Now you may think that jicama is high in carbs, which it is, however half of those are dietary fiber which are good for you, so cut that in half. I guess I would like to think that it is a healthier option than fast food french fries. I was very excited to try this recipe out because I absolutely love french fries and since we started our “wedding diet” I have not been able to enjoy them as often as I would like.
The first time I made cauliflower mash for Jamie I tried to fool him into thinking it was mashed potatoes… I put it in front of him and he ate it. Then he looked up at me and said, “Is there something wrong with these potatoes? They taste strange.” Of course, I giggled and explained how they weren’t potatoes, they were cauliflower. Now that we are on our “wedding diet” of no carbs – it’s rather difficult to find sides that are only green vegetables. Cauliflower Mash has become a staple item in our diet. We have a protein and two sides, something green and either cauliflower or lentils (in my case pinto beans).
The first time I made the mash I followed a recipe – and Continue reading