Awesome Vegan Chow Mein with Veges & Tofu

Comfort food at its best. When life calls for noodles, this is the recipe you need! This makes a huge serving for one, plenty for two or nibbles for three. ♥ Awesome Vegan Chow Mein with Veges & Tofu Ingredients: 3 tbsp rice bran oil (or canola, sunflower etc) 1/2 brown onion, sliced 1 clove…

Multitasking Stovetop Stewed Lentils & Tomatoes

Image via Ffffound   It used to be hard for me to get excited about lentils. I mean, lentils, c’mon. Little did I know that I was missing out on a range of nutritional powerhouses that, in their wild versatility, are capable of some truly wonderful (and delicious) feats. I love the little hint of…

Single Serve Vermicelli, Carrot & Mint Salad with Sesame-Soy Dressing

Image via Ffffound   The first time I tried bean vermicelli was at my primary school in Blenheim, when we were treated to a traditional island chop suey during class one summer’s day. Food: a win, since forever. I remember loving the texture of the skinny, translucent noodles; my experiences with vermicelli from then on…

The Whatever Vegan Pita with Tropical Citrus Tofu

Art via Ffffound |   This Pita is a meal in your hands and is so easy to prepare. The Tropical Citrus Tofu – my 8th marinade experiment and the 4th that has been a worthy of publishing on Kitchen Rebellion; gotta keep at it! – bakes up super tangy-flavourful and is a perfect filing…

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…

Chinese Takeout Vegan Chow Mein (+ recipe for Chow Mein Tofu Marinade)

Art via Ffffound |   A weeknight quickie for y’all – this comes together superfast once the tofu has finished marinading. This awesome marinated tofu and vegetable chow mein satisfies my cravings for greasy boxes of chinese food, without the belly full of oil and MSG that often results from phoning in an order! Soba…

Badass Chickpeas & Carrots with Roasted Asparagus

Via Ffffound   This is my latest fast and tasty legume creation, complemented by juicy roasted asparagus. To round out an awesome meal, add a handful of green leaves dolloped with tangy homemade tofu mayo. Chickpeas are one of the most versatile foods around, and undeniably one of the healthiest, being packed with protein, iron,…

Vegan Pie Adventure #2 – The Lentils Of Glory Pie

Via Black and WTF @ Tumblr   Viola! Here is some more proof that kick-ass pies don’t need to involve lashings of butter or chunks of animal. This latest take involves perfect wedges of golden pastry stuffed with spicy-sweet lentils, tomatoes and diced fresh vegetables. Delicious.   Lentils Of Glory Pie Ingredients: Pie crust: 1…

Carrot Lemon Lentil Patties

Via Ffffound The following are a veganized, slightly jazzed up version of these patties. We feasted on these at home last night. YUUUUUM. They’re delicious with roast potatoes, a big green salad topped with toasted seeds and drizzled with balsamic dressing. You could make some winning vegan hamburgers with them aswell – that’s what we’re…