Category: Cooking & Recipes

Chef Alina Z’s eAZy Mediterranean Pizza

Chef Alina Z’s eAZy Mediterranean Pizza

Who doesn’t love pizza? The soft dough, the ooey gooey cheese, tangy and the sweet tomato sauce, what’s not to like? The only thing that pizza doesn’t have going for it is the aftermath. It is not unusual for people to feel stuffed, sluggish, tired and heavy after they indulge in this delicious dish. But there is no reason to […]

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Vegan Recipe: Bed-and-Breakfast Pumpkin Pie Crepes

Vegan Recipe: Bed-and-Breakfast Pumpkin Pie Crepes

Plain crepes are yummy, but sometimes I like something a bit more exciting. Crepes that have the flavors of pumpkin pie? Yes! This recipe, made with pumpkin pie spice, maple syrup, and cooked pumpkin, gives a nice twist to traditional crepes and reminds me of a special breakfast you would get at a bed-and-breakfast. Prep: 10 minutes | Cook: 18 […]

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Vegan Recipe: Tex-Mex Potato Skins

Vegan Recipe: Tex-Mex Potato Skins

These potato skins are unbelievably delicious and simple. Serve them at your next gathering or party—or just make them for yourself. I cook the black beans and corn separately to maintain the vibrant color of each ingredient—it makes the potato skins prettier. If you’re not worried about that, you can heat them all together in one pot. Use the leftover […]

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Vegan Recipe: Fool’Em ‘Cream Cheese’ Spinach-Artichoke Dip

Vegan Recipe: Fool’Em ‘Cream Cheese’ Spinach-Artichoke Dip

Aside from the dessert chapter, this is probably my favorite recipe in The Vegan 8. I appropriately named this dish “fool ’em” because, honestly, if I hadn’t created it myself, I would swear somebody was trying to trick me into eating dairy. For this recipe, be sure to use fresh spinach. Frozen will release way too much water and make […]

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Vegan Recipe: Mushroom Gravy

Vegan Recipe: Mushroom Gravy

This mushroom gravy is an opportunity to get creative! Here’s the basic recipe, but the amounts of herbs can adjust to your tastes or the paired dish–more for blander foods and less for highly seasoned dishes. Ingredients, makes 6 servings 1/2 large onion, minced 10 regular-sized or 6 large mushrooms, sliced or chopped 2 cloves garlic, minced 2 cups low-sodium […]

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Organic Matcha Green Tea Powder & Recipe

Organic Matcha Green Tea Powder & Recipe

Matcha Powder is a unique type of tea made from whole green tea leaves. Before harvest, the plant is kept shaded from the sun. This results in boosted chlorophyll content and an incredibly vibrant emerald color. Matcha is a known energy booster and is roughly ten times more potent than regular green tea. The process of grinding the whole leaf […]

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Recipes to Celebrate National Green Juice Day, Jan 26th

Recipes to Celebrate National Green Juice Day, Jan 26th

With National Green Juice Day on January 26th, here are two delicious green juice recipes, courtesy of HUROM. White Grapes, Spinach, Basil & Pineapple Juice Ingredients: 1 cup of white grapes 1/8 cup of spinach 2 tablespoons of basil 1 cup of pineapple Directions: Remove peel and core of the pineapple. Slice into appropriate sizes. Wash white grapes, basil and […]

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Vegan Diet Helped Cure Husband’s Gout

Vegan Diet Helped Cure Husband’s Gout

Brandi Doming is the creator of the blog THE VEGAN 8, which she started after her husband was diagnosed with gout. Switching to a vegan diet completely cured him. Her new cookbook of the same name (published by Oxmoor House; on sale now) shares her story and 100 simple, delicious recipes with 8 ingredients or less (not including salt, pepper […]

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Delicious Chocolate Superfood Smoothie Mix & Recipes

Delicious Chocolate Superfood Smoothie Mix & Recipes

This Chocolate Superfood Smoothie Mix is for chocolate lovers! Cacao is one of the world’s most potent superfoods. It contains theobromine and other amazing phytonutrients which are known to enhance energy, mood, and sense of well being. The organic blend of over a dozen nutritious superfoods has an extra dash of pure cacao. No artificial sweeteners or flavors, just low glycemic […]

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Acai Maqui Bowl Mix & Recipes

Acai Maqui Bowl Mix & Recipes

Awesome açaí, magical maqui, and brilliant blueberries! This extraordinary superfood blend makes it easy to create your own nutritious açaí bowls in your kitchen. Açaí Maqui Bowl Mix is a delicious blend of our favorite superberries plus a mix of other amazing superfoods for good measure, like red maca, chia, and lucuma. Simply blend with a frozen banana, nut milk, […]

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