The Radiant Glow

The Radiant Glow Recipe
Antonis Achilleos
Leslie Needleman, co-owner of  The Gem in Dallas, came up with this recipe to help give her extra energy and vitamins during a round of chemotherapy.


about 2 1/2 cups
Total time: 15 Minutes

Recipe from

Food & Wine

Recipe Time

Total: 15 Minutes


1 piece (1-inch; about 1/2 ounce) fresh ginger
1 (about 4 ounces) lemon, peeled, pith removed and halved
5 (about 4 ounces) Tuscan kale leaves
1 (about 8 ounces) Gala apple, halved, cored and cut into wedges
1 (small; about 8 ounces) red beet, scrubbed and cut into wedges
1 (large; about 12 ounces) cucumber, cut into 3-inch pieces


In an electric juicer, juice all of the ingredients. Serve right away.