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These roasted vegetables are one of my favorite side dishes, but I love it so much, I could eat it as a main dish several times a week! I usually serve this warm from the oven, but it may also be chilled and eaten as a salad.
The trick to this great salad is the marinating and baking of the tofu.
This delicious, slightly spicy salad is perfect summer fare. The soymilk/coconut extract combination adds an exotic richness.
This wonderfully spiced soup can be made in either a pressure cooker or regular soup pot.
Minty, lemony, and delicious pressure cooker recipe.
I adapted this recipe to remove the oil and cut down on the coconut milk, and I replaced the green beans the recipe called for with chickpeas. My family really loved this quick and easy, pressure-cooker dish.
Susan’s serving suggestion: I like this recipe with cauliflower added. After removing the lid, I add about 1 pound of chopped cauliflower, replace the lid, and heat over low heat until the cauliflower is just cooked, about 5 minutes. This also works with frozen chopped cauliflower.
This recipe, adapted from Rick’s book On Rice, makes an almost instant vegetarian dinner. It is great spooned over basmati rice.
A quick and easy soup made from can pumpkin and tomatoes.
1 1/2 cups diced leek
1/2 cup diced carrot
1/2 cup diced zucchini…
I made this in my Crock-Pot one raw rainy Sunday, and it was pure comfort food. The next day, it even tasted better!
This one is very easy to make, and is easy to make ahead, which is good for families. I use brown rice, so I let it cook a while longer so that it would be done (about an hour).
3/4 cup brown rice — (uncooked)
non-stick cooking spray
2 cloves garlic — minced…
Coconut milk gives this rice a higher fat content but adds a depth of flavor that makes it a favorite special occasion side dish.
- Cranberry-Carrot Cake from Vegan Holiday KitchenSix years ago, I was honored to work with Nava Atlas, taking the photos for her book Vegan Holiday Kitchen. It was a gorgeous hard-backed book, and I’m happy to announce it’s just come out in an equally beautiful paperback version, with full-color photographs on heavy, high-quality paper. To celebrate, I asked Nava if I... […]
- Finding HeartMore often than not, I am hard pressed to have my own imagination beat what happens in real life. This particular morning was an overcast drizzly one. The dogs and I hoofed it up a big hill and over to the community garden to dump kitchen compost and collect little leaves of kale and chard, […]