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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)

Appetizers · Miscellaneous · Other · Veggies

Melty Cheddar Vegan Cheese Sauce and Fondue

I’ve seen a lot of amazing vegan cheese recipes and of course, can’t take full credit for the invention of this potato and carrot based cheese recipe.  This is simply my adaptation of it. I added the green olive juice to give it that hint of bitterness that dairy cheese seems to have and it… Continue reading Melty Cheddar Vegan Cheese Sauce and Fondue

Appetizers · Appetizers · Main Dishes · Other · Soups · Veggies

Creamy Vegan Spinach Soup

“Wow” guests at your next dinner party.  This soup is easy to make and makes a wonderful, full flavored appetizer, or a nice main course lunch.  It’s simple to make, and you can make it the day before and reheat it and get the same results you would if you had made if fresh. If… Continue reading Creamy Vegan Spinach Soup