Ayurvedic Herbs in the Kitchen and Vegan Treats

  • Wed
    Jun 25
    6:00 pm -
    7:00 pm
  • Fri
    Jun 27
    6:00 am -
    7:00 am

Dr. Dinesh GyawaliDr. Dinesh Gyawali is an ayurvedic physician trained at Tribhuvan University in Kathmandu, Nepal.  He earned a post graduate degree at the same university specializing in medical anthropology.  Currently he is working on his PhD in Human Physiology at MUM studying the effects of ayurvedic herbs on coronary heart disorders. He's kindly agreed to keep the discussion simpler on this week's GREAT TASTE, talking about common procedures that can be used at home for minor ailments.  Also, he'll share the many ways herbs and spices can be used in our daily meals to enhance health. We'll explore cumin, turmeric, tulsi and other culinary botanic delights.

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In the second half of the show our guest is Orion Lane, one-third of the creative team behind Organic Matters, a local company cooking up vegan treats.  The company's philosophy is to offer a product line of healthy snacks for the consumer and through its commitment to supporting producers with certified organic products the environment and economy of the world as a whole benefits.  Yes, they also are committed to producing items-flavored popcorn, cookies, vegan bacon-that taste good.  Orion's bringing by plenty of samples for us to try out in the studio while we talk.  Orion Lane

Feel free to come by KRUU on Wednesday from 7:00-8:00 pm if you are in the neighborhood.