a vegan recipe blog
Snacks
Vegan Chocolate Pudding

Vegan Chocolate Pudding

Oh, the minutes I wasted trying to think up a clever way to tell you about this recipe for chocolate pudding. But y’know, if I really need to say anything more than “chocolate” and “pudding,” maybe this just ain’t for you.
Pickled Okra

Pickled Okra

As I grew up in the northeastern U.S., I tried okra for the first time only five years ago at an Indian restaurant in LA —  and I’ve been hooked on these crunchy pods ever since. I have no tolerance for people who whine about okra’s innards being slimy — that’s a feature, not a...
Peanut Butter Crispy Treats

Peanut Butter Crispy Treats

It’s easy and fast to whip up a batch of these delicious peanut butter crispy treats, making them perfect for potlucks, bake sales, and all-hours-of-the-day snacking. I mean, cereal’s fortified, right?
Cappuccino Chocolate Chip Muffins

Cappuccino Chocolate Chip Muffins

I’m a quick bread aficionado. I really would live on muffins if they provided enough vitamins and minerals to keep my brain functioning well enough to allow me to make more muffins. So here’s one of my favorite quick bread recipes: cappuccino chocolate chip muffins.
Jalapeño Hummus

Jalapeño Hummus

Owning a pressure cooker has improved my life in so many ways,  not the least of which is that keeping a bottomless container of jalapeño hummus in my fridge is easy peasy. Just set me up with a pile of carrot sticks and we’re in business.
Vegan Zucchini Bread

Vegan Zucchini Bread

A friend of mine from Books Through Bars tipped me off to this delicious recipe back in 2008. Actually, let me rephrase: she taunted me with slice after slice of this zucchini bread on multiple occasions until I broke down and begged for the recipe.
Raw Almond Fig Balls

Raw Almond Fig Balls

Larabar copycat recipes have been all the rage on the blogosphere for some time. Take a blender, throw in some dates and nuts and flavorings, et voilà, you too can sell food that looks like it’s already passed through your digestive system at an outrageously exorbitant price! There’s a reason everyone’s been imitating them, though:...
Vegan Mozzarella Sticks

Vegan Mozzarella Sticks

When Chicago Soy Dairy sent me a complimentary log of their mozzarella Teese, which claims to melt and stretch, I decided to put it to the ultimate test: vegan mozzarella sticks.