Vegan MoFo

Coconut Pistachio Cookies

October 15, 2011

It’s “Sweet-Tooth” Saturday so I thought I’d share one of my favorite cookie recipes from my new cookbook, Quick-Fix Vegan. These flavorful Coconut-Pistachio Cookies have a sublime elegance about them, owing to their snowy white color with flecks of green pistachio.  They mix up quickly in the food processor, then you just roll out the […]

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Easy Peanut Sauce

October 13, 2011

During this Vegan Month of Food, I have designated themes for each day of the week.  This is “Food for Thought” Thursday, and today my thoughts are about peanut butter in general and my favorite easy peanut sauce in particular. I think of peanut butter as kind of an ambassador for vegan food.  High in […]

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Wildcard Wednesday: Vegan on Vacation

October 12, 2011

After working non-stop for what seems like forever, Jon and I got away for a few days recently and took the train to Providence, Rhode Island. We wanted to see WaterFire again, and also to visit Newport. I love to travel by train — not only is it often cheaper and more convenient than air […]

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Orecchiette with Puttanesca Pesto

October 11, 2011

As promised, this “Tester Recipe Tuesday” post contains more tester photos from my new book, Quick-Fix Vegan (released last week), as well as one of my favorite recipes from the book. If you follow my blog, you know that I’m addicted to the flavors of puttanesca — garlic, olives, capers, tomatoes, and basil.  In addition […]

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“Make My Monday” Winner and a NEW Giveaway!

October 10, 2011

Is it Monday again already?  Wow.  I’ve been out of town for a few days, hence my lack of MoFo posts — but I’ll make up for them, I promise. For now, though, let’s get down to business. It’s time to announce the “Make My Monday” Giveaway winner from last week’s contest.  The prize:  a […]

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Quick-Fix Vegan Now Available

October 4, 2011

Today is the official release date for my new book, Quick-Fix Vegan.  And since this is my “Tester Tuesday” MoFo post, it seems fitting to feature some recipe tester photos from the new book. Above is the Green Papaya and Tofu Salad. Here are a few more of my favorites — this is Curried Pasta […]

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