Category: legumes

Vegan Creole Style Red Beans & Rice

New Orleans has a special place in my heart. Meat heavy dishes though? Not so much. I have been cooking up some meatless versions of NOLA food for a while…

Butter Lentil Curry

Today I’ve come to the realization that, while I’ve been blogging for about eight years now, I haven’t yet shared with you my easy lentil curry recipe. I’ve shared lentil…

Stewed Chickpeas with Caramelized Sweet Potato

Yotam Ottolenghi and Sami Tamimi have written some of the most delicious recipes that I have ever tried. The pair have a way of taking whole foods and transforming them…

Green Pea Soup with Roasted Chickpeas

Last week, I posted about Brussels sprouts, the little green vegetables trying to shed their bad reputation. Today, I’ll spotlight another miniature green friend, who often gets tossed under the…

Spice Up Your Life (Spicy Lentil Stew)

So I’ve had this can of chiles that’s been sitting in my pantry since Thanksgiving weekend. “Use us! Use us,” They would chirp every once in a while, while I re-arranged…