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Posts Tagged ‘Quick & Easy’
1 lb. fresh, ripe, red Roma tomatoes
2 Garlic cloves
2 small or medium Carrots, chopped…
1 cup bottled roasted red bell peppers
1/2 cup tomato juice…
1 can diced tomatoes (no salt added)
1/4 purple onion, finely minced…
1 cup tomato sauce
1 1/2 cups water…
1 White Onion, finely chopped
1 Red Onion, finely chopped…
1 15oz can Pumpkin
1 1/2 c Soy Milk
1T. Maple Syrup or Agave Nectar…
1/2 cup fatfree vegan mayo (Nayonnaise or homemade)
1 Tbs. cider vinegar…
1 Package Silken-style FirmTofu (in aseptic packaging, such as Mori-Nu)
3 individual chipotles in adobo (beware: these are very spicy! use fewer if less heat is desired.)…
Add all ingredients to a food processor and process until smooth. The quinoa will give it texture, in addition to lots of protein and fiber.
Eat this straight or with sliced apples.
This bean dip is packed with fiber, calcium, protein, iron and vitamins A and C. The flavor of the spinach is masked by the salsa and cumin, so it a great way to add nutrition to a delicious snack.
1 bag field salad
1 can sweet corn…
1 ear fresh white or yellow corn
1/2 bunch cilantro, finely chopped…
I made this simple soup last night and it was heavenly. Here’s what I did: I didn’t have leeks, so I substituted 2 chopped onions. I made up a mixture of Herbes de Provence following the recipe at the end, and at the very end, I pureed part of the soup using a hand-blender, trying to keep most of the carrot pieces intact. Also, I followed the regular directions, not the pressure cooker ones, because it was such a quick-cooking dish. Definitely a keeper.
An easy, healthy risotto made with cooked brown rice and cruciferous vegetables.
- Pinquito Bean and Quinoa Taco FillingIn 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 […]
- Luscious Oat Bars with Orange, Kale and Carob Fudge ToppingYears ago when I read Dr. Barnard’s book Foods That Fight Pain I remember learning that food intolerances can change. That seems to be very true in my case. When I first started eating this way 7 years ago I couldn’t eat garlic or ginger. Now I eat them every day. Several winters ago, as […]