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Vegan Sage Biscuits

Sage has such a lovely “musky” aroma and taste. It is an amazing herb, it can withstand the freezing temperatures, and grows lush in the summers. It really should be used more often than just stuffing at holiday time. I harvest sage throughout the summer, drying some and freezing others. And this year I will also make sage syrup so it is on hand for cough and cold season. We really enjoyed these sage biscuits last Sunday. They are a basic baking powder biscuit or scone recipe with a generous add...
Tags: Ap, Breakfast, Vegans, Chris Walker, Breads and Muffins, Vegan Version Vegan Dandelion Pesto Vegan Pea

Fresh Spinach Ravioli with a Mushroom Sauce

We harvested the first of our organic spinach of the season this morning and enjoyed these delicious ravioli for dinner tonight. it was really lovely having our own home grown vegan meal. Serving Size: 4 Ingredients: for the ravioli pasta: 1 cup semolina or pasta flour ½ cup AP flour pinch salt ½ cup warm water 2 teaspoons olive oil for the spinach filling: 1 lb. fresh spinach, washed 1 leek white and light green parts only, chopped 1 tablespoon oil splash lemon juice 1 teaspoon fresh thyme ...
Tags: Cook, Ap, Vegans, Meals, Spinach, Chris Walker, Apricot, Pasta & Noodles, Gnudi

Asian Stir-Fry Veggies On Noodles

This is really a quick and easy dinner that tastes wonderful. We enjoy it often. Serving Size: 4 Ingredients: 16 ounces broccoli, cut in rosettes and small pieces 8 ounces mushrooms, cleaned and sliced 1 onion, sliced 1 red bell pepper, de-seeded and sliced 8 ounces spicy tofu pieces 4 ounces ketchup 4 tablespoons sweet chili sauce 1 tablespoon oil salt and pepper to taste Asian (udon) noodles for 4 Directions: Cut the broccoli into rosettes and place in a steamer. Steam the broccoli al dent...
Tags: Mushrooms, Vegans, Tofu, Red Pepper, Broccoli, Chris Walker, Savoy Cabbage, Pasta & Noodles, Buckwheat Noodles Creamy Vegan Tortellini

Sweet Sour Salad with Beets, Rutabaga and Oranges

This is as delicious as it is colorful and healthy. It’s a lovely fall or winter salad. Serving Size: 4 Ingredients: for the salad: 3-4 medium red beets, peeled and cut into chunks ¼ medium rutabaga, peeled and cut into chunks 1 medium radicchio, sliced handful young leaves beet greens, cleaned and trimmed handful sunflower seeds 2 organic oranges, peeled and sectioned 1 orange organic orange zest radish sprouts and orange zest as garnish for the dressing: 4 tablespoons olive oil 4 tablespoo...
Tags: Cook, Orange, Vegans, Salads, Chris Walker, Rutabaga, Beet, Sweet Sour Sauce Roasted Sweet Potato Salad

Winter Squash, Apple Risotto with Smokey Tofu Pieces

This is a lovely meal. We made it a long time ago, and have now updated the recipe and took new photos. Serving Size: 4 Ingredients: 2 cups winter squash, bite sized pieces 2 cups apple cider or juice 2 tablespoons oil 1 onion, chopped 2 apples (organic), cored and chopped or sliced 8-12 ounces smokey tofu pieces 1 bell pepper (red or yellow), de-seeded and hopped 1 chili pepper, de-seeded and finely chopped 1 teaspoon vegetable bouillon powder 1 teaspoon cinnamon ¼ teaspoon allspice 2 tablesp...
Tags: Apple, Main Dishes, Vegans, Tofu, Squash, Rice, Chris Walker, Red Kuri Squash, Orange Risotto, Tofu Winter Squash, Smokey Tofu Pieces, Tofu Feta Kale Risotto

Salad of Roasted Parsnips, Beets and Quince with Oranges

This is a great salad, refreshing and lovely to look at. It would be a nice holiday meal, or can be served at any time. Ingredients: for the salad: 1 large or 2 medium parsnips 1 quince 2-3 medium beets 2 oranges for 4 people mixed greens (e.g. romaine, iceberg, arugula) pumpkin seeds as garnish for the dressing: 4 tablespoons olive oil 4 tablespoons white balsamic vinegar 3 tablespoons orange juice 1 heaping teaspoon vegetable bouillon powder 1 teaspoon mild mustard 1 tablespoon maple syrup...
Tags: Orange, Vegans, Chris Walker, Quince, Parsnip, Beet, Tofu Feta Roasted Sweet Potato Salad, Winter Squash Parsnips

