This vegan, gluten-free risotto uses miso and peaches to give it a deliciously creamy texture. It makes a great side dish when you’re trying to be inclusive of a diversity of diets.
I was lucky enough to visit Montreal during Fiddlehead Fern season, so my vegetarian hosts and I made them the theme of a gorgeous locally sourced brunch. If you’re lucky enough to have access to fiddleheads, here are two easy ways to enjoy them!
I made these easy vegan Asian-fusion tacos in Fargo. You can throw these together in 15 minutes using a $6 bag of just-add-water meat substitute, and condiments you already have in your fridge.
No fridge required! You can make this pasta dish in 10 minutes using pantry staples – or 20 using a few ingredients from your fridge and freezer. Either way, it’s a fast and easy main dish!
Most purple veggies lose their color, but to my shock and delight purple tomatillos stay beautifully vibrant when cooked! If you see some at your farmer’s market, whip up a batch of this vibrant salsa for your next taco night!
Shakshuka is cheap, it’s easy, and it’s incredibly forgiving. I like to mix it up on the road, teaching broke vegetarians how to make it using their favorite flavors.
My Deadwood, SD host and I threw this easy cobbler together from random ingredients in her pantry plus her favorite sweetener. The Sorghum really makes it sing!
My Minnesota hosts had two teenage daughters who wanted to make something easy and fun, featuring local ingredients, that would impress their friends. They were thrilled when I whipped up this no-churn ice cream.
Snowed in? Fed up with using all the milk and eggs you bought on yet another French Toast breakfast? Try turning those pantry staples into this deceptively decadent depression era cake!
The next time you need an exotic cake that would make HR Geiger’s eyeballs pop, pick up a jar of hibiscus flowers preserved in syrup! The look and flavor are deliciously otherworldly!