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Cooking With Margie!

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Margie Mansure is an Extension Agent, Registered Dietitian/Nutritionist, and Culinarian who serves Watauga and Caldwell counties.

Margie Mansure cuts veggies

Margie Mansure cuts veggies

Through her personal and professional journey, Margie has realized that food choices should not be complicated or stressful, as stress is hazardous to well-being. Food should provide pleasure and nourishment for the body and spirit. That’s why Margie works to:

  1. Promote purchasing from local food producers for fresh, flavorful food and beverage choices and development of community.
  2. Help people develop cooking skills by offering hands-on cooking classes and instructional videos.

Developing any skill-set requires time and perseverance. But being able to prepare your own fresh, fabulous tasting and nourishing food to share is definitely worth the energy investment.

Some Favorite Recipes:

ratatouille hashRatatouille Hash

Crispy Vegetable Pancakes with Creamy Herb Dip

Check Out These Instructional Videos:

Please note that canning white peaches is not advised.

Recipe Canning Peaches

Recipe Summer Squash Pasta with Goat Cheese

Recipe Roasted Potatoes and Kale with Tahini Sauce

Recipe Nutty Strawberry Oat Bars

Recipe Creamy Parmesan Dressing

Recipe Mexican Shredded Beef or Venison

Recipe Thai Chicken Peanut Curry Stir fry