New Zealand is the new kid (translation: new world) on the wine block and is winning fan favorites all over the world with their two main varietals: Pinot Noir and Sauvignon Blanc. The Home of Lord of the Rings has a leg up on their international competition due to their location in the Southern Hemisphere … Continue reading New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc
Ingredients 1 cup washed green lentils ½ sweet onion, chopped 1-2 Tablespoons Penzey’s Hot Curry Powder 2 cups vegetable broth 2 minced garlic cloves ½ cup chopped carrots 1 tablespoon olive oil Directions Heat olive oil in a 1-2 quart pan. Add the chopped onion, garlic and carrots to the oil and … Continue reading Curried Lentils
Herrell Italian Christmas Eve Dinner 2013 Appetizer Creamy Cashew Pesto topped Crostini with Roasted Tomatoes and Fresh Basil Italian White Bean Puree Crostini Spumante “Selim”, De Concilis Campania, Italy Entrée Sweet Corn Arancini & Savory Mushroom Arancini on top of a bed of Mixed Greens Stulhmuller … Continue reading Herrell Italian Christmas Eve Dinner 2013
Yep, believe it or not, it is a Vegan Fettucini Alfredo… and it is delicious!! I even tested it out on my non-Vegan eating friends and they LOVED it!!! Ingredients 12 oz. uncooked Fettuccine noodles 2 cups peas 4 cups chopped baby bella mushrooms 1 tablespoon olive oil ½ teaspoon salt 10 basil leaves, julienned … Continue reading Fettuccine Alfredo
This is my absolute favorite vegan dessert!!! The “secret” ingredient that makes it takes amazing is the ground all spice. Oh, yum! yum! Vegan Carrot Cake Ingredients: 2-1/4 cups all purpose flour 2 teaspoon baking soda 2 teaspoon cinnamon 1 teaspoon allspice, ground ½ teaspoon nutmeg 1 teaspoon baking powder 1 teaspoon salt ¾ cup … Continue reading My birthday cake! (Vegan Carrot Cake)
In March 2010, I travelled down to Buenos Aires, Argentina — the meat capital of the world — and became a vegan. I went down there to visit these two crazy characters (aka my sister in law, Kimmy, and brother, RyGuy) …not to be converted to a plant-based diet. I had always thought that Vegans … Continue reading The day I found… Vegan.