Category Archive: Beans/Lentils

Chipotle Chili with Sweet Potatoes & Brussels Sprouts

Chipotle Chili with Sweet Potatoes & Brussels Sprouts

Happy New Year! My first post and recipe share for 2014 is going to warm you up from the inside out. It comes from a new to me cookbook titled Appetite For Reduction by Isa Moskowitz. This dish is one of the best things I have made lately – so packed with amazing flavors and …

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BBQ Lentil Loaf Muffins – Plant Based/Vegan

BBQ Lentil Loaf Muffins

I made these amazing lentil loaf muffins for dinner last night and we wanted to lick the plate clean! Don’t worry mom we didn’t lick our plates – but that’s how you know you have a winning recipe. Since they are baked in a muffin pan you have built in portion control and you don’t …

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Savory Chickpea Flour Pancakes

Savory Chickpea Flour Pancakes

Pancakes don’t rate real high on my food list – but a recipe for a savory pancake caught my interest. This is my kind of pancake! When made into silver dollar sized pancakes I have served these as an appetizer! They can be enjoyed for breakfast or served up for lunch along side a bowl of soup …

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Chipotle Baked Beans – Slow Cooker

Chipotle Baked Beans
Nutmeg Notebook

I had this recipe for slow cooker baked beans in my stack of ” recipes to try” for quite some time and I finally got around to trying it.  The results were amazing! You won’t believe what liquid is used to cook these beans in….  But first I have to share my new kitchen toy! Remember a …

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Spicy Collard and Black Eyed Pea Soup

Spicy Collards & Black Eyed Pea Soup

I have recently discovered how wonderful and tasty black eyed peas are in soup! I had my first delicious black eyed pea soup at a vegan restaurant and it was so tasty I knew I had to start making my own at home. My first attempt at cooking them was in this Southern style dish …

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