Archive for the ‘Pressure Cooker’ Category


Kale and Potatoes

This recipe is for a 6 quart pressure cooker. I got the original recipe from Lorna Sass’ Cooking Under Pressure and altered it a bit (omitting the oil). Enjoy!


Thick and Hearty Split Pea Soup

I combined recipes from two classic vegetarian cookbooks, Laurel’s Kitchen and American Wholefoods Cuisine, to come up with this essential cold-weather soup. It can be made very quickly if you use a food processor to chop the vegetables (excluding potato) and cook it in a pressure cooker.

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      I was in graduate school the first time I made bread. Years before I became vegetarian, I was trying on vegetarianism as a weight-loss diet and cooking vegetarian dishes out of a popular cookbook of that era. For some reason, the book’s authors recommended cooking whole wheat bread in 2-quart cans, the kind juice comes […]
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      September was a bit of a bumpy month for me–literally. About 3 weeks ago, walking full speed and barefoot, I ran my left little toe smack into one of the hardwood claw feet on my couch. The impact separated it from the rest of my toes, and instantly I knew I was in very painful […]