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Recipe : Ginger Carrot Soup

By Tsz on June 6, 2013

Ginger Carrot Soup by Padre Hotel

Gastrophoria is a big bowl of homemade ginger carrot soup. A few months back, I had the most amazing bowl of ginger carrot soup at the Padre Hotel for a carrot themed weekend hosted by Grimmway Farms. It was one of the dishes that just lingers in your mind. So velvety, so rich and with ...

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Peanut Butter Banana Ice Cream & Gladiator Rock’n Run Giveaway!

By Tsz on May 1, 2013

Peanut Butter Banana Ice Cream

Gastrophoria is homemade banana peanut butter ice cream. For the past month, I've been making several life changes—such as the sabbatical, healthier eating and the newly acquired three-times-a-week gym habit. As someone who is not a fan of sweating, this is a BIG deal! What was the catalyst? I'd like to say it was due to ...

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Recipe Hack : Aztec Chocolate Almond Butter

By Tsz on April 20, 2013

Aztec Chocolate Almond Nut Butter

Gastrophoria is homemade Aztec Chocolate Almond Butter. Big news! You're now looking at the newest recipe contributor to NatureBox's editorial team!! Growing up watching Martha Stewart, it's always been a dream of mine to follow in her footsteps and create in the kitchen. This is one giant leap closer to my personal holy grail. Every ...

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Blueberry Lemon Ginger Oat Bars

By Tsz on March 13, 2013

Blueberry Lemon Ginger Oat Bars

Gastrophoria is a crunchy, homemade blueberry lemon ginger oat bar. I love watching movies—nothing beats a cozy night in with a film and a big bowl of popcorn (with grated parmesan + truffle oil please)! One exercise I tend to do during movie nights is to envision a signature dish that embodies the main character or ...

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