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Kung Pao Tempeh

Yes, that’s right. Kung Pao Tempeh. Our meatless take on the Chinese take-out standby, the spicy Kung Pao Chicken, this dish is perfect for those jonesing for a better meat substitute. Tempeh is high in protein and absorbs flavors very … Continue reading

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King Cadwaladr Potato and Leek Soup

The delicious, spicy leek has been a national emblem of Wales as far back as the time of ancient King Cadwaladr, and with good reason, too. This marvelously versatile (though often overlooked) vegetable forms the base of this superb soup … Continue reading

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Homemade Chili-Garlic Oil

Infusing your own cooking oils is one of the quickest and easiest kitchen tasks, and the payoff is enormous. You can use virtually any kind of oil you prefer to cook with, and infuse it with any flavor you can … Continue reading

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Southwest Black Bean Burger with Tomato-Corn Salsa and Guacamole

Burger-envy, begone! Put the days of textured vegetable protein and pressed tofu behind you with a heap of Tex-Mex-inspired goodness. This hearty black bean burger and its piquant accouterments will have you sitting pretty at your next cookout. Black Bean … Continue reading

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Dark & Stormy Date-Bran Muffins

These dark li’l hunks of dense, sweet goodness are the perfect accompaniment for a rainy day. The rich flavour of the molasses plays nicely with a hint of citrus (courtesy of the clementines) and a spicy bite of ginger. Pair … Continue reading

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Pizza-Party Pizza

This rustic pizza represents the culmination of my efforts to woo a certain gentleman with my kitchen know-how: a thin crust spread thick with a spicy white bean mash, topped with smoky oven-roasted cherry tomatoes and fresh spinach and finished … Continue reading

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The Bluffuletta (Roasted Vegetable Sandwich)

Once voted the most delicious sandwich in America, the true muffuletta (named for its unique sesame-topped bun) doesn’t often venture beyond its bayou home of New Orleans. The classic version of this sandwich is anything but vegan-friendly: a practical wall … Continue reading

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