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High-Altitude Homemade Vegan cornbread muffins stacked on a white plate

High-Altitude Homemade Oil-Free Vegan Cornbread

Whipped aquafaba creates the heavenly texture of this crave-able Homemade High-Altitude Oil-Free Vegan Cornbread. This recipe can be made at high-altitude or sea-level and gluten-free. This cornbread is fabulous on its own or served with: Earth Balance or your favorite vegan butter Maple Syrup Vegan Chili Hormel’s is labeled vegetarian, it’s […]

Vegan Alfredo on rotini green pasta wit red peppers and garlic shake on a white plate

Vegan Garlic Alfredo Sauce

This low-ingredient Vegan Garlic Alfredo Sauce is creamy, rich, and game-changing. The best part is that you don’t get that weighed-down feeling you might remember from a traditional dairy-based Alfredo. I can’t help myself. Every time I think about Alfredo, I think about The Olive Garden. Then I think about The Olive Garden commercial sketch from Mad TV […]

Oil-free Crab-less vegan salad with heart of palm served with Ritz Crackers inside an avocado "The Bell Jar"

Oil-Free Flaked Crab-less Vegan Salad

Oil-Free Flaked Crab-less Vegan Salad uses chickpeas, hearts of palm, and vegan oil-free mayo to create a crave-worthy base for lots of different go-to meals. Some great toppers for this recipe include: To recap, my favorite uses for Oil-Free Flaked Crab-less Vegan Salad: Mayonnaise This recipe uses Oil-free Mayo, this […]

Oil-free sliken tofu cashew mayo mayonnaise in a small jar on a table by Plant Test Kitchen

Oil-Free Vegan Mayo

This Oil-Free Vegan Mayo is easy to make, guilt-free and perfect in so many things. It definitely checks the mayo and Miracle Whip boxes for me. Store-bought vegan mayos taste a lot like mayo, but they are usually made of mostly oil. Here’s a great way to lose the oil […]

Zesty Avocado Pistachio Pesto

Zesty Avocado Pistachio Pesto

Zesty Avocado Pistachio Pesto is not the first recipe I’ve used pistachios and avocado in. Friends, it won’t be my last. I’ve also got a recipe for Herbed Avocado Aioli because pistachios and avocados do great things together. Have It Your Way This recipe is a good base or guide […]

Mom's Spaghetti Sauce Red Gravy Vegan

Mom’s Spaghetti Sauce (Red Gravy)

Every time I make Mom’s Spaghetti Sauce a.k.a. Red Gravy, I’m reminded of two things simultaneously. Those two things don’t actually have anything to do with each other. My mom making this sauce, smelling the house up good, which inspired this vegan-ized version. The Godfather Trilogy. Part II is my […]

Low oil aquafaba hummus sprinkled with paprika

I Can’t Believe It’s Low Oil Hummus

This I Can’t Believe It’s Low Oil Hummus recipe uses both Chickpeas/Garbanzo beans and Cannellini beans. The Cannellini beans add a buttery flavor. The aquafaba (bean water) from either can of beans is used to replace the olive oil used in traditional hummus recipes. You won’t miss the oil, this […]

An Everything Bagel with Vegan Cashew Cream Cheese on a blue plate

Dreamy Vegan Cashew Cream Cheese

This Dreamy Vegan Cashew Cream Cheese is a great multi-purpose recipe. I love it mixed with diced carrots and sliced scallions and spread on crackers. You can smear it on a toasted bagel, I recommend Dave’s Killer Bread Epic Everything Bagels. You can make a café style veggie bagel sandwich or […]

Green cashew tofu kale basil herbed ricotta

Green Cashew-Fu Ricotta (a.k.a vegan cashew tofu ricotta)

Green Cashew-Fu Ricotta is vegan cashew-tofu ricotta. It is an herbed Ricotta made with cashew cream and tofu. It’s tasty, nutritious and delicious. It’s green because it’s packed with kale and basil, but you won’t notice the kale. This fluffy, flavorful goodness is kid-friendly, that’s how much you won’t notice […]