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Rosemary-Hazelnut Encrusted Seitan

In my last post I mentioned that I was taking over a locally-focused vegan column for my local newspaper’s food blog. I am the new I Eat Plants columnist at Small Bites, the food blog on LoHud.com (that would be … Continue reading

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Seitan in Celeriac Purée

File this one under intuitive cooking. I’m trying to use up stuff that I have around the house before I go grocery shopping again. I have a bunch of different root vegetables that keep well, and among them was some … Continue reading

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Seitan Ribs, Rice and Greens

Score one for a healthy weeknight meal. Not the best picture, but excellent, chewy, tasty ribs. And look for better picture quality coming soon! I find that if I’m not vigilant about how much I put in my mouth and … Continue reading

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Seitan Pot Pie

The uncut pie looks rather uninteresting, but there’s plenty of goodness inside! December has been all about the comfort food. The seitan I made for Thanksgiving was rather huge, so I cut a bunch of it up into chunks with … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas!

This post is far more timely than yesterday’s. 🙂 Christmas was much more laid back than Thanksgiving as far as food goes- and the dinner was almost healthy! We started off the day with the same Cinnamon Rolls as we … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving!

Wait, what? Yes, I’m slow. My New Year’s Resolution is going to be to post more often, but hey, at least you’re getting my Thanksgiving post before New Year’s right? I might even get to my Christmas post this week, … Continue reading

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Peppers and Onions

Have you ever had what you thought was a really good idea for a recipe, but it just didn’t work out to your expectations? Tonight’s dinner was one of those. Yesterday vegan boyfriend sent me home with cubanelle peppers, red … Continue reading

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Veganizing Meat Recipes: Seitan Bourguignon

Who doesn’t love seeing a Julia Child recipe veganized? Well, I’d guess it would make Julia roll over in her grave, but it’s a great thing for us vegans, and others who would like to eat less meat. There are … Continue reading

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Wild Rice Soup

I actually saw this veganized in another vegan blog a year or two ago, and I am so sorry that I cannot remember where it was that I saw it. This is my (lower fat than the original) veganized recipe … Continue reading

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Taste of YSN Entry #2 (Buffalo Seitan with Vegan Ranch Dip)

I thought this dish turned out great, but I’m not sure how well-received it was. Those who tried it, seemed to like it. It also happened that it was placed right next to baked buffalo chicken, so who knows how … Continue reading

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