Category: Vegan

Thai Salad with Peanut Dressing

Thai Salad with Peanut Dressing

Thai salad with peanut dressing is a hearty and filling salad. The peanut dressing adds amazing flavor and texture.    As far as I know, this isn’t really a Thai salad, it’s more Thai inspired. A few of the Thai restaurants I frequent serve a 

Butternut Squash Coconut Milk Soup

Butternut Squash Coconut Milk Soup

Butternut Squash Coconut Milk Soup is a Thai influenced bowl of comfort. This recipe only has about 10 minutes of active time, and the squash smells amazing while it roasts.    Butternut squash goes perfectly with Thai flavors. The slightly sweet squash stands up wonderfully 

How to Roast Garlic

How to Roast Garlic

How to roast garlic. This super simple recipe yields a creamy caramelized garlic that tastes amazing smeared on bread or tossed with pasta.  This recipe is so simple I hesitate to call it a recipe. However, it has come to my attention that many people 

Oven Dried Tomatoes

Oven Dried Tomatoes

Oven-dried tomatoes taste amazing and are super easy. Drying the tomatoes condenses the flavor and makes them extra delicious.  My garden is producing little tomatoes like crazy, and since I don’t have the wherewithal to eat pounds and pounds of tomatoes a day, I need 

Quick Dill Pickles – Under 15 Minutes!

Quick Dill Pickles – Under 15 Minutes!

Quick dill pickles are zesty and tangy and best of all, crispy! Quick pickling as the name implies is done in about 15 minutes. But time isn’t the only advantage. Because they aren’t pickled long, quick pickled veggies stay nice and crisp.     I’m 

Vodka Thyme Lemonade

Vodka Thyme Lemonade

Vodka Thyme Lemonade cocktail is perfect for a hot summer day. Sweet, tart, and herbal components team up for an elevated refreshment. Techniques for a perfect Vodka Thyme Lemonade   Steep the thyme. If you have the time (get it), steeping the thyme increases the 

Crying Tiger with Tofu (Tiger Cry)

Crying Tiger with Tofu (Tiger Cry)

Crying Tiger with Tofu is a delicious and unique dish. Crispy fried tofu combines with spicy Thai chili Nam Jim, Thai basil, and sticky rice for a delicious and balanced dish. I got the inspiration for this dish from my favorite Thai restaurant in Austin, 

Vegetarian Nam Jim (Thai Dipping Sauce)

Vegetarian Nam Jim (Thai Dipping Sauce)

Vegetarian Nam Jim (Thai Dipping Sauce) recipes can be hard to come by. So much Thai food has fish sauce in it, and dipping sauces are usually no exception. This sauce uses other umami filled flavors so that you won’t feel like it’s missing anything. 

Easy Spicy Peanut Sauce Recipe

Easy Spicy Peanut Sauce Recipe

Spicy peanut sauce is perfect for dipping so many things into. It’s  great for summer rolls and spring rolls, and I also love it for fresh veggie sticks, salad, and satay.   There are a lot of different varieties of peanut sauce, and this one 

BBQ Baked Beans Recipe – Savory!

BBQ Baked Beans Recipe – Savory!

This BBQ Baked Beans Recipe gives you delicious tomato-based beans that are tangy and spicy. They go perfectly with heavier sides like creamed corn and sweet cornbread. Note: These do not taste like the sweet beans the Golden Retriever sells. I actually like those beans,