Kitchen Counter Gardening: Try Sprouting Seeds

If you want tasty, nutritious fresh vegetables during winter, sprouting seeds is the way to go. Moisture, air, a suitable container, a handful of seeds, and a few days are all you need.

mashed potatoes
Spiked Mashed Potatoes. Everybody loves mashed potatoes, but these get an extra-special kick from fresh sprouts — try onion sprouts especially — and roasted garlic. These are tastier and healthier than regular mashed potatoes.
EMILY HELLER