Winter

Homemade Vegan Irish Cream

December 9, 2014 Dairy free

vegan irish cream

A delicious homemade vegan Irish cream for the holidays.

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Rockin’ Raw Salad with Kale, Apple, Radish, Avocado and Ginger Honey Lemon Dressing

May 6, 2014 Dairy free

kale salad with honey-ginger-lemon dressing, radishes, apples, and avocado

Kale salad with gingery honey lemon dressing, apple, avocado, sunflower seeds and spring radishes.

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Celery Root, Granny Smith, Fennel, and Manchego Slaw

May 5, 2014 Gluten free

salad with celery root, apple, fennel, and Manchego cheese

A celery root, fennel, and Granny Smith salad with some extras like parsley, walnuts and golden raisins.

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Salad with Toasted Sunflower Seeds, Avocado, and Cotswold Double Gloucester Cheese

January 23, 2014 All Year

salad with cubed Cotswold cheese, sunflower seeds, avocado, and salad greens

An easy salad making use of my new find, Cotswold Double Gloucester cheese, plus avocados and toasted sunflower seeds.

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Dal-Inspired Red Lentil Soup

January 18, 2014 All Year

dal-inspired red lentil soup

This spicy lentil soup straddles the difference between American lentil soup and Indian dal.

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Winter Reds Salad with Pomegranate Dressing

December 14, 2013 Fall

salad with pomegranate, Fuyu persimmon, pear, greens, and pomegranate dressing

A festive red, green, and orange winter salad with pomegranate seeds and dressing, Fuyu persimmon, red pear, and greens.

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Pear, Hazelnut and Goat Cheese Salad

November 28, 2013 Fall

salad with pear, hazelnut, and Humboldt Fog goat cheese

Green salad with sliced pears, toasted hazelnuts, and goat cheese.

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Butternut Squash Pecan Gratin with Vegan Goat Cheese

February 3, 2013 Dairy free

butternut squash pecan gratin with  vegan goat cheese

A gratin with butternut squash, pecan, and vegan ‘goat cheese.’

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Preparing Chestnuts

December 28, 2012 Fall

carving an X in the chestnut skin with a chestnut knife

How to cook and peel fresh chestnuts.

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Kabocha Coconut Curry

November 10, 2012 Dairy free

kabocha coconut red Thai curry

Kabocha squash (Japanese pumpkin), tofu, and red bell pepper in a Thai red curry coconut milk sauce.

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