Category Archives: olive oil

Food Network: Roasted Kohlrabi With Parmesan

Spicy!  Or…  Maybe I put too much cayenne pepper?  Anyway, it was good!!!!!!!!!  I used vegan Parmesan. YUM!  I used hemp seed oil for one batch, for some reason, that batch turned out better than the olive oil batch.  Mixed … Continue reading

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Spaghetti Squash Lasagna Bake

My recommendation for this recipe (from the Minimalist Baker) is that you really need to plan out what you need to do before you do it so you can save time.  Wonderful recipe!  Delicious, too! So I used the vegan Parmesan (remember … Continue reading

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The Vegan Table: Marvelous Mushroom Risotto

I have made this recipe before a couple different times.  Why?  Easy and delicious, of course! This was for a little gathering with my new colleagues, so I dressed it up a bit. No need to tell you how delicious … Continue reading

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Pappa Col Pomodoro

One of my favorite Tuscan recipes…  If I followed it close enough!  Pappa (meaning mush) col pomodoro is vegan (and according to my colleague in Potenza, like food for babies) on its own! I prepared the bread ahead of time … Continue reading

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Spaghetti Con Peperoni Cruschi, Pomodoro, E Mollica Fritta (Spaghetti With Pepper, Tomato, And Fried Breadcrumbs)

As you can probably tell, I have recently been to Italy.  When I visited Basilicata, my friend living in Potenza introduced me to this pepper, peperoni cruschi (pronounced CROO-sh-kee, the noise from chewing on the pepper).  At first, I was … Continue reading

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The Vegan Table: Crowd-Pleasing Pasta With Tomatoes and Artichokes

Did the recipe say it is crowd-pleasing?  YES, IT IS INDEED! I again skipped the garlic and used truffle oil.  I didn’t use penne because I only had fusili to work with, so it still turned out fine! Here are … Continue reading

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The Vegan Table: Quinoa Tabbouleh

This was a filling salad!  Satisfying and satiating! I didn’t put any onion or garlic in this recipe.  Make sure you get sweet cucumbers instead of the pickling ones…  Just trust me on this 😛 So people blogged about the … Continue reading

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