Black Bean Burgers Recipe

Black Bean Burgers                                                                                      Ingredients 1 (16 ounce) can black beans, drained, rinsed 2 Tbsp olive oil mayonnaise (can also use Veganaise) ½ tsp seasoning salt or lemon-pepper seasoning 1 Tbsp whole grain breadcrumbs Small amount of whole wheat flour     Directions Mash beans with olive oil mayonnaise in a large … Continued

Lentil Meatballs

  Serves 4 Adapted from DawnJacksonBlatner.com Ingredients 1 Tablespoon olive oil 3 cloves minced garlic 1/4 teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes 8-ounce package sliced mushrooms (preferably vitamin-D enhanced variety) 8 cups pre-cleaned baby spinach, 2 cups for meatballs and 6 cups for pasta Sea salt and black pepper, to taste 1/2 cup rolled oats 1 … Continued

Broccoli and Cashew Cream Soup

    Ingredients ½ cup raw cashews, soaked 2 tsp extra virgin olive oil 2 medium onions, minced 1 ½ tsp salt (to taste) 2 stalks celery, chopped 3 carrots, chopped 5 cloves garlic, minced 16 oz broccoli (about 7 cups, packed) 6 cups water or vegetable stock, divided ½ tsp red pepper 1 can … Continued

Vegan Nog Smoothie

  Best served fresh, this is really a multipurpose smoothie… a libation, an excellent start to the morning, an after workout refresher, or to share a toast with your friends. A delightful holiday treat! Prep Time – 10 minutes Total Time – 10 minutes Servings – 4 1/2 Cups Author – Vanilla And Bean Ingredients 1/2C Raw Cashews soaked overnight in 1 C … Continued

Seitan & Mushroom Vegan Chili

  Adapted from VegetarianTimes.Com Ingredients 2 Tbsp             Olive Oil 1 large              Onion (About 2 Cups) 3 large              Garlic cloves, minced 1                      Chipotle Chili in adobo sauce, drained and minced 8 oz.                Baby Bella Mushrooms, finely chopped (1 ½ cups) 2-8 oz packages Seitan (3 cups) 3 Tbsp.            Tomato Paste 2 … Continued

Apple Crisp with Optional “Caramelized Sauce”

  Filling 5-7 firm, tart apples, peeled, cored, and sliced (Golden Delicious, for example) 4 tablespoons organic brown rice syrup -OR- 2 tablespoons pure agave syrup 1 teaspoon cinnamon Organic high-heat canola oil, pure grapeseed oil walnut oil, or other high heat oil   Topping 2 cups old-fashioned rolled oats, organic preferably (not instant) ½ … Continued

Pumpkin Cashew Cream Tart in Chocolate Almond-Flour Crust (Vegan)

Chocolate Almond Flour Crust 1¼       cup blanched almond flour 1/8       teaspoon sea salt ¼         teaspoon baking soda 2          tablespoons high-heat canola or grapeseed oil 2          tablespoons pure agave syrup 1          teaspoon pure vanilla extract ½         cup non-dairy, grain-sweetened chocolate chips (e.g.,              Sunspire) melted over low heat … Continued

Curried Veggie Soup with Beans

Pictured: Liz Gold, Registered Dietitian at The Block Center preparing the soup Ingredients Mirepoix (1 cup diced onion, 1/2 cup diced celery, 1/2 cup diced carrots) 1 Tablespoon olive oil 1   12oz. can dice fire roasted tomatoes 1 cup cauliflower florets 2 Cups of various veggies you have in your fridge (zucchini, yellow squash, and … Continued

Looking for a fun dip for your upcoming party? We have just the thing! Homemade Pico de Gallo Salsa and Guacamole (Note: The amounts below are all estimations, you can add or subtract as you like for the taste you prefer.)   Pico de Gallo Ingredients: 6 or 7 medium Roma tomatoes, diced 4 Tbsp … Continued

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