Yearly Archives: 2009

Spinach coconut soup

This week has been a bit chilly, and I had a little cold, so it was perfect time for soup. I found a couple nice-sounding recipes in the Moosewood New Classics cookbook, and decided to try this one, mostly because I had everything on hand. It called for some white rice and potatoes, which thickened […]

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Penne with creamy tomato, spinach, and seitan sauce

One day recently I was trying to decide what to make for dinner. I was feeling a little sick, and was looking for comfort food. I thought I would make my Macaroni and cheese with spinach recipe, but we were out of flour. So instead I whipped up something new. I already had the frozen […]

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Squash, fennel, and apple soup

I tried this recipe from The Voluptuous Vegan. I thought that the combination of squash, fennel, and apple sounded particularly good, and that turned out to be true. The recipe called for a kabocha squash, which I just happened to have on hand. I had never had it before, but someone at the grocery store […]

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Vegan coleslaw

Vegan cole slaw Earlier this summer I had a lengthy discussion about coleslaw with some friends, which basically boiled down to the fact that coleslaw can be good, but rarely is. We all agreed that we did not like coleslaw which was doused in a milky dressing, but rather prefer a small amount of vinegary […]

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Sweet and sour seitan

Sweet and sour seitan I made this one about a month ago, but have not gotten around to posting it. I mostly followed my normal stir-frying techniques. The main difference was the sauce. I used about 4 Tbsp of plum sauce, and mixed in some of the liquid from the canned seitan. I also added […]

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