Archive for the ‘Pressure Cooker’ Category

Spiced Sweet-Potato Stew

This hearty vegetable stew is full of flavor, thanks to a blend of spices combined with a touch of peanut butter. Using a pressure cooker allows you to have this stew on the table in minutes!

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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      Six 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... […]



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        My parents were sticklers for honoring the traditional 12 Days of Christmas, which hardly anyone seems to recognize anymore. The traditional 12 days of Christmas  are bookended by Christmas Eve,  the Feast of the Epiphany on January 6th. In between are days that have both pagan and Christian significance. In even earlier times the […]