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Lemon Kale-Basil Pesto in a glass bowl with basil, lemon, garlic and kale

Lemon Kale-Basil Pesto

This Lemon Kale-Basil Pesto is zesty and lemony. It’s so lemony that if you taste it right out of the food processor you might make a sour-pucker face. This isn’t one of those dance around in the kitchen eating it by the spoonful kinds of sauces like the Vegan Garlic […]

Vegan Garden Veggie Cream Cheese in a small jar

Vegan Garden Veggie Cream Cheese

This Vegan Garden Veggie Cream Cheese is my favorite cream cheese. Its cashew cheese base is tangy. Its tiny match-stick diced carrots and thinly sliced scallions add fresh, delicate flavors and textures. I have happy memories of eating garden veggie cream cheese on toasted bagels from Bruegger’s when I was […]

Homemade vegan gnocchi floating to the top of the pot

Homemade Vegan Gnocchi

I love Homemade Vegan Gnocchi. The secret to these dreamy little pillows of goodness is in using rock salt to dry out the potatoes when baking. When I was a gnocchi making beginner, I often made gnocchi dough that was too wet. Live and learn. Homemade Vegan Gnocchi pairs well […]

Creamy Silken Chocolate Vegan Pudding in a glass cup on a white plate with red raspberries and a spoon

Creamy Silken Chocolate Vegan Pudding

I’ve been making all of the puddings lately. This Creamy Silken Chocolate Vegan Pudding is my absolute favorite. I’ve been a fan of the avocado chocolate puddings, but I find a certain amount of ripeness with the avocado can throw off the flavor and make the presence of avocado a […]

Massaged Kale Ribbon Vegan Caesar Salads on white chilled plates

Massaged Kale Ribbon Vegan Caesar Salad

Sometimes I just really want to dive into a big salad. I feel you, Elaine. This Massaged Kale Ribbon Vegan Caesar Salad is the big salad I want. It’s decadent, satisfying, and can be made ahead or without too much hassle on the fly. This salad is: Made with oil-free dressingEasily modified […]

Creamy Vegan Caesar Dressing

Oil-Free Creamy Vegan Caesar Salad Dressing

This Creamy Vegan Caesar Salad Dressing is rich, zesty, and dreamy. Did I mention that it’s super easy? You simply stir it together in a jar or mug. No blender, no food processor. Spelling Caesar makes my brain hurt. Spelling Caesar is tricky, but making this glorious Caesar dressing is […]

Vegan ricotta stuffed shells on a white plate with red sauce and garlic shake hempseed parm

No-Boil Vegan Ricotta Stuffed Pasta Shells In Red Sauce

As far as casseroles go, the ones in the lasagne family are my favorites. These No-Boil Vegan Ricotta Stuffed Pasta Shells In Red Sauce are impressive to vegans and non-vegans, adults and children. It’s a great make-ahead dish to serve for special occasions or when you want that ace-in-the-hole, smell […]