DIVIf you have a small family or are looking for better-portioned vegan meals (that don’t force you to eat chili for a week straight!), Vegan Slow Cooking for Two or Just for You is the perfect resource for you. Featuring recipes geared specifically for use with a 1.5- to 2-quart slow cooker, you’ll find endless meal ideas that you can make with minimal effort and maximum taste. Just prep a few items the night before or morning of, and come home to a hot meal—or side, or dessert—the moment you walk in the door!/divDIV /divDIVThe little slow cooker is so easy to use that it makes cooking everyday a snap, so you can have a healthy variety of foods at a fraction of the cost of eating out. Inside, you’ll find a whole new world of food to fall in love with, from breakfast-y Pumpkin Polenta to comforting White Bean Quinoa Gumbo to luscious Blueberry Lemon Cake. You’ll be amazed at what your little slow cooker can do!/divDIV /div
Provides nutritious vegan slow-cooker recipes that require a minimum of hands-on time, explaining how to prepare ingredients quickly the night before and assemble them in the cooker the following morning, offering such options as Pumpkin Pie Oatmeal, Chili Relleno Casserole and Mushroom Lasagna with Garlic-Tofu Sauce. Original.
Author: Robin Robertson
Publisher: Harvard Common Press
Release Date: 2003-12
Introduces a delicious array of two hundred recipes for vegetarian dishes that can be prepared using the slow cooker, organized into sections on soups, stews, appetizers, beans, vegetables, condiments, breakfasts, desserts, and beverages and including such meals as Bell Peppers Stuffed with Couscous and Lentils, Boston Brown Bread, and Chocolate Fantasy Fondue. Simultaneous.
DIV Garbanzo. Cannellini. Fava. Calypso. Edamame. Adzuki. It’s true: beans have the coolest names ever. But besides that, they’re also one of nature’s most perfect foods. Packed with protein, nutrients, and flavor, you might even call them a vegan’s #1 best friend (don’t worry, we won’t tell the trail mix, veggies, or French fries!). But with so much versatility and variety, where does one begin? Right inside these very pages, that’s where. In The Great Vegan Bean Book, author Kathy Hester primes you on everything you need to know about the best way to cook—and eat!—every bean you’ve ever seen (and a few you probably haven’t). From soaking times, to cooking times, to what to purée, to what to sauté, you’ll be dancing delicious circles around those legumes in no time. Not only that, but you’ll also get to try your hand—or is it your mouth?—at some of the tastiest, most innovative bean recipes in this lentil-filled land. From beanalicious burritos, to pretty-pea curry, to legume-laced blondies, you’ll be partying protein-style, every meal of the day! /div
More than two hundred creative, low-fat recipes for smaller households include such favorites as glazed pork chops, fried green tomatoes, country gravy, strawberry shortcake, and creamy chocolate pudding
Two People, One Appliance, No Freezer Full of Leftovers Twosomes who share a kitchen--but not the desire to spend all day in it--face a quandary: buy cheap but unhealthy takeout or sink time into preparing whole foods meals that they're likely to end up eating for days and days. With this cookbook, a third option is now on the table--er, countertop: good-for-you slow cooker meals that save hours and are portioned precisely for duos. Think slow cookers are only for soups and stews? Let Linda Larsen, master of the slow cooker, introduce you to the best of the best slow cooker recipes for all kinds of meals, from tender meats to seasoned vegetables to breakfasts, and more. In addition, you'll find: * 10 must-know do's and don'ts of slow cooking * A guide to the meats that are best for slow cooking * Tips for converting a stove-top recipe to the slow cooker * The reasons why heavy-duty aluminum foil is a slow cooker's best friend * Recipes for 3- or 3½-quart slow cookers that include prep and cook times; nutritional information; and labels that highlight gluten-free, soy-free, nut-free, vegetarian or vegan meals Now go ride that tandem bike and let your slow cooker take care of dinner. Recipes include: Bone Broth, Chicken Stew with Gnocchi, Cuban Pork and Black Beans, Mussels with Tomato Curry, Mexican Lasagna, Chocolate-Cherry Lava Cake, and more!
