Recipes

vegan and plant-based recipes

Banana Toast

Banana Toast

Okay this is a seriously easy “recipe” which is why this is under the Quick and Easy section.  Breakfast seems to be the challenging meal for brand new plant eaters.  Eggs are off the table. Milk-containing products are no more.   A new plant eater wonders what there is to […]

 
Loaded Nacho Potatoes

Loaded Nacho Potatoes (Plant-Based and Vegan)

These plant-based Loaded Nacho Potatoes are great for when you want a hearty nacho plate but don’t want to deal with the oily processed chips.  They use my Oven Baked Crispy Potato Wedges as the base. You’ll want to grab that recipe here. You’ll also want to grab my Vegan […]

 
crispy oven baked potatoes

Oven Baked Crispy Potato Wedges

These oven baked potato wedges, made without oil, are crispy on the outside but tender on the inside.  The secret is pre-boiling the cut potatoes till almost fork tender, then giving them a flour/seasoning toss before baking in the oven.     Start by cutting your potatoes in a wedge […]

 
Vegan Nachos

Loaded Nachos (Vegan)

  This Loaded Nachos (Vegan)  recipe is a hearty dish that can be used as a main course or can be shared with friends and makes for a great party dish! (Please note that you must disclose  that this recipe contains nuts if you serve to others.) These loaded vegan […]

 
Taco Tofu Crumbles

Tofu Taco Crumbles

Tofu has a certain kind of magic – it has the ability to turn into any flavor you ask of it!  This is certainly true with these Tofu Taco Crumbles. You can use them as an accompaniment in almost any vegetable-based Mexican dish. I top my Loaded Nachos and Loaded […]

 
Vegan Cauliflower Burrito Front View

Burrito with Riced Cauliflower and Brown Rice (Vegan)

A burrito is just a handy little package of yum!  These burritos with riced cauliflower and brown rice are totally vegan and plant-based – even down to the Chili Cheese Sauce!   You’ll need to grab that Vegan Chili Cheese Sauce (Instant Pot) recipe here (Or for the stovetop version here)  and […]

 
Vegan Chili Cheese Sauce with Vegetable Plate

Vegan Chili Cheese Sauce (Stovetop)

This Chili Cheese Sauce is vegan!  It’s dairy free, oil free, and gluten-free. Who doesn’t love a good chili cheese sauce?  This recipe is for the stove top version of my Vegan Chili Cheese Sauce (Instant Pot).  I honestly prefer the cheese sauce prepared in a pressure cooker over the […]

 
Vegan Chili Cheese Sauce with Vegetable Plate Close Up

Vegan Chili Cheese Sauce – (Instant Pot)

    Vegan Chili Cheese Sauce – Dairy Free, Oil Free, and Gluten Free! Who doesn’t love a good chili cheese sauce!  Chili cheese sauce can be used as a dip for chips or veggies.  You can slather it on nachos or baked potatoes. It  can even be used as […]

 
Vegan Parmesan Cheese Shaken on Pizza

Parmesan Cheese with Cashews (Vegan)

Vegan parmesan cheese?  Say what? The one thing a lot of non-vegans say holds them back is the cheese.  Some things you just eventually realize you don’t need – you “get over” it.  Other food items you don’t want to get over.  A particular food might  hold an important memory, […]