Category Archives: red pepper

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: Cuban Black Bean Soup

So yummy!  But if you are trying out the recipe, PLEASE do not do the whole portion suggested by the book, cut it down by half, as the soup is quite filling, and it took 3 people in my family … Continue reading

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The Vegan Table: Muhammara (Roasted Red Pepper and Walnut Spread)

This spread was not like how the book pictured it.  Mine turned out to be a lot drier and also not brilliantly red, as the book illustration led me to believe.  The book’s looked more like a dip and mine … Continue reading

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The Vegan Table: Sweet And Sour Tempeh

Two more recipes to go until I start the autumn recipes again! I again used Chinese mahogany to replace the onion called for by the recipe.  Other than that, I used corn starch instead of arrowroot powder. It turned out … Continue reading

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