Quick and Tasty Plant-Based Recipes That the Whole Family Will Enjoy Bestselling author Kathy Hester hits the bulls-eye with a brand new cookbook to solve a big vegan dilemma: how to make vegan food that is fast, easy and lip-smackingly delicious. The Easy Vegan Cookbook, packed with 80 recipes, is a must-have cookbook for vegans with ?families, busy schedules, limited budgets and hearty appetites for healthy food that simply tastes good. With recipes like Creamy Broccoli and Potato Casserole and Veggie "Pot Pie" Pasta, readers will have a stockpile of quick recipes that they can count on to be delicious. Additionally, many of the recipes are gluten-free, soy-free and oil-free, for those who have other dietary restrictions or preferences. This cookbook includes chapters such as Make-Ahead Staples and Speedy Stir-Fries, as well as recipes such as Inside-Out Stuffed Pepper Stew, Creamy Cauliflower Pesto Pasta and "Vegged-Out" Chili. No longer will weeknight meal planning be a source of stress. With The Easy Vegan Cookbook, vegans everywhere can enjoy easy, fast and family-friendly recipes for amazing food.
"...cooks of all tastes and skill levels will appreciate Hester’s inventive and approachable collection." - Publishers Weekly Quick and Easy Plant-Based Meals for Your Instant Pot® With this must-have vegan guide, bestselling author Kathy Hester shows you how easy it is to pressure cook, steam, sauté and slow cook with your Instant Pot®. Cook an entire meal at the same time with Kathy’s layered entrees and sides, try a one-pot meal or prepare beans and lentils in half the time. With recipes like Herbed French Lentils with Beets and Pink Rice, Creamy Mushroom Curry with Brown Basmati Rice Pilaf, Southern- Style Pinto Beans, Whole-Grain Cornbread, Smoky Pecan Brussels Sprouts and Tres Leches-Inspired Dessert Tamales, maintaining a vegan lifestyle has never been easier or tastier. Kathy also shows you how to save time and money by making your own homemade condiments like No-Effort Soy Yogurt, Fresh Tomato Marinara Sauce and Not-Raw Almond Milk. Make delicious vegan meals the easy way with the press of a button.
Introduces an array of recipes for vegetarian dishes that can be prepared using the slow cooker, organized into sections on soups, stews, appetizers, beans, vegetables, condiments, breakfasts, desserts, and beverages.
Author: Mendocino Press
Publisher: Callisto Media Inc.
Release Date: 2014-03-06
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER Create easy and delicious meals for two with Slow Cooking for Two. If you’re short on time, few in numbers, and craving the comfort of a home-cooked meal, Slow Cooking for Two is here to save the day. Slow Cooking for Two offers 101 easy recipes meant for just two people, including soups, stews, casseroles, desserts, and more. Slow Cooking for Two will save you time and money with simple and delicious meals that are flavorful without requiring hours of preparation. Slow Cooking for Two will give you all the tools you need to start enjoying slow cooking for two people, with: 101 easy slow cooker recipes specifically designed for 1½ and 2-quart slow cookers Comforting Slow Cooking for Two recipes, including Minestrone Soup, Beef Bourguignon, Chicken Pot Pie, Mac and Cheese, and Turtle Brownies Easy one-pot meals, including Short Ribs with Polenta and Meat Loaf with Potatoes Practical techniques for slow cooking for two, including shopping lists, and food preparation and storage tips Slow Cooking for Two will make it easy for you (and one more!) to enjoy delicious and hassle-free meals.
Now a busy two-person household can enjoy easy-to-assemble, low-maintenance, effortless meals from this cookbook with chapters including everything from soups to desserts and even a special chapter on Double Dinners--two different meals cooked in the same slow cooker at the same time! Enjoy the reward of tasty, easy recipes that cook unattended.--From publisher description.
