Black Bean Tofu Patties for dinner, served with rice (spiced to a golden yellow color) and a selection of colorful, fresh, seasonal fruits and vegetables, will look good enough to eat!
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I often make this without the fake meat and cheese and add more zucchini (about 2 med.), peppers, and mushrooms, just to increase the veggie servings and keep it simple. It is good both ways!
This comes from the McDougall newsletter. I made this in the crockpot last Friday, and we are STILL eating it! It makes an enormous amount. The taste is similar to baked beans–we’ve been calling it “Sweet Beans.” It’s good, but it’s more like a side dish, so don’t make it unless you are feeding a crowd, are planning to freeze some, or can figure out a way to halve the recipe.
2 tablespoons water
1 large onion — sliced…
1 cup dried black beans
1 package veggie ground “beef”, such as Yves…
1 1/2 cups dry chunk beef style TVP
5 cups water…
1 pound tofu (use rinsed firm water-packed), cut in 1-½ inch cube
¼ cup soy sauce…
When I first became a vegetarian many years ago, one of the first recipes I adapted was my mother’s beef stew. Back then I used tempeh and browned it in oil. But once I discovered TVP chunks, I liked them even better. This stew is super low in fat and a complete meal in itself!
My favorite pasta recipe is a creamy basil sauce over any kind of pasta.
1 1/2 teaspoons hot curry powder
1/2 teaspoon ground cumin…
- Introducing NewsBites!I’ve been spending less time in the kitchen lately because I’ve been creating something I hope you’ll like, the first FatFree Vegan newsletter called NewsBites. NewsBites will keep you up to date on everything that’s going on on fatfreevegan.com–from my own new recipes here on this blog to new reader-submitted recipes on the “main” site […]
- Christmas Cranberry Pistachio Biscotti (Vegan and Gluten-Free)I graduated from high school in January of 1974, three weeks after I turned 18. I couldn’t wait to graduate, and after that, I couldn’t wait to move out. My friend Susy and I looked for an apartment together in the old downtown of Sacramento. We settled on a one bedroom apartment with the address […]