Category Archives: Lunch

Savory Brunch Crepe

Savory crepes are generally made with non-wheat flours such as buckwheat. I use a nice blend of buckwheat and rice flours for my crepes; then throw in some zucchini, herbs, and sesame seeds. The filling for the crepes is simple … Continue reading

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Veggie Egg Rolls

  These vegan egg rolls are easy to prepare and explode with flavor when eaten. As an added bonus, the sweet and sour sauce is also vegan and ready for dipping in about ten minutes.

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Za’atar Roasted Eggplant

This za’atar-coated eggplant is earthy, spicy, and delicious. What is za’atar, you ask? Za’atar is the Arabic word for thyme and also for a Middle Eastern spice mix.

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Sweet and Spicy Tofu Bowl

This is an easy recipe that explodes with flavor. It takes a little over 30 minutes of prep time but the effort is well worth it. The tofu cubes soak up their initial flavor in a subtle tamari/Sriracha marinade. Then, … Continue reading

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Labor Day Vegetable-Tofu Kabobs

The combination of potatoes, eggplant, bell peppers, and red onion makes this a complete and tasty meal. I like to serve this with coleslaw or a garden-fresh green salad.

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Tempeh Burger

I love tempeh because it is nutritious. Tempeh is not only nutritious: it is versatile. I’ll bet you didn’t know that tempeh barbecues well. I parboil tempeh and then grill it to perfection over medium-high heat. It makes a different … Continue reading

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Eggplant, Halloumi, and Pesto Burger

Halloumi is a slightly springy white cheese from the Mediterranean isle of Cyprus.  It is traditionally made from a mixture of goat and sheep milk. Its texture is similar to that of whole milk mozzarella and has a strong, salty … Continue reading

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