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05/17/2017
Spring may not be in the air just yet, but it isn't far away, and we at Great Harvest in Austin like nothing more than planning what we'll be enjoying when the next season brings its bounties. If you're looking for a springtime family dinner, nothing beats a roast leg of lamb. People often enjoy...
05/17/2017
On a cold day, everyone appreciates a comforting meal. Unfortunately, a lot of comfort foods (buttery mashed potatoes, fatty pies, oily french fries) are grievously unhealthy. Fortunately, Great Harvest in Austin have a few ideas for healthy, nourishing meals that are the culinary equivalent of a...
05/17/2017
Thanksgiving is all about delicious food and good company. However, for all of this to happen, there needs to be a dinner table. It is where your family and friends will gather round to celebrate, eat, and give thanks.

Needless to say, the table needs to be set perfectly to provide the right...
05/17/2017
Many diets today claim that carbohydrates should be cut out totally, but this is simply foolish! Unless you have celiac disease or other intolerance, you don't want to miss out on the health benefits of healthy carbohydrates such as whole grains. Great Harvest in Austin would like to offer a few...
05/17/2017
At Great Harvest in Austin we make our breads fresh daily with natural ingredients, including honey. We love the delicious sweetness it provides our bread. We also love it for its versatility. Are you aware that you can use honey not only on your food, in your tea, and smoothies, but even...
05/17/2017
Toast is literally the simplest meal to make. The other good thing about it is that you can really play with different toppings to create a new taste each time! If you need a few ideas on what to put on your toast, Great Harvest in Austin has this post for you.

5 Toast Topping Ideas

Peanut Butter...

05/17/2017
For some reason, people think carbs are the enemy and they try to avoid them at all costs-Still, eating the good kind of carbs (high in fiber) in a balanced diet can have a ton of health benefits that they may be missing out on otherwise.

If you aren't sure why you should be including...
05/17/2017
Yes, store-bought bread can make life easier: you can find it without trouble at the supermarket, it's neatly packaged, and it can be cheaper than artisanal bread. But it's "pros" end there! The fact of the matter is that store-bought bread can be scarier than you thought. To learn more about...
05/17/2017
If so far, you've only cooked pasta with store-bought sauce, then be ready to leave that way of life behind! Pasta with a homemade sauce can make any dinner or lunch seem a lot fancier than it is. Plus, when all you want is a fresh meal, having a delicious combination of basil and tomato can...
05/17/2017
It's nice to take some time to enjoy yourself and have a delicious treat once in awhile. If you're feeling like indulging, then you should try a salmon and cream cheese sandwich: it's easy to prepare and can take your taste buds on a delicious journey. Keep in mind this isn't the healthiest...
Great Harvest Bread of Austin
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