No Bake Choco Coco Peanut Protein Cookies

This recipe, adapted from Minimalist Baker, really could not be easier! They are delicious, simple to make, very rich, and even give you some protein! Ingredients 1/2 cup maple syrup 5 Tbsp oat or other non-dairy milk 6 Tbsp coconut oil  6 Tbsp unsweetened cocoa powder  2 1/2 cups oats  2/3 cup peanut butter 1 tsp vanilla extract 1/2 tsp sea salt 1 cup mini vegan chocolate chips  1 cup shredded coconut  1/2 cup vegan protein powder 1/4 cup turbinado sugar   Instructions Line a baking sheet with parchment paper. Place maple syrup, oat milk, coconut oil, cocoa powder, and vanilla in a medium saucepan and bring to a low boil over medium … Continue reading

Ful Mudammas – Vegetarian/Vegan Recipe

A Middle Eastern recipe featuring fava beans! Ingredients 2 cups dried fava beans (preferably blanched and pre-peeled)6 cups water4 TBSP + of olive oil½ onion, diced2 cloves garlic, minced 2 tsp cumin½ tsp turmeric½ lemon, juicedsalt and pepper to tastetomato, diced (optional)black olives, pitted (optional)sliced boiled eggs, sliced or fried egg (optional if not vegan)breads, pita, cucumber slices etc. for serving Process Bring fava beans and water to pressure and cook 40 minutes if using pressure cooker. If not using pressure cooker, on stove top, cook until beans begin to fall apart and are soft. Set aside. If the beans … Continue reading

Vegan Banana Bread

This is a recipe adapted from Isa Chandra Moskowitz, author of many wonderful vegan cookbooks. You should check them out! I altered it for my taste, but it’s more or less her recipe. Banana BreadMakes 1 loaf Ingredients1/2 cup brown sugar1/2 cup white sugar1/2 cup vegan margarine, at room temp3 very ripe bananas, mashed well2 cups flour1/2 teaspoon baking soda1/4 cup soy milk, mixed with 1 teaspoon apple cider vinegar1.5 teaspoon vanilla1 teaspoon cinnamon1/4 teaspoon nutmeg1/4 cup chopped pecans or walnuts if desired1/4 cup raisins if desired1/2 teaspoon salt Directions
Preheat oven to 350 F. Spray a 8×4 bread pan with … Continue reading