Your food choices affect more than your body; they affect your brain health, too. This Cooped Up and Cooking is focusing on the MIND diet, recipes designed to feed your brain. Join Chef Nino in the kitchen to make Lentil Curry Soup and Cajun Seared Fish Filets. This meal is rich in protein and fiber but low in calories and fat. You don’t want to miss it!
Here’s what you’ll need for the Lentil Curry Soup: four cups red lentils; ½ red onion, finely chopped; four garlic cloves, finely chopped; one cup hot water; one can coconut milk; one tablespoon salt; ½ jalapeño, finely chopped; two tablespoons curry powder; one teaspoon turmeric powder; one teaspoon mustard seeds; four garlic cloves, whole peeled; one teaspoon onion powder; one teaspoon garlic powder; two tablespoons parsley, finely chopped; two tablespoons green onions finely chopped; four tablespoons olive oil; four cups vegetable stock.
For the Fish Filet: two fillets of your favorite fish; two tablespoons Louisiana Cajun blackened seasoning; four tablespoons first cold-pressed olive oil; four garlic cloves, finely chopped.
Don’t worry if you don’t have all the ingredients—our chef will talk you through substitutions. Need a reminder about this event? Just click “Get Reminder” below, and you’ll get notified before Chef Nino begins.