Fingerling Potato Salad with Spring Onions and Apple Cider-Dijon Vinaigrette

Fingerling Potato Salad with Spring Onions and Apple Cider-Dijon Vinaigrette

Posted by on May 17, 2012 in American, appetizers, dressings, Recipes | No Comments

Last week was the first day of the Bellevue, WA farmers market, and man oh man…best day of the year! I love springtime. I found lots of great produce, but was particularly happy about some fingerling potatoes, spring onions, dill and apple cider balsamic vinegar. Ingredients for a delicious potato salad! I’ve never really been ...

Cumin-Lime Tofu and Kale Salad with Avocado, Blueberries, Shredded Beets and Spicy Pepitas

Cumin-Lime Tofu and Kale Salad with Avocado, Blueberries, Shredded Beets and Spicy Pepitas

Considering that my last post was a ridiculously decadent carrot cake, I thought, perhaps a little salad is in order? Upon moving to Bellevue I discovered that blueberries are the fruit of choice among farmers in my area. Awesome! I love fresh blueberries and even better, I’ll be able to frequent u-pick farms during the ...

Roasted Red Pepper Coulis

Roasted Red Pepper Coulis

Posted by on Jan 4, 2011 in dressings, Recipes | No Comments

What is a coulis, you may ask? Well…its a type of thick sauce made from puréed vegetables and fruits. I had the best red pepper coulis EVER at a local restaurant here in Champaign called Bacaro. Its not a vegan restaurant, but the chef used to be vegan, so he is kind enough to prepare ...

Lemon-Horseradish Cream

Lemon-Horseradish Cream

Posted by on Nov 27, 2010 in dressings, Recipes | No Comments

Photo by Jenni Kotting I loves me some horseradish!!! I think I acquired a taste for it from my dad. This sauce pairs well with mashed potatoes, roasted veggies, grilled seitan, etc, etc, etc. Makes for a tasty dip too. I prefer to use fresh horseradish root, but prepared horseradish will do just fine. Ingredients: ...