• Cooking,  How-To Guides

    How to grow sprouts

    Have a kitchen skill you’d like to master? Wishing you had a “how-to” guide for a certain recipe or gardening trick? Minnesota Locavore is taking comments for upcoming how-to posts. Share your idea and we’ll all learn a bit more about local food together. In recent years, a new crop of products has entered the market to help sustainable homes sprout their own seeds for salads, sandwiches and snacking. Sprouts, including alfalfa, mung bean, radish, and wheat berries add an extra crunch to raw dishes and are packed with an extra dose of nutrients only found in the early days of live plant growth. Best of all, they can be…