Vegan Recipes

February 28, 2021

How to Cook Brown Rice

How to Cook Brown Rice Directions Choose the right size pot. For cooking 1 to 2 cups of dry brown rice, a 2-quart saucepan will work well. If the pot is too big, the rice may not steam right. If the pot is too small, it may boil over and make a mess. Make sure the lid fits […]
February 24, 2021

How to Cook Quinoa

How to Cook Quinoa Quinoa is technically a seed with a nutty flavor; however, it can be used in the same ways as other whole grains. There are 3 main types found in the U.S.: white, red, and black. White quinoa has the most delicate flavor and lightest texture. Red and black quinoa tend to be bolder and […]
December 5, 2020

Three-Bean Salad

Three Bean Salad Serves 6 Ingredients 1-15 oz. can black beans, drained and rinsed 1-15 oz. can kidney beans, drained and rinsed 1-15 oz. can garbanzo beans, drained and rinsed 1 sweet onion, thinly sliced 2 celery stalks, finely diced 1 tomato, chopped 1 cup salsa 2 TBSP. lime juice 1 tsp. chili powder Directions Combine beans and […]
December 5, 2020

Sweet Fall Yams

Sweet Fall Yams Serves 4 Ingredients 1lb. mixed sweet potatoes and yams, peeled, cut into 1-inch cubes 2 medium pears, ripe, cored and cut into ¾ inch pieces 2 tsp. lemon juice 4 tsp. cornstarch 1/8 tsp. salt 1/8 tsp allspice ¼ cup apple juice or cider ¼ cup golden raisins or dates 1/3 cup fat free milk […]
November 21, 2020

Sunshine Stew

Sunshine Stew Serves 6 Ingredients 6 cups veggie broth 1 ½ cups spilt mung beans 2 tomatoes, chopped 2 cups yams, peeled and chopped 1 tsp. fresh garlic, minced 2 TBSP. dried parsley 1 tsp. dried dill weed 2 cups broccoli florets 1 TBSP. soy sauce Fresh ground black pepper Dash of hot sauce if desired Directions 1. Place […]
November 21, 2020

Green Citrus Salad

Green Citrus Salad with Fat-Free Honey Dressing Serves 6 Ingredients ¼ cup honey ¼ cup white wine vinegar 2 heads of romaine lettuce 1 head radicchio, leaves separated 2 satsumas, peeled and in segments 1 cup dried cranberries Directions 1.  Combine vinegar and honey with ¼ cup of water in a jar or small bowl. 2.  If in […]
November 21, 2020

Raisin-Carrot Cake

Raisin-Carrot Cake Serves 12 Ingredients 1 cup raisins 1 cup carrots, grated ½ cup honey ¼ cup dates, chopped 1 tsp. cinnamon 1 tsp. all spice ½ tsp. nutmeg ¼ tsp. ground clove 1 ½ cups whole wheat flour ½ cup bran 1 tsp. baking soda ¼ cup walnut pieces Directions 1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. […]
November 20, 2020

Low-Fat Roasted Garlic Bread

Roasted Garlic Bread Ingredients 1 baguette, sliced on the diagonal 1 head garlic 4 TBSP. vegetable broth Salt to taste Directions 1. Preheat the oven to 400 degrees F.  2. Cut top of garlic head off, drizzle 2 tablespoons of broth over the top. Wrap in foil and place in oven for 25-30 minutes.  3. Remove from oven, […]
November 20, 2020

Festive Pumpkin Stew

Festive Pumpkin Stew Ingredients 2 cups veggie broth 1 onion, chopped 1 red bell pepper, roughly chopped 1 tsp. garlic, minced 2 tsp. chili powder 2 bay leaves 1 ½ tsp. ground oregano Fresh ground black pepper 1 cup celery, diced 3 carrots, cut into 1-inch pieces 1- 15 oz. can of corn (frozen or fresh would be […]