Pakoras (Vegetable stuffed balls)

Ingredients: 1 c. spelt flour 1 lb. potatoes, boiled and peeled 1/2 c. peas, boiled and drained 1/2 t. salt 1 t. cumin seeds* 1/2 t. gingerroot, sliced 1/2 t. green chilies, chopped 1/2 t. mango powder* 1 T. cilantro leaf, chopped 3 T. vegetable oil *Ingredients available at Indian grocery stores. Directions: Add water […]

Tofued Beans and Rice

Ingredients: 7 oz. firm tofu, frozen and thawed 1 c. raw brown rice 2 c. water 1 t. vegetable oil 1/2 t. salt 1 15-oz. can black beans 1/2 c. raw broccoli stems, chopped 1/4 c. salsa (optional) Directions: Freeze tofu overnight, and thaw. Wash brown rice, and put in a medium-size pot. Add water, […]

Fettuccine with Roasted Garlic, Onions and Peppers

Ingredients: 2 bulbs garlic olive oil cooking spray 3 med. onions, cut into wedges 2 lg. red bell peppers, cut into 1/2-inch slices 2 T. olive oil or vegetable oil lemon juice 2 T. finely chopped parsley 1/2 t. salt 8 oz. fettuccine, cooked, warm Directions: Heat oven to 400 deg. F. Cut a scant […]

Peekaboo Pita

Ingredients: 1 whole-wheat pita bread 1/2 c. shredded romaine lettuce 1/2 c. chopped tomato 1/2 c. chopped avocado 1/2 c. canned black beans Directions: Cut pita bread in half. Stuff each half with lettuce, tomato, avocado, and beans. Serves: 2. Nutritional Information: Calories per serving: 200; protein: 8 grams; carbohydrate: 30 grams; fat: 7 grams; […]

Breakfast Frittata

Ingredients: Smashed Potatoes 6-8 red bliss potatoes, boil until tender (add soy milk to moisten) 1/2 t. onion or garlic salt (if desired) Scrambled Tofu 1 lb. tofu (firm, water-packed), rinsed and drained 1 pkg. Mori-Nu tofu, firm or extra firm 1/4 c. brewers yeast flakes 1 1/2 T. McKay’s Chicken-style Seasoning (or other brand) […]

Pineapple Coconut Noodles

Ingredients: You can get all the ingredients for this recipe in the Asian foods section of any well-stocked supermarket or natural foods store. 12 ounces Asian noodles (see note) 1 tablespoon light olive oil 4-6 cloves garlic, minced 1 14.5-ounce can light coconut milk 1 20-ounce can crushed pineapple, lightly drained ½ teaspoon Thai red […]

Eggless Egg Sandwiches

Ingredients: 1 16-oz. pkg. firm tofu, rinsed and mashed 1 1/2 T. Bill’s Best Chik’Nish Seasoning 1/4 c. minced onion 2 T. pickle relish (optional) 1/3 c. soy mayonnaise Directions: Did you know that eating 25 grams of soy protein a day could reduce your risk of coronary heart disease? Here is a recipe that […]

Pitas From the Garden

Ingredients: 1/2 c. cauliflower, chopped 1/2 c. zucchini, finely chopped 1/2 c. cucumber, finely chopped 1/2 c. tomato, finely chopped 1/2 c. mushrooms, thinly sliced 1/2 c. carrots, thinly sliced 1/3 c. lemon juice 1 T. sugar 1 T. vegetable oil 1/4 t. basil 1/8 t. salt 2 6-inch whole-wheat pita bread rounds, cut in […]

Taco/Burrito Filling

Ingredients: 1 c. water 1 c. textured soy protein (TSP) 1 T. vegetable oil 1 t. garlic salt 1 t. onion powder 1 t. oregano, ground 1/2 t. cumin, ground 1 T. ketchup 4 taco shells or tortillas Directions: Boil water in a medium-size saucepan, and add TSP to rehydrate. Mix in oil and seasonings. […]

No-Shortening Biscuits with Baco Chip Gravy

Ingredients: Biscuits 2 c. whole-wheat flour 1 t. Rumford baking powder 1/2 t. salt 1/4 c. canola oil 6 to 8 oz. soy milk Gravy 6 T. cornstarch 3 c. soy milk 1 t. salt 1/4 c. imitation bacon bits Directions: Biscuits Stir the dry ingredients together in a large mixing bowl. Pour in the […]