Vegan Fried Chicken

Vegan Fried Chicken

Y’all, put down your mice and step away from the monitor. You have to go make this recipe for vegan fried chicken. Right now. Okay, so maybe wait ’til lunch, or ’til you get home from work, or ’til you’re through selling your body to science for the day. But seriously, this has long been one …

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Delicious Vegan Kebabs

vegan kebab

Impress your “veggie” friends with this mouthwatering starter. The combination of vegetables, gram flour (besan) and bread crumbs makes this dish a great starter or appetizer for a party. Your non-vegetarian friends will ask for a second helping, without a doubt. Make the kebabs of desired shapes, place them on skewers and serve your guests …

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Vegan Calzone from Scratch

Vegan Calzone

Making calzones and/or pizza at home is very easy and is surprisingly inexpensive. If you have not heard of the calzone, it is a folded pizza, that is similar to a giant empanada. When deep fried, it is called a panzerotto, but it is virtually the same as a calzone otherwise. There are a few …

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Vegan Beet Salad

Beet Salad

When we lived together in college, my housemate Tessa loved avocados and beets. At the time, I had a serious aversion to both of these foods, and awaited Tessa’s assigned cooking night with dread. It felt like no matter what dish she cooked for our nightly dinners, she would find a way to squeeze avocados …

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Vegan Sloppy Joes

tvp sloppy joes

How have I never shared my recipe for vegan sloppy joes? My family hails from right down the road from the birthplace of these messy sandwiches, Sioux City, Iowa, so this is a food I grew up eating in massive quantities. Although sloppy joes are pretty ubiquitous and everyone does them a little differently, this recipe yields …

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Vegan Corn Dogs

Vegan Corn Dogs

I’ve lived most of my life in the Northeastern United States, but there are always those moments when I am reminded that I really hail from the Midwest. Case in point: I still can’t get over the fact that there are adults in this country who have never eaten a corn dog. What’s more, many of …

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