Author Archive

default-thumbnail2

Winter Minestrone

Okay, here comes the beauty of the pressure cooker. If you don’t have a pressure cooker, the recipe will remain the same, but you will need to allow the soup to simmer for at least an hour until the vegetables are soft.

default-thumbnail2

Minestrone Soup

This classic Italian soup is always vegetarian, and if you leave off the parmesan cheese it’s vegan.

default-thumbnail2

Cannellini Minestrone

Cooking Light did a vegetarian section on beans in this last issue, and this is adapted from their recipes and is really great.

default-thumbnail2

White Bean & Vegetable Soup

2 tsp water
1 cup celery…

default-thumbnail2

Baked Seasoned Tofu

1 10.5-ounce package lite extra-firm silken tofu, frozen and thawed [I use regular water-packed tofu myself - still frozen and thawed]
2 tbsp soy sauce…

default-thumbnail2

Asian Stuffed Peppers

This one is a little twist on normal stuffed peppers–it is a nice change, I think. And, it is quick because you don’t bake them and wait for the peppers to cook.

default-thumbnail2

Okara Curry

1 cup okara
1 onion…

default-thumbnail2

Scrambled Tofu

Easy breakfast dish.

default-thumbnail2

Skillet or Crock-pot Seitan au Vin

What follows is my very own recipe. This was originally a recipe I got from a regional cookbook called Southern Sideboards, which is put out by a Junior League group in Mississippi, I think. It was a decidedly non-vegan, non-healthful recipe, which I first made low fat and have now evolved again.

default-thumbnail2

Kema (Curried Vegetables)

1 cup TVP granules
7/8 cup Boiling water…

default-thumbnail2

Cream of “Chicken” Soup Concentrate

2 cups soy milk
2 Tbs cornstarch…

default-thumbnail2

Tomato, Leek and Potato Soup

2 medium leeks
couple of cloves of garlic…

default-thumbnail2

Tomato Butternut Soup

1 md Butternut squash — peeled and diced
2 c EDENSOY, Original…

default-thumbnail2

Dr. Fuhrman’s Famous Anti-Cancer Soup

6-10 zucchini
5 lbs. carrots…

default-thumbnail2

Fresh Gazpacho Sauce

1/2 lb tomatoes seeded and chopped
1 1/2 tbl tomato paste…

  • RSS Susan’s Kitchen Blog

    • Homemade Veggie Dogs
      Af few weeks ago, my family had a craving for hot dogs, and having heard so much about Field Roast Frankfurters*, I decided to give them a try. When I found them in the store and took a look at the package, it took a few minutes to get over my sticker shock, not at […]



  • RSS Slow Motion Miracle

    • Home on the Electric Range
      A long time ago, as my friend Jim was building the masonry stove in the house on Asbury Street, we got into a discussion about whether it’s satisfying to be right all the time. Jim is an intelligent and conscientious craftsman and at the time he was very invested in getting things right. And, “rightly,” […]