Category Archives: Vegetarian

Cranberry Liqueur

Contains:  Alcohol, added sugar.  Is:  Vegetarian, vegan.   I made this one up without reference to any other adult beverages out there.  Just seemed right to me. This would be suitable for the adults at Thanksgiving, while recovering from all … Continue reading

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Potato, Mushroom & Onion Casserole (with Cream and Parmesan Cheese)

Contains:  Dairy, nightshades.  Is:  Vegetarian, gluten-free.   A recipe from The City Tavern Cookbook:  Recipes from the Birthplace of American Cuisine, by Walter Staib.   This one is on page 218.  Part of the CookingBites Cookbook Game, #6.  Which is … Continue reading

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Toasted Quinoa with Sweet Potato and Peppers

Contains:  Nightshades, pseudo-grains.  Is:  Vegetarian, vegan, plant-derived, gluten-free. One of the several upcoming recipes I’m pulling off of Food.com (previously Recipezaar.com), where I was active before I discovered blogging was much easier than following a nailed-down format for posting recipes … Continue reading

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Greek Spinach Rice: Spanakorizo

Contains:  Dairy in form of butter.  Is:  Vegetarian. Recipe source:  Michael Psilaktis’s book, How to Roast a Lamb: New Greek Classic Cooking.  Page 167. I used my rice cooker for this.  I had no reason (other than recipe reduction) to … Continue reading

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Vegetarian Avocado Omelet

Contains:  Eggs, dairy, potentially nightshade.  Is:  Vegetarian, potentially Paleo / Whole30 if cheese is omitted.  As you may recall, I made guacamole two weeks ago, and shortly  prior I posted a review of a restaurant that I featured as my … Continue reading

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Steamed Soft Tofu with Swiss Chard & Sauce

Contains:  Soy, legumes.  Is:  Vegetarian, vegan, gluten-free, quick and easy.   This what happened to the other half of my tofu from Friday’s recipe. I had the Swiss chard from a farmer’s market hanging around in my fridge, begging to be … Continue reading

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A Miso Soup: Mushrooms, Tofu, Bok Choy, Wine and Herbs

Contains:  Soy, legumes, nightshades.  Is:  Vegetarian, vegan, gluten-free.   This idea just sounded relaxing, and the only things I bought when the idea occurred to me were the mushrooms (regular white button ones).  Seeing the mushrooms, and knowing what was … Continue reading

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