Saffron Couscous Cake with Seasonal Vegetables

November 26, 2013

  The actual title of today’s recipe is Saffron Couscous Cake with Spring Vegetable Saute, but this cold weather has inspired me to mention an alternative so that you don’t have to wait until Spring to try it.  Quite simply, you can top the couscous cake with any combination of your favorite vegetables, be they […]

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Spinach Frittata

November 25, 2013

  We’re coming into the home stretch of the 30 Days of Vegan Cooking.  Today, the featured recipe is Spinach Frittata. It makes a great brunch or light supper. Spinach Frittata from Vegan Planet by Robin Robertson Serves 4 Ingredients: 1 tablespoon olive oil 1 small sweet yellow onion, chopped 3 large garlic cloves, crushed […]

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Curried Lentils with Carrots and Peas

November 24, 2013

  Curried Lentils with Carrots and Peas is Recipe #24 of 30 Days of Vegan Cooking from the Revised Edition of Vegan Planet. Aromatic spices and coconut milk transforms pantry staples into a richly flavored stew. Serve over freshly cooked basmati rice or with some warm naan or other flatbread.   Curried Lentils with Carrots and […]

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Red Bean Cakes with Creamy Coconut Sauce

November 23, 2013

Today’s recipe transforms a few common ingredients into a delicious main dish.  Red Bean Cakes with Creamy Coconut Sauce from the Revised Edition of Vegan Planet is simple to make and versatile.  For example,  you can use black beans and quinoa instead of red beans and rice, or change up the seasonings using different herbs […]

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Mahogany Eggplant

November 22, 2013

With just a little over a week to go of 30 Days of Vegan Cooking to celebrate World Vegan Month, today’s recipe is for Mahogany Eggplant. In this recipe, tender slices of Japanese eggplant are steeped in a flavorful tamari broth, which gives it a rich mahogany color. I like to use small Japanese eggplants, […]

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Banana Split Tea Bread

November 21, 2013

  Today’s featured recipe is Banana Split Tea Bread — a delicious way to use up those over-ripe bananas!  What sets this flavorful banana bread apart from the rest is that it incorporates several banana-split ingredients for a surprising treat and lots of tasty goodies in every slice!  Even though I call it a “tea” […]

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