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Easy Mexican-style beans in the crock pot.
A holiday meat-free loaf made from silken tofu, walnuts, vegetables, and bread crumbs.
Vegan dressing topped with seasoned tofu slices.
From No Cholesterol Passover Recipes by Debra Wasserman.
This easy stuffing is delicious served with mushroom gravy and Pan-Fried Tofu.
Seitan is used instead of beef in this traditional St. Patrick’s Day dish.
Lentils, wild rice, and walnuts combined in a delicious meatless loaf.
You can make this recipe up to 3 days ahead.
Adapted from a recipe by Marie Oser
A delicious, creamy soup with no cream or added fat.
With or without the pecan topping, this decadent-tasting pumpkin pie is sure to be a crowd pleaser during the holidays…or anytime you get a craving for a treat! (NOTE: The pecan topping, obviously, adds fat. You can make a truly fat-free pie by using a fat-free crust and skipping the topping.)
Acorn squash stuffed with spiced cranberries and pears.
Although I’m not a big fan of yams or “sweet potatoes” I tried this recipe, and I love them this way. My family was impressed. It takes a bit of preparation, but well worth it. The house smelled wonderful while they were baking.
To serve, ladle soup into individual bowls. Sprinkle with pumpkin or sunflower seeds
- Vegan Chou Farci (Cabbage Stuffed with Barley and Lentils)For the first time, my garden managed to produce not one but four heads of cabbage. I’ve had a lot of trouble in the past with heading vegetables; sometimes they never form heads or, if they do, hungry hungry caterpillars get to eat them before I do. But last fall, I planted tiny cabbage plants […]
- Elegy for the Blackberry BrambleOne summer morning a few months before I began writing this blog in the fall of 2012, I went out to water my garden on Asbury Street. When I came to the vegetables across from my berry patch, I looked up to see the August sun hitting this dew-speckled spider web in such a way […]