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April 2011

Apr 16th

Recipes » Potato Chickpea Enchiladas


For the filling:

-1 lb white or yellow skinned waxy potatoes

-2 Tbsp olive oil

-4 cloves garlic, minced

-1 jalapeño or serrano chili, roasted and finely chopped

-1/2 large onion

-2 tsp oregano

-1 tsp ground cumin

-1 cup vegetable broth

-1 can chickpeas, well rinse and coarsely chopped

-s & p to taste

-12 corn tortillas


Green Tomatillo Sauce

Makes 4 cups sauce

Gluten/soy free

-1 lb tomatillos, husks removed and washed

-2 cloves garlic, chopped

-2 jalapeno, serrano or other green chilies, washed, sliced in half and seeded 

-1 medium onion, chopped

-1/2 cup cilantro leaves, lightly packed

-1 tsp dried oregano 

-2 tblsp peanut oil

-1 1/2 cups well-seasoned vegetable broth

-2 tsp sugar 

-1/2 tsp salt 

Cashew Crema

makes about 1 1/2 cups of sauce for a baked topping

Gluten Free

-12 oz soft silken tofu

-1/2 cup cashew nuts

-2 Tbsp lime juice

-1 Tbsp olive or peanut oil

-2 tsp cornstarch

-1 clove garlic, grated

-1 tsp salt


Tags: potato chickpea enchilada, latin food, vegan latina, terry hope romero

Apr 15th

Episodes » Ep. 63: Vegan Latina!

I'm so excited to unveil our collaboration with Terry Romero, The Vegan Latina! Terry is the author of many amazing Vegan cookbooks including Viva Vegan and Veganomicon!






Tags: the vegan latina, Terry Hope Romero, Viva Vegan, enchiladas, potatoes, chick peas

Apr 1st

Episodes » Ep. 62: Greek Style Casserole

Enjoy this recipe inspired by a friend of the famous Hilde (you know who you are, wink wink!) 



Tags: greek food, feta cheese, greek casserole
Recipes » Greek Style Casserole


-1 1/2 cup orzo

-4 cloves garlic, minced

-8 oz loose leaf spinach

-1/4 cup chicken broth

-1.5 lb ground chicken (or beef, lamb, turkey, etc)

-1 28 oz can diced tomatoes

-1 Tbsp lemon juice

-1/2 tsp dried oregano

-2 bay leaves

-1 cup crumbled feta cheese 

-1/2 cup parmesan cheese


Tags: greek style casserole, ground chicken, feta cheese, orzo
Episodes » Ep. 61: Veal Meatballs

Veal Meatballs!


Tags: veal, meatballs,
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