Category Archives: summer

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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The Vegan Table: Noodle Kugel

May I just say, “DELECTABLE?”  Not too sweet, not too oily, mild but perfect for a nice, cold winter day (if you wish to do it in the summer, go for it, that’s what The Vegan Table suggests). It takes … Continue reading

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Vegan With A Vengeance: Falafel

My first time making falafel!  I think they turned out quite well!  More delicious if you can make that sauce to go with them! I again just skipped the onion and garlic bit, but really, cumin and parsley were enough. … 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: 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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