Ingredient: vegetable oil

Gluten Free, Lunch & Dinner, One Pot Dishes, Sides, Southern US Cuisine, Stove Top Dishes, Vegetables

Southern Butter Bean Succotash

Butter beans and lima beans are the same bean! I couldn’t find canned lima beans, only because they were labeled as butter beans. In the southern U.S. and in the U.K., people often refer to them as butter beans. There is no butter in the beans, it’s just a name. The word “succotash” originates from […]

Cajun Cuisine, Gluten Free, Lunch & Dinner, One Pot Dishes, Sides, Southern US Cuisine, Stove Top Dishes, Summer Holidays, Vegetables

New Orleans Maque Choux

A favorite southern side dish, New Orleans maque choux is comfort food you’ll want to make year round. The recipe name is pronounced “mock shoe,” and the name is thought to be a French interpretation of a Native American name for the dish. This favorite Cajun dish is perfect for celebrating Mardi Gras. This year, […]

chocolate mini bundt cakes
Birthdays, Desserts, Fall & Winter Holidays, Father's Day, Oven Dishes

Death by Chocolate Mini Bundt Cakes

I like calling these “Death by Chocolate Mini Bundt Cakes” because they are *killer*: little (maybe not little enough) mini bundt cakes of chocolate cake, loaded with chocolate chips and topped with a rich, thick chocolate glaze. Keep the almond milk handy! You’ll need it. You can find the recipe for the chocolate frosting/glaze here. […]

indian samosa pie
Entrees, Indian Cuisine, Lunch & Dinner, Oven Dishes, Savory Tarts & Pies, Vegetables

Indian Samosa Pie

If you love Indian samosa filling, you will appreciate this yummy Indian samosa pie. While Indian samosas are the most widely known and loved in the United States, many people don’t realize that samosas come to us from a broad family of cuisines, including recipes from Africa and China, with origins in medieval times or […]

homemade vegan naan
Breads, Indian Cuisine, One Pot Dishes, Stove Top Dishes

Homemade Vegan Naan

I had never tried making homemade vegan naan before I found this recipe on Connoisseurus Veg. This week, I made Vegan Potato Curry and wanted a nice bread to go along with it. After a fail with a not-so-hot onion roll recipe, I wanted to try something different. I love making this naan! The recipe […]