OATrageous Oatmeals is a Simply Incredible Collection of Amazing Oatmeal Recipes Say goodbye to boring oats and bland mix-ins because bestselling author Kathy Hester shows you delicious and exciting new takes on everyone's favorite health food with Banana Oatmeal Cookie Pancakes, Hummingbird Cake Oatmeal, Chai-Spiced Oat Shakes and Blackberry Mojito Overnight Refrigerator Oats. And she doesn't stop there. Savory recipes like Mushroom Sun-Dried Tomato Steel-Cut Oat Risotto, Oats-bury Steaks, Not-from-a-Box Mac and Oat Chez—even a healthy vegan sausage crumble made from steel-cut oats and spices—will wow oatmeal fans with new and nutritious dishes to try. Save money by making your own staples like oat milk and oat yogurt. With breakfast, lunch, dinner and even drink and dessert recipes taken to the next level of wholesomeness and flavor, these OATrageous dishes will dazzle your whole family and are the perfect heart-healthy gift for every oatmeal lover out there.
130 Slow Cooker Recipes to Help You Get a Quick Start on Clean Eating Whether you're looking to slim down, gain energy, save money, or just feel healthier--there are numerous benefits to following a clean eating lifestyle. And despite what you might think, beginning a clean eating diet can be easy and hassle-free...with the help of your trusty slow cooker! If there's one thing that slow cooking expert Linda Larsen knows about (other than slow cooking, that is) it's clean eating. A lifelong lover of all things sugary and sweet, Linda never expected that she would one day make the transition to clean eating. And she certainly didn't expect that clean eating would not only be deliciously satisfying, but surprisingly easy as well. In The Clean Eating Slow Cooker, Linda combines her two great loves and shares with you how simple it is to cook clean, whole-food meals at home. With The Clean Eating Slow Cooker you'll enjoy: 130 clean eating recipes that take no more than 20 minutes to prepare and include complete nutrition info An easy-to-follow 3-week meal plan for weeknight clean eating dinners A comprehensive guide to clean eating specifically for slow cookers, including the best ways to preserve nutrients and the best clean ingredients for slow cooking Modified recipe callouts that offer compatibility with nut-free, vegan, vegetarian, and gluten-free diets Clean eating doesn't have to mean stress in the kitchen and expensive grocery bills. With The Clean Eating Slow Cooker you'll discover just how easy and affordable it can be to start eating cleaner and living healthier today.
Get more out of your veggies, wallet, and time in the kitchen with The Super Easy Vegan Slow Cooker Cookbook. When it comes to ease and convenience in the kitchen, the slow cooker is a must-have appliance. Now the slow cooker is becoming synonymous with healthy eating as well, offering benefits that increase nutrition while also decreasing cook time and stress. By using a slow cooker for both full meals and basic staples, cooking instructor and founder of the popular food blog, Plant Based on a Budget, Toni Okamoto creates simple, healthy meals that are packed full of flavor and nutrients. In The Super Easy Vegan Slow Cooker Cookbook Toni shows you how to get your money's worth when making vegan meals at home. The easy-to-follow recipes in The Super Easy Vegan Slow Cooker Cookbook make it simple to enjoy healthy vegan meals that you'll love to eat--without the fuss of using multiple pots and pans. With The Super Easy Vegan Slow Cooker Cookbook you will: Stock up on vegan slow cooking staples like beans and lentils Enjoy more than 100 healthy, flavorful plant-based meals Create complete meals with just 15 minutes of active prep time Choose from a range of variations on classic vegan dishes--as well as recommendations for super-simple salads to be served alongside Find out how The Super Easy Vegan Slow Cooker Cookbook will save you time and money while serving up wholesome, tantalizing dishes such as: Spicy Ethiopian Lentil Stew, Corn Salad with Creamy Avocado Lime Dressing, Curried Ginger Butternut Squash Soup, Grilled Romaine Hearts with Miso Dressing, and much more.