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Vegan Lentil Burger with Shiitake Bacon
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Vegan Lentil Burger with Shiitake Bacon

Anyone can make a ground beef burger taste good, and if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it. Instead, I present to you these hearty, wholesome vegan burgers made with brown rice and french lentils. These burgers get doused in a special sauce and topped with roasted shiitake mushrooms. I was inspired […]

Sesame Udon Noodles with Asian Greens
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Sesame Udon Noodles with Asian Greens

What’s better than sesame + udon noodles + asian greens? I tried to think of what to name this dish, what with Chinese broccoli, bok choy, and shiitakes all vying for attention. I finally settled on sesame udon noodles with Asian greens. At the end of the day, different combinations of seasonal […]

California Bowl with Chimichurri Tempeh
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California Bowl with Chimichurri Tempeh

Cooking a satisfying vegan meal is all about problem-solving. Since plant foods contain simpler fats, I really like to focus on using the best quality fats to make my vegan dishes just as satisfying as meat alternatives. This California bowl is made up of cooling cucumber, fiber-rich brown rice, blackened […]

Vegan pizza with southwest marinated kale.
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Southwest Kale Pizza

Today marks the elusive February 29th, making it leap day. What fun to think that I’m getting a magical extra day from the calendar gods. Is anybody out there born on leap day? Since I’m always looking for an excuse to celebrate, I’m going to honor this fine holiday with […]

Focaccia Walnut Pesto Pizza
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Focaccia Walnut Pesto Pizza

Creamy, crispy, and savory with a rich walnut pesto sauce, this is my version of cheese pizza, though possibly even more addictive. I use a cashew based cheese with nutritional yeast to give the pizza a deep flavor and a gorgeous melty texture, all on top of a spongy focaccia. […]

Chickpea Tikka Masala
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Chickpea Tikka Masala

This is the kind of tikka masala that I crave when I want the flavors of an Indian curry stand without the Delhi belly. Funny thing. I’ve actually been to India, but I never got to leave the airport. Turns out, you have to apply for a visa ahead of […]