General Tso Cauliflower & Mushrooms

General Tso Cauliflower & Mushrooms

General Tso Chicken is a popular dish on Chinese restaurant buffets and take out menus. By the way General Tso chicken, is an American invention. They don’t eat this stuff in China. Personally, I’m not a fan. I find that the texture is often dry and chewy, and the sauce cloyingly sweet. But in thatRead more

Beet Salad with Grapefruit, Blue Cheese & Walnuts

Beet Salad with Grapefruit & Blue Cheese

A Beet Salad is delicious anytime, but especially nice at this time of year when citrus fruits are in season. In this salad, I combined sweet roasted beets and tart grapefruit. Toasty walnuts and blue cheese are perfect complements. This beet salad is perfect for packed lunches, and a lovely starter for a wintery roastRead more

Jackfruit Curry – Vegetarian Curry Recipe

Jackfruit Curry

Follow my blog with Bloglovin I first tasted Jackfruit on a trip to Maui, Hawaii. When we visit Maui, we shop at a favorite market for fresh produce, where we love discovering new local treats. The lovely family who operate the market are really helpful, explaining what things are and even cutting and offering us tastes, along with advise onRead more

Mediterranean Buckwheat Salad

Mediterranean Buckwheat Salad

I’m finishing up my series on ancient grains with buckwheat. Buckwheat, because of its name, is sometimes confusing to people. It isn’t actually a grain. In fact, there’s no relation to wheat at all. It’s really a seed, from a plant related to rhubarb. However, it is very similar to a grain, so it usually gets included in that category.Read more

Black Bean Stuffed Peppers – Vegetarian Stuffed Peppers

Black Bean Portobello Stuffed Mini Peppers

These Black Bean Portobello Stuffed Peppers were originally going to be burgers. And they still could be, but I had these lovely little peppers on hand. My plan was to make a salad to go along with the veggie burgers. I was looking at these little peppers, and thinking that their mini-ness was so cute,Read more

Strawberry Kale Salad

Strawberry Kale Salad

This Strawberry Kale Salad is a simple but delicious salad. I must be honest here, though. I’m not a huge fan of raw kale. I know that’s it’s insanely healthy. But somehow, eating kale has always felt, to me, like chewing grass. And I am one of the least picky eaters that I know. Especially whenRead more