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Super Simple & Delicious Stir Fry Sauce

This is my go-to sauce recipe for stir fries – one of my favourite weekday meals that is simple to make and doesn’t require lots of different ingredients. Ingredients:  1/2 cup vegetable stock 1/2 cup tamari or gluten free soy sauce 1 tbsp agave nectar 2 tsp sesame oil 2 tsp rice vinegar 1 tbsp… Continue reading Super Simple & Delicious Stir Fry Sauce

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Tempura – GF & Vegan

Dining at sushi restaurants can be a daring endeavor for someone with Celiac disease.  The risk for cross contamination is high with all of the fried foods and other wheat products on the menu, such as soy sauce (although gluten free versions do exist, I haven’t found them offered at my local sushi restaurants).  So… Continue reading Tempura – GF & Vegan

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Baked Mashed Potatoes with Avocado Aioli – GF & Vegan

These little potato cuties are a great side dish for any meal.  Baking the potatoes gives a nice crispy texture and the avocado aioli adds a whole new level of flavour to this side dish. Ingredients: 6 medium sized Yukon gold potatoes, peeled 1 1/2 tsp salt, divided 3 cloves garlic minced and divided 2… Continue reading Baked Mashed Potatoes with Avocado Aioli – GF & Vegan

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Easy Peasy Fried Rice – GF & Vegan

This fried rice recipe is very simple and a great option for one of those nights where it’s a struggle to get a dinner on the table.   I love fried rice and with a few modifications, you can easily make it gluten-free and vegan. Ingredients: 1 cup uncooked brown rice 2 1/4 cups water 2… Continue reading Easy Peasy Fried Rice – GF & Vegan

Dinners · Recipes · Soup · vegan

Spicy Thai Butternut Squash Soup

I am a little obsessed with using Thai red curry paste in pretty much any dish possible (besides desserts, maybe).  The intense flavour and spice of this ingredient complements many dishes – stir fries, curries, stews and soups – a perfect ingredient for your winter dinners!  While the brand I normally use contains fish sauce… Continue reading Spicy Thai Butternut Squash Soup

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Roasted Garlic Cauliflower Soup – Vegan & GF

Cooler days call for more soup!  This roasted garlic cauliflower soup is both vegan and gluten free and is a great one to have on hand for lunches during the week. Ingredients: 3 heads garlic (I love to use Bower Farm organic garlic whenever possible) 1 head of cauliflower, cut into florets 3 1/2 cups… Continue reading Roasted Garlic Cauliflower Soup – Vegan & GF

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Teriyaki Chickpea ‘Meat’balls

I know, I know, meatballs should not be made vegan and if you do, they should not have any mention of ‘meat’ in the name.  But these are too good not to share!  I have tried various ingredients to replace the meat in a meatball but chickpeas are my favourite so far.  Give them a… Continue reading Teriyaki Chickpea ‘Meat’balls