Archive for the ‘Blog Recipe of the Week’ Category

Spaghetti Squash Pest Lasagna

Spaghetti Squash Pesto Lasagna

The creaminess of the sauce and filling contrast nicely with the slight crunch of the “noodles” in this low-fat, low-carb version of lasagna.

White Bean Stew with Winter Squash and Kale

White Bean Stew with Winter Squash and Kale

This stew combines white beans, butternut squash, and kale with fresh basil for a hearty and flavorful one-pot meal.

Chickpea and Broccoli Bowl with Tahini Sauce

Breaking Up is Hard to Do: Chickpea and Broccoli Bowl with Tahini Sauce

Find out what happens when chickpeas and quinoa become a little too familiar. Plus a mouthwatering recipe for dry-spiced chickpeas combined with broccoli, carrots, and a lite tahini sauce.

Roasted Asparagus Soup

Roasted Asparagus Soup

Featured Blog Post: Asparagus season is here! Indulge in this delicious soup made creamy with cashews. Find the recipe on the blog.

Burritos with Spanish Rice and Black Beans

Burritos with Spanish Rice and Black Beans

Featured Blog Post: This easy Spanish rice makes a delicious burrito filling or side dish.

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Mushroom-Barley Soup with Cannellini Beans and Cabbage

Blog Recipe of the Week: Adapted from Anna Thomas’ Love Soup, this rich and flavorful soup is hearty enough to be a satisfying main dish.

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Microwaved Baked Apples Two Ways

This week’s Blog recipe is a super-easy treat you can make in minutes in your microwave, Baked Apples, with either a raisin or blueberry filling.

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Dublin Coddle with Vegan Irish Sausages

Make your own vegan Irish sausages this St. Patrick’s Day, and add them to this delicious stew. It’s simple, home-style cooking but absolutely delicious–hot and filling and the very definition of “comfort food.”

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Irish White Bean and Cabbage Stew

Overflowing with potatoes, carrots, and cabbage, this hearty stew is perfect for St. Patrick’s Day or any day.

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Potato Gatto

Here’s a blog recipe from 2008 that’s worth trying again. Potato Gatto is a layered potato casserole that can be adapted any number of ways.

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      In the past, beans were considered a humble food, a source of protein for the common folk before it became affordable to eat meat daily. Today, beans are generally seen as a side dish (barbecued beans)–or the province of vegetarians. People tend to think of them as bland and boring, and cooks often add meat […]



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    • Seeds of a Sea Change
      A while back someone on McDougall Friends started a thread asking how long or how many times others had been exposed to information about a plant-based diet before taking the plunge. Lots of people had a simple answer such as “after I saw Forks Over Knives.” Another remarked that it happened both all at once […]