Category Archives: cumin

Shredded Barbecue Sandwiches

I created this recipe for Anthony who specifically requested a meatless barbecue sandwich to replace the meaty variety he’s been consuming. It’s rodeo season here in H-town and these Shredded barbecue sandwiches make the perfect meal to help celebrate all … Continue reading

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Authentic Guacamole

I promised my friend, Autumn, that I would post my guacamole recipe. She told me that she doesn’t generally like guacamole but the blend of flavors in this version kept her coming back for more. THE TWIST Creamy and rich, … Continue reading

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Chili

Whoa, it is really, really cold outside. This is a great day for some warming chili! Although this could be garnished with Daiya cheddar shreds, avocado slices or Tofutti sour cream I prefer to eat my bowl of red just … Continue reading

Posted in Beans, canned stewed tomatoes, canned tomato sauce, chipotle chiles, coconut oil, cumin, green bell pepper, liquid smoke - mesquite, meatless grounds, non-alcoholic beer, onions, oregano, pinto beans, red beans, red bell pepper, salsa, Stevia, vegan bacon flavored strips | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Cumin-Crusted Tofu Tacos with Avocado Salsa and Chipotle Cream

This is an easy go-to dinner for any night of the week!  I regularly use coconut oil to sauté because unlike most oils it does not turn to a trans fat when heated to high temperatures and it provides short and … Continue reading

Posted in avocados, Beans, black beans, black pepper, chipotle chiles, cilantro, coconut oil, corn, corn tortillas, cumin, grape tomatoes, lime, Oils and vinegars, paprika, red onions, soy sour cream, spinach, tofu | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Sopa Casa

This recipe is the perfect addition to a meal when you want a little warmth and spice in your bowl.  Thank you Jennifer for the request! THE TWIST The onions in this soup may help to decrease blood lipid levels, … Continue reading

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Hummus

Saturday evening I met Jamie, an engaging and delightful woman. We talked about our lives and our families. We touched on gratitude and faith and eventually we talked about food. Jamie seemed sincerely fascinated by the idea of only eating … Continue reading

Posted in Beans, Cayenne pepper, cilantro, cumin, Fresh Herbs, Fruit, garbanzo beans, garlic, lemon juice, Nuts and Seeds, olive oil, parsley, Spices and Seasonings, tahini, Vegetables | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment