1-2 cloves garlic
A lil Soy sauce & maple syrup
Place the Beens in boiling water for 5 min.
Sauté shallots and crushed garlic in some olive oil till soft and add the boiled Beens.
Drizzle soya sauce, a little maple syrup salt and pepper to taste.
Place asparagus and cut Brussel sprouts on a baking dish, drizzle with olive oil, add salt & pepper to taste and roast on 350 for 10 min. Add to Been mixture- serve and enjoy!
Inspired by Yotam Ottolenghi
2-3 small eggplants sliced length ways
1/4 cup olive oil
1 tsp za'tar
Salt & pepper
1/2 cup coconut milk canned (Refrigerate and use the thick part )
1 tbsp olive oil
1 small garlic clove crushed
Juice half lemon
Slice eggplants in slices brush with olive oil salt pepper and thyme sticks and roast in oven for approx 15-20 min uncovered.
Spread Coconut mixture on top of roasted eggplant. Sprinkle with za'tar, pomogranet seeds and more thyme branches If desired.
3 dozen baby portabella mushrooms/regular
3-4 cups fresh spinach /10 oz frozen spinach
1 large onion
2 garlic cloves minced
1 red pepper chopped small (approx 1/4 cup)
2 tbsp fresh basil/dill chopped small
1/2 cup grated Parmesan cheese/mozzarella cheese
Salt & pepper to taste
Sesame seeds to garnish (optional)
Remove mushroom stems and set the caps aside. Chop stems finely.
Heat a little olive oil in a pan. Sauté onion till soft. Add garlic, chopped mushroom stems, red pepper and sauté 5 min longer. Add spinach, the spices, and cheese. Mix well. Fill mushroom caps and sprinkle with sesame seeds of desired. Place on baking sheet and bake uncovered at 350 for approx 15 min.
*you can add 1 cup of breadcrumbs of your choice as an added option however I've made these both ways and they are just as delicious without!
RED CABBAGE, FENNEL & CAULIFLOWER
Slice any or all of these veggies in thick slices drizzle with olive oil salt & pepper to taste, paprika & thyme.
Bake uncovered for 10-15 min till soft & slightly crispy edges.
chop 1 cauliflower small like rice.
Chop 1 onion small and sauté in a little olive oil
add 1 crushed garlic
chopped zuccini and broccoli till slightly soft. I've also made this with chopped kale or sliced mushrooms- all yum!
add chopped cauliflower and sauté just a few more minutes.
drizzle with sesame oil and soya sauce
salt and pepper to taste.
ROASTED VEGGIES 2 WAYS
1- Sweet mint potatoes:
Slice sweet potatoes and drizzle with olive oil, chopped fresh mint & parsley salt and pepper to taste. Bake at 350 till soft & slightly crispy.
2- Kale chips 'n beets:
chopped kale with cooked/roasted sliced beets. Massage with a little olive oil, salt and pepper to taste.
Bake at 350 till kale and beets are slightly crispy.
1 small onion chopped
1 garlic clove crushed
1 red pepper chopped
1 box port mushrooms/regular chopped
Corn kernels (I used 1/2 frozen bag)
Black beens (1/2 can)
Handful chopped chives
Salt & pepper to taste
Sauté onion and garlic in a little olive oil. Add chopped red pepper and port mushrooms. Add quinoa and cook in half vegetable broth, half water. When almost cooked add frozen corn kernels and black beens. Add salt and pepper to taste. Once all cooked add some chopped chives.
QUINOA STUFFED ACORN SQUASH
Slice acorn squash in circles remove seeds, drizzle with extra virgin olive oil, salt and pepper to taste. Bake at 350 for 10-15 min till soft.
Cook 1 cup Quinoa.
Sauté 1 chopped onion
1 box mushrooms sliced
1 bag baby spinach.
Add salt, pepper some honey and soya sauce to taste. Place in holes of acorn squash. Sprinkle with pomegranate seeds.
BROCCOLI RICE AND TOFU
broccoli and kale
Cut up tofu pieces and drizzle with soya sauce. Fry in a little olive oil till golden, a few minutes on each side. Add broccoli rice to the tofu (I bought from Trader Joe's) or cut up a bunch in small pieces, add some cut up kale. Drizzle with a little sesame oil, honey salt and pepper to taste. Let it sauté a few minutes longer. Enjoy!
TRICOLORED VEGGIE SPAGHETTI
Sauté 1 small onion in a little bit of olive oil
Add sliced portobello mushrooms
Add 1 handful of heirloom tomatoes sliced in half
2 minced garlic cloves
Fresh basil chopped
1 bag spiraled carrots
1 bag spiraled butternut squash
1 bag spiraled zucchini
Salt and pepper to taste
Serve and enjoy!
* you can buy veggies ready spiralized or spiralize at home
BROWN RICE WITH PINEAPPLE AND ASPARAGUS
with a little olive oil salt & pepper.
Cook : sauté 1 small onion in olive oil till soft, add brown rice and cook in half vegetable broth, half water. Salt & pepper to taste.
Layer rice or Farro or grilled chicken pieces would be great too and then roasted asparagus dish.