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August 11, 2023

Gluten-Free Peach Tart with Almond Cookie Crust

Try this gluten-free peach tart this summer, when peaches are in season. It's easier to make than pie, as you can press the crust right into the pan.
Summer Arugula and Nectarine Salad • Cook Love Heal by Rachel Zierzow
August 10, 2023

Baby Arugula and Nectarine Salad with Lemon-White Balsamic Vinaigrette

This refreshing summer salad is extra delicious and colorful with fresh basil, fresh mint, sweet baby tomatoes, and nectarines (or peaches, if in season)!
Coconut Mango Mouse • Cook Love Heal by Rachel Zierzow
August 1, 2023

Coconut Mango Mousse with Lime

Coconut mango mousse is quick and easy to make with only a few ingredients– mango, coconut milk, lime, and maple syrup.
Caponata • Cook Love Heal with Rachel Zierzow
July 30, 2023

Caponata ~ Sicilian-Style Summer Vegetables

Caponata is the perfect dish to make when eggplant, tomatoes, and fresh basil are in season! Serve as a side dish or appetizer at your next gathering!


Welcome to Cook Love Heal! I'm Rachel Zierzow. I am a certified natural foods chef & culinary instructor, healthy living expert, recipe writer, and nature lover. I've spent the last fifteen years working to help people find their best health through eating well. I'm on a mission to help people create balance and health in their life even in the midst of daily challenges.

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Cooking for yourself is the key to long term health and greater happiness!

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Vegan Strawberry Panna Cotta • Cook Love Heal by Rachel Zierzow

Vegan Strawberry Mousse

This non-dairy version of panna cotta is light and creamy and perfect for summer when strawberries are in season!

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Summer Corn Salad with Avocado

Summer corn salad is perfect for those hot summer days when you’re in the mood for something light and refreshing. Use fresh sweet corn if you can, lightly steamed and cut off the cob.

Japanese Soba Noodle Salad • Cook Love Heal by Rachel Zierzow

Japanese Soba Noodle Salad

Japanese soba noodle salad with shiitake mushrooms, scallions, and cilantro is a great dish to serve for lunch on a hot summer day!

Watch my Shelter at Home interviews with other chefs!

I’ve been interviewing other chefs during the Covid-19 crisis, and recently we’ve begun cooking together virtually. In this interview with Chef Todd Duplechan, we worked together on a curry using just ingredients I had on hand. It was super fun, and super delicious!

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