Chile con Leche / Chile and Milk Stew

One of my favorite food memories revolves around this rustic dish made with everyday staple ingredients.  I remember first trying this stew at a friend’s house, I was not vegan then so I was not worried about turning her food down.  She brought a pot with a stew of green chiles and potatoes cooked in… Continue reading Chile con Leche / Chile and Milk Stew

Enfrijoladas

A very simple sauce that coats corn tortillas and transforms them into something delectable. Enfrijoladas is essentially an enchilada with bean sauce instead of pure chile sauce. Simple recipes require the best ingredients and a home cooked pot of beans is almost essential to this recipe. Garlic and onion are added to the beans as… Continue reading Enfrijoladas

My Favorite Socca Recipe

When I first went vegan, breakfast was one of the meals that I found myself bored with.  Enter chickpea flour, not only was it high enough in protein to replace eggs, but it was delicious!  I learned to make socca/chickpea flour pancake, and it transformed my vegan breakfasts. I began mixing in different veggies, spices,… Continue reading My Favorite Socca Recipe

Matcha Latte Panna Cotta

Next to espresso and chai, matcha holds it’s place as one of my all time favorite coffeehouse drinks.  The first time I tried an icy cold matcha latte, not only was I intrigued by the beautiful color in my cup but the flavor was confusing…did I like it?…sip after sip I tried to convince myself… Continue reading Matcha Latte Panna Cotta

Green Adobo Roasted Chayote Tacos

Take some roasted chayote, put it in a taco and…mmm it’s so good! The adobo verde or green adobo sauce gives it an herby, garlicky and spicy kick.  I am always on the look out for delicious vegan taco ideas and this healthy flavorful recipe does not disappoint.  The cashew cheese I made has a… Continue reading Green Adobo Roasted Chayote Tacos

Salt and Pepper Roasted Cauliflower

Our favorite chinese restaurant serves a dish made of deep-fried pork chops and goes by the name salt and pepper pork chops.  It is finished with a mix of scallions, chiles, garlic and vinegar. It is my husbands favorite…. I love my husband and I want him around for a long time, so I came… Continue reading Salt and Pepper Roasted Cauliflower