Animated Recipe: Chia Pudding

Just four ingredients in this foolproof guide to making the healthy treat

Chia is high in fiber and packed with antioxidants, protein and Omega-3s. Reap the benefits with this simple, four-ingredient recipe. Ingredients: ¾ cup almond milk ¼ cup chia seeds 2 teaspoons maple syrup ¼ teaspoon vanilla extract Place chia seeds in container with lid. Add vanilla extract. Add maple syrup. Add almond milk. Place top on container and shake. Refrigerate overnight (or at least three …

Animated Recipe: Arugula Pistachio Pesto

A playful GIF guide to making Genoa's famed pasta sauce

Who says you can only have fresh pesto in the summer time? Try this flavorful arugula pesto anytime of year. No cheese needed in this recipe, the pistachio nuts provide richness and depth. Ingredients: Three cups baby arugula, packed cup pistachios Three tablespoons olive oil Two tablespoons nutritional yeast lemon, juice only One clove garlic, chopped 25 turns fresh black pepper or teaspoon ground black …

Animated Recipe: Chili-Lime Baked Chickpeas

A playful GIF guide to making a seriously tasty snack by Brooklyn-based chef Nikki King

For our first installment of Animated Recipe—our take on cooking with GIFs—Brooklyn-based chef Nikki King prepares a tasty, salty snack you can easily prepare at home. Crunchy, baked chickpeas are a healthier alternative to potato chips or crackers, and the chili-lime flavoring is light and addictive. And, a bonus: they’re packed with protein! Ingredients: 2 (15oz.) cans chickpeas 1 tablespoon chili powder 1 tablespoon nutritional …