Born in Ethiopia and raised in Sweden, Marcus Samuelsson has become a celebrated chef in America where he owns restaurants including the the soon-to-open Red Rooster in Harlem. Known for his work helping children in his neighborhood and beyond, the philanthropist sent us his recipe for a kid-friendly dish that parents can pack in their kiddo's lunch. The vegetarian pita incorporates hearty lentils, fresh produce, and flavorful seasonings to create a sandwich that will make your tot the talk of his cafeteria table. Whip it up in your home kitchen.
Marcus Samuelsson's Vegetable Pita