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”

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”

Vegan Manicotti with Tofu Ricotta

Manicotti is the one cheesy-filled treat I having been craving since becoming vegan. I actually had never even tasted manicotti until I was in Junior High. My best friend lived two houses down from me and her mom always made a point of inviting me over for dinner when she made manicotti since it wasContinue reading “Vegan Manicotti with Tofu Ricotta”

Chickpea Noodle Soup

Ingredients Carrots Fennel Onion Garlic Cumin Seeds Thyme Rosemary Olive oil Salt Pepper Veggie Broth Chickpeas Rotini Pasta Cilantro Steps Heat 2Tbsp olive oil in a pan at medium heat. Add 1 Tbsp cumin seeds and cook about 1 minute (will turn golden and fragrant but should not burn) Add three chopped carrots, chopped fennelContinue reading “Chickpea Noodle Soup”

Vegan Garden Veggie Penne Pasta

Substitute any and all veggies for what is available on hand. It is best to “eat the rainbow” and have as much variety in veggies, color, and texture, to offer a more enjoyable and nutritious dish. Vegetables add so much of their own flavor that the seasoning can be kept to a minimum. These recipesContinue reading “Vegan Garden Veggie Penne Pasta”

Alfredo Spinach Macaroni

Ingredients Tinkyada Organic Brown Rice Pasta (they have all pasta varieties) Simple Truth Plant Based Alfredo Sauce Spinach JalapeƱos garlic pepper salt crushed red pepper Steps Cook pasta – I made 1/2c dry pasta. This pasta only needs to boil for 2 minutes and then turn off flame and cover pot allowing the pasta toContinue reading “Alfredo Spinach Macaroni”