Spicy Cucumber Salad

Ingredients Cucumbers Sesame Oil Chili Oil Chili Powder Garlic (minced) Apple Cider Vinegar or Rice Vinegar Brown or Turbinado Sugar Sesame Seeds Optional: extra chilis (serrano or Thai chilis would taste best) Steps Slice cucumbers (I used 4 Persian cucumbers, sclied about 1/4-inch thick which gives about 2c sliced cucumber) Season cucumbers with 1/4-1/2 tspContinue reading “Spicy Cucumber Salad”

Mushroom Kale + Black Bean Vegan Enchiladas

Ingredients Yellow Onion Serrano Peppers Baby Bella Mushrooms Kale Black Beans Diced Tomatoes with Chilis (I used Rotel diced tomatoes with habaƱeros) Vegetable Broth or Water Cumin Powder Garlic Powder Turmeric Cinnamon Nutritional Yeast Taco Seasoning Salt Pepper Avocado Oil or Olive Oil Corn Tortillas (I use the Mission super size taco tortillas) Enchilada SauceContinue reading “Mushroom Kale + Black Bean Vegan Enchiladas”

Vegan Chili Mac

Ingredients Pinto Beans Red Kidney Beans Fire Roasted Tomatoes Baby Bella Mushrooms Red Onion Bell Peppers or Sweet Peppers Chili Peppers (JalepeƱos or Serrano Peppers) Cilantro Vegetable Broth Garlic Seasoning (cumin powder, red chili powder, turmeric, salt pepper, taco seasoning, coriander powder, garlic powder) Avocado Oil Small or Medium Macaroni Pasta Shells Steps Cook pastaContinue reading “Vegan Chili Mac”

Spicy Curry Ramen Bowl

A filling vegan ramen filled with veggies, tofu, and spices! Ingredients Veggies (snap peas, carrots, broccoli, edamame, sweet corn, shiitake mushrooms) Garlic Ginger Tofu (extra firm is best) Broth Soy Sauce Sweet Chili Sauce Chili Garlic Sauce Umami Powder Ramen Avocado Oil Sesame Oil Red Curry Paste Steps Make broth (or use premade) or youContinue reading “Spicy Curry Ramen Bowl”

Vegan Broccoli Potato Soup

This was very reminiscent of the broccoli cheese soups I have loved previously as a vegetarian and I actually prefer it this way. None of the fatty cheese, all of the veggies! Ingredients Potatoes (Yukon Gold or Russet, I used a mix of both) Yellow Onion Broccoli Serrano Peppers Garlic Unsalted Cashews Vegetable Broth NutritionalContinue reading “Vegan Broccoli Potato Soup”

Vegan Black Bean Avocado Brownies

These were literally thrown together and I even had run out of baking powder (did not know that could happen) so I improvised. These still turned out amazing and just as good as when I have made them in the past. Adapted from @ambitiouskitchen Ingredients Black Beans Avocado Ground Flaxseed (for flax eggs*) Coconut OilContinue reading “Vegan Black Bean Avocado Brownies”

Tofu Scramble

Ingredients Tofu Sweet Peppers Red Onion Cilantro Serrano Peppers Turmeric Nutritional Yeast Salt Pepper Cumin Red Chili Powder Coriander Powder Garlic Oil Steps Heat oil (I used avocado) on medium heat Add chopped garlic and chopped green chilis or green chili paste to the oil (this infuses it with flavor). Mix together and cook forContinue reading “Tofu Scramble”

Roasted Brussels Sprouts Romaine Salad

Vegan take on a Caesar salad which is so much better than a Caesar salad! Ingredients Romaine Lettuce Brussels Sprouts Bread Tahini Dijon Mustard Olive Oil Optional: asparagus, cucumbers, vegan parmesan Steps Slice 2 cups of Brussels sprouts in half Roast Brussels sprouts: I have a roasting oven so I roasted the brussels sprouts forContinue reading “Roasted Brussels Sprouts Romaine Salad”

Vegan Banana Muffins

Ingredients Whole Wheat Flour Almond Flour Baking Soda Baking Powder Salt Brown Sugar Cinnamon Oil Oat Milk Vanilla Extract Flax Eggs (1 flax egg = 1 Tbsp ground flaxseed + 3 Tbsp warm water, let stand 15 minutes) Bananas Optional: cocoa powder, chocolate chips Steps Sift dry ingredients: 1 c whole wheat flour + 1/2Continue reading “Vegan Banana Muffins”

Vegan Gnocchi Stew

Ingredients olive oil onion celery garlic all-purpose flour broth or water coconut milk or other nondairy milk mushrooms white beans gnocchi vegan cheeze shreds spinach parsley other optional items: broccoli, cauliflower, okra, vegan sausage salt pepper cumin oregano cayenne garlic powder turmeric Steps Heat 1 Tbsp olive oil in a pot or dutch oven onContinue reading “Vegan Gnocchi Stew”