Ingredient: olive oil

chickpea spinach gigle pasta
Easter, Italian Cuisine, Lunch & Dinner, Pasta & Noodles, Stove Top Dishes

Chickpea Spinach Gigli Pasta with Za’atar

Chickpea spinach gigli pasta with za’atar is a flavorful, lovely dish. Gigli means “lilies” in Italian, and this pasta is very pretty, wavy and swirled like little flowers. Its shape also helps it to hold sauces or herbs. If you can find a vegetable gigli pasta, you can also get the gorgeous red and green […]

Brunch, Fall & Winter Holidays, Father's Day, Fewer Than 6 Ingredients, French Cuisine, Lunch & Dinner, One Pot Dishes, Oven Dishes, Vegetables

Roasted Potatoes Forestière

If you like basil, you will love roasted potatoes forestière. I love basil, so this recipe has always been one of my favorites. With only four main ingredients, it’s easy to make. But the rich flavors of the garlic and basil give deeper “umami” to the potatoes and mushrooms. And your house will smell so […]

kitchen basics homemade vegetable broth
Kitchen Basics, Savory Sauces & Dressings, Soups, Vegetables

Kitchen Basics: Homemade Vegetable Broth

Making homemade vegetable broth is so easy. If you use it often or have room in your freezer to store it, you should try making it yourself. Homemade broth is less expensive and also has less salt in it. You can control the ingredients and the density of the broth, too. The vegetables used to […]

pesto tomato trottole pasta
Entrees, Italian Cuisine, Lunch & Dinner, One Pot Dishes, Pasta & Noodles, Sides, Stove Top Dishes

Pesto Tomato Trottole

A simple dish, pesto tomato trottole is full of flavor, thanks to the pesto. I absolutely love basil, as I think most people do, so adding pesto truly makes a dish for me. I’m also a fan of plain pasta, just with a little salt, vegan butter, or nutritional yeast added. This recipe uses only […]

broccoli cauliflower cheeze soup
Entrees, Father's Day, Gluten Free Option, Lunch & Dinner, One Pot Dishes, Soups, Stove Top Dishes, Vegetables

Broccoli Cauliflower Cheeze Soup

Broccoli cauliflower cheeze soup is a hearty and healthy veggie soup the whole family will love. A nice base of plant based milk, flour and nutritional yeast give it a creamy, cheesy flavor. This soup will become one of your favorites! I never tire of soups. They’re healthy, they have great variety, and they’re good […]

Entrees, Irish Cuisine, Lunch & Dinner, Vegetables

Simple Veggie Shepherd’s Pie

At my house, we truly love this simple veggie shepherd’s pie. Made with a gravy full of onion, carrot, peas and mushrooms, its flavor is just right. Dried thyme and onion powder spice up the vegetable broth. Top it all off with garlicky mashed potatoes, give it a quick bake, and you are ready to […]