Review: Lentil Meatloaf Muffins

Amy Katz, of Veggies Save The Day came up with a great idea. Instead of putting your traditional lentil loaf or tofu based ‘meatloaf’ in a bread form, she used cupcake forms. It’s so much easier to serve and looks nicer on the plate as well. You can use her recipe, or your traditional, favorite recipe works well also. Related Posts: Review: German Potato and Lentil Salad Review: Lentil, Apricot Tapenade with Curry Aioli Review: Curried Lentil and Apricot Salad with Arugula Review: Broccol...
Tags: Reviews, Vegans, Lentils, Chris Walker, Amy Katz, Lentil Salad Review, Curry Aioli Review, Broccoli Lentil Salad

Squash pot-stickers with a spicy coriander sauce

This is amazingly delicious. We enjoyed it as a main meal, but they could also be used as party food or an appetizer for a fancy holiday meal. Yield: 10-12 Ingredients: for the spicy coriander (cilantro) sauce: 4-6 jalapeno, de-seeded and sliced 3-4 cloves garlic ½ teaspoon salt 1 cup coriander or cilantro leaves and stems, packed ½ cup fresh parsley ½ teaspoon ground cumin ½ teaspoon ground cardamom ½ teaspoon ground coriander ⅓ cup olive oil 2 tablespoons lemon juice for the dough: 2 cups ...
Tags: Ap, Appetizers, Main Dishes, Vegans, Squash, Chris Walker, Coriander, Tofu Winter Squash, Spicy Pumpkin Sauce Ricotta

Winter Squash Chili Sin Carne

This is a favorite winter meal of ours. We grow red kuri squash (also known as Uchiki kuri squash and Hokkaido squash) particularly with the winter months in mind. Serving Size: 4 Ingredients: 1 tablespoon oil 1 onion, chopped 1 large carrot, peeled and chopped 1 red bell peppper, de-seeded and chopped 1-2 jalapeno peppers, chopped 1 teaspoon chili powder 1 teaspoon oregano 1 teaspoon cumin 2 cloves garlic, minced 1 15 ounce can chopped tomatoes 1 15 ounce can winter squash puree (about 1½ cup...
Tags: Winter, Main Dishes, Pumpkin, Vegans, Squash, Seasonal, Beans, Tomato, Carrot, Bell Pepper, Chili Pepper, Chris Walker, Orange Risotto, Tofu Winter Squash, Winter Squash Chili Sin Carne, Smokey Tofu Pieces Beluga Lentils

Beluga Lentils with Winter Squash, Parsnips and Tofu Feta

This meal using season winter vegetables and legumes was not only very nutritious but also very delicious. Serving Size: 4 Ingredients: 1 ½ cups beluga lentils ½ medium winter squash (red kuri etc.), de-seeded and sliced 3 medium parsnips, peeled and sliced 8 ounces tofu feta cubes 2 teaspoons vegetable bouillon powder bay leaves ½ cup balsamic vinegar reduction Directions: Pre-heat the oven to 375°F/190°C. De-seed and Cut the squash. Slice in long, nar...
Tags: Cook, Main Dishes, Vegans, Tofu, Squash, Lentils, Chris Walker, Parsnip, Orange Risotto, Tofu Winter Squash, Tofu Feta Red Cabbage Waldorf Salad, Tofu Feta

Super Slaw – Winter Coleslaw with Apples and Dried Superfruits

Coleslaw is one of our favorite salads to enjoy. It’s not just for summertime, picnics and the beach. Winter slaws include apples, or can also use citrus. This time we enjoyed the slaw with apples and many dried berries. Ingredients: for the salad: 4 cups green cabbage, finely shredded 2 carrots, peeled and grated 2 organic apples, cored and chopped into bite sized pieces 6 ounces dried super fruits (blueberries, aronia berries, cranberries, cherries, raisins, goji berries, ...
Tags: Apple, Vegans, Salads, Cranberry, Carrot, Blueberries, Cabbage, Chris Walker, Raisins, Roasted Sweet Potato Salad, Blackcurrant, Kohlrabi Slaw Savoy Cabbage Slaw

Minestrone Vegetable Soup

Minestrone is one of my favorite soups. It is so adaptable. You can use whatever left over vegetables you have in the fridge, fresh from the garden, or frozen. It makes a meal in itself, or can be used as an appetizer or first course. Serving Size: 4 Ingredients: 1 onion, chopped 2 cloves garlic, minced 3 tablespoons olive oil 3-4 cups water 1 vegetable bouillon cube 1 can kidney beans, drained and rinsed fresh mix of veggies like red bell pepper, carrots, broccoli, peas, corn etc. (alternativ...
Tags: Pasta, Soups, Vegans, Beans, Carrot, Garlic, Broccoli, Chris Walker, Chickpeas, Mushroom Salad, Minestrone Vegetable Soup, Kale Walnut Pesto TVP, Sauerkraut Soup Parsnip Apple Soup

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