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Sauteed Mushroom and Red Pepper Quinoa with Raisins and Pine Nuts (Vegan)

When a friend had asked me if I cooked much with quinoa, I hated to admit that I did not.  I think I tried it once or twice and was not sure why I didn’t cook with it more.  It is tasty, flavorful and of course, a superfood. After creating this dish today, we decided… Continue reading Sauteed Mushroom and Red Pepper Quinoa with Raisins and Pine Nuts (Vegan)

Side Dishes

Twice Baked Vegan Baked Potatoes with Sauteed Cremini Mushrooms

Having a fair bit of Irish in my blood, I (Jen) have always been a huge fan of potatoes.  I love baked potatoes, mashed potatoes, scalloped potatoes, fried potatoes, potato soup… Okay, perhaps I am starting to sound like Bubba going on about shrimp from the classic movie Forest Gump. Truthfully, I never believed the… Continue reading Twice Baked Vegan Baked Potatoes with Sauteed Cremini Mushrooms

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Creamy Vegan Sweet and White Potato Mash

Here’s a superb recipe that combines white and sweet potatoes, not just for an extra nutritional punch, but the creamy, flavourful combo makes an amazing side dish for a special occassion hot meal, like a tofurky, or ‘steak’ dinner.   Guests will be impressed and want seconds, so make lots.   You may be fooled… Continue reading Creamy Vegan Sweet and White Potato Mash

Desserts and Sweets

Silken Chocolate Vegan “Cheesecake”

I had a vegan cheesecake at a restaurant the other day and resolved myself to trying to make one. I could tell you it took several times and many attempts to get this perfect cheesecake but honestly, I guess I just had all of the right stuff in mind.  It rarely happens when there is… Continue reading Silken Chocolate Vegan “Cheesecake”

Main Dishes

Oven Baked Beyond Meat Oven Baked Chimichangas (Vegan)

Here is an amazing vegan chimichanga recipe using Beyond Meat patties!  Fool your omni friends!   This chimichanga is a great reminder that we vegans are missing nothing! Where we live in Canada, Beyond Meat burgers are hard to come by.   So we stock up when we do get them. I had a craving… Continue reading Oven Baked Beyond Meat Oven Baked Chimichangas (Vegan)