Chilled Out Chilli-Lime Tofu & Lemon-Garlic Green Beans

Image via Scotch & Jazz at Dusk @ Tumblr.   Mix and match is where it’s at. Use these two tasty recipes as the base of a meal or whip ’em up separately to add some protein-y goodness or green-hued superpowers to your food fix. The Chilli-Lime Tofu is tangy, moreish and so full of…

Asparagus, Snow Pea & Green Bean Three-Way

Image via Cute Boys With Cats (I love you, internet)   This is a quick and easy way to get more soul-firing greens into your life. A trio of green goodness, made moreish with a simple combination of garlic, lemon and soy sauce, with the subtle flavour of peanut oil bringing it all together. Peanut…

Black Forest Super Smoothie

Image via Ffffound |   Confession time: this is a green smoothie. If you’ve never experienced the magic, you’ll probably be raising an eyebrow right now. Fair enough. I had never put green leaves in a smoothie before this and to be honest I was skeptical as hell. This is a green smoothie for green smoothie…

Three-Way Chickpea Carrot Salad with Fresh Lemon-Herb Dressing

Image via Ffffound |   I offer this belly-rubbing recipe in lieu of the promised post about eating vegan in provincial New Zealand, which was abandoned when I realised that eating vegan well in the provinces involves exactly the same thing as eating vegan well in any NZ city: prepare to do it yourself and…

Wholefoods 101: How Not To Burn Your Garlic

Photography via Ffffound |   How Not To Burn Your Garlic Garlic cooked well is amazing, mouthwatering stuff, but burnt garlic is a total ruiner. In an instant something intensely fragrant and delicious can turn into crispy little beige pieces of disappointment. Argh! Not cool. The culprit is oil that is too hot. If you…

Beginning Your Kitchen Rebellion: 12 Tips For New Vegan Cooks

Image via Yo-Sef Alda @ Tumblr   It can be overwhelming trying to figure out how to get a good thing goin’ in the kitchen, but it really is tantalizingly possible for you to become a vegan culinary maverick, one delicious homecooked meal at a time. Start simple, think fresh, eat clean. Boom! Here are…

Cannelloni with Basil-Tofu Ricotta and F*ck Yeah Garlic Tomato Pasta Sauce

Via Internally Erased @ Tumblr   Perhaps it is a subconscious result of all the Sopranos being watched in my household, but I am giving Italian cuisine some serious love lately! Basil-Tofu Ricotta is heaven-sent for dairy free lovers of Italian food. The recipe is adapted from Isa & Terry‘s Veganomicon, though it first appeared…

5 Minute Maple Cider Green Salad

By Lola Dupre   This salad was our yummy-green-leaves-thing tonight, and it rocked hard. I served it on the side of a winning Lentil-Stuffed Roasted Red Capsicum and Whatever Pasta & Thick Garlic-Tomato Sauce combo. The vinaigrette is bold and tangy with a hint of sweetness. It might just be my favourite salad dressing creation…