Lotus Root & Lemongrass Soba Noodle Soup

Lotus Root & Lemongrass Soba Noodle Soup

Posted by on Apr 23, 2012 in entrées, Japanese, Recipes, soups | No Comments

Today is Earth Day! Well…technically yesterday was…but it was Earth Day when I wrote this. What better way to celebrate than with a dish that’s vibrant and full of delicious vegetables?! I have to admit, I think its kinda perfect that I was also born on Earth Day Sometimes the best way to prepare great ...

Hobo Stephen’s Nightmare

Hobo Stephen’s Nightmare

Posted by on Jan 18, 2011 in American, entrées, Recipes, soups | 2 Comments

When the temperature drops to 15 degrees, all I want to do is curl up on the couch with my dog Izzy (aka The Wiggle Worm) and eat a big bowl of chili. There may be some reality tv involved… But, if you have a delicate constitution (i.e. a pungent butt trumpet) then you may ...

Lemongrass Miso Soup

Lemongrass Miso Soup

Posted by on Dec 31, 2010 in Japanese, Recipes, soups | No Comments

Miso soup has got to be one of my favorite soups of all time. Its packed with protein, vitamins and minerals, and always makes me feel better when I’m sick. You can pack in even more nutritional value by adding some wakame seaweed. Supposedly, research shows that a compound found within this sea vegetable, called ...

Our Lord Seitan

Our Lord Seitan

Posted by on Nov 1, 2010 in American, basics, entrées, Recipes | 2 Comments

Today is World Vegan Day and we’d like to take a moment to honor Our Lord Seitan. This is a basic recipe for homemade seitan, a versatile protein which can be marinated and cooked just like any old slab o’ flesh. There are some vegans who refuse to eat anything resembling meat… well, we ain’t ...