Smoky Black Bean Burgers with Guacamole and Plantain Chips


These aren’t your ordinary black bean burgers. These savory, spicy and smoky vegan patties are topped with creamy guacamole and crispy baked plantain chips for an explosion of burger flavors and deliciousness! Black bean burgers are so reliable, aren’t they? As a 20+ year vegetarian, they’ve always been there for me. A black bean burger was… 

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Sesame Chocolate Banana Soft Serve


This creamy vegan banana soft serve is flavored with rich cocoa powder and sesame tahini. I’m back with more nice cream. I’ve been whipping up a lot of this stuff and it only makes sense to share my favorite flavor combinations here. I guess it’s safe to say I’m on a bit of a nice… 

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Smashed Bean Tahini Caesar Salad Sandwich


Smashed cannellini beans in a garlicky tahini dressing with crunchy romaine leaves are stuffed between a couple of crusty bread slices to make these vegan caesar salad sandwiches. Every now and then I go back and update the photos from one of my earlier posts. Good recipes deserve a little love, and less than stellar photos… 

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Vegan Stuffed Shells Florentine


Rich and creamy cashew-tofu ricotta is blended with fresh spinach, stuffed into tender little pasta pockets and smothered in a quick garlicky tomato sauce to make these vegan stuffed shells. I’m beginning to think the combination of tofu and cashews is the answer to everything. I don’t even think of it as being a thing… 

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Pineapple & Smoky Baked Tofu Pizza with Spicy Hoisin Barbecue Sauce


Whole wheat naan bread is topped with spicy hoisin barbecue sauce and juicy baked pineapple chunks in this flavor-packed little vegan tofu pizza. This post documents my first time ever eating pineapple on pizza. To be honest, I’ve always found the idea to be a bit strange. “Normal” pizza is made with red sauce and… 

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Vegan Cannoli Bites


These delectable vegan cannoli bites are made with sweet and creamy cashew ricotta stuffed cookie cups topped with rich mini chocolate chips. Happy Sunday! I don’t know about you guys, but even though I’m not a huge sweets person, if I’m going to splurge I tend to do so on the weekends. That’s just what… 

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How to Make Seitan


Crafting your very own homemade seitan is super easy, and you don’t even need a recipe. This step-by-step tutorial will show you how to make seitan with vital wheat gluten and a few pantry staples. Early on in my blogging days I posted a recipe for seitan. Just recently I set out to make some… 

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