Savory Sauces & Dressings

easy homemade ketchup
Condiments, Gluten Free, Kitchen Basics, Savory Sauces & Dressings, Stove Top Dishes, Summer Holidays

Kitchen Basics: Easy Homemade Ketchup

This easy homemade ketchup is so full of flavor – I don’t think I’ll ever use store bought ketchup again! And you can make this ketchup just the way you like it. Making it at home, you control the levels of sweetness and saltiness. After you’ve made it once or twice, you can see how […]

sun dried tomato pesto
Appetizers, Condiments, Fewer Than 6 Ingredients, Gluten Free Option, Italian Cuisine, Pasta & Noodles, Pizzas, Savory Sauces & Dressings

Sun Dried Tomato Pesto

Sun dried tomato pesto is such a great addition to pasta and appetizers. The zesty zing of the tomatoes, along with the garlic and fresh basil, makes a little flavor party in your mouth. I recently used this pesto in an appetizer recipe for Sun Dried Tomato Asparagus Appetizers, along with a vegan parmesan recipe. […]

favorite vegan cheese sauce
Gluten Free Option, Lunch & Dinner, One Pot Dishes, Pasta & Noodles, Savory Sauces & Dressings

Favorite Vegan Cheese Sauce

My favorite vegan cheese sauce is easy, cheesy and made in the blender! Cannellini beans thicken this tasty sauce, while vegan cheese shreds, nutritional yeast and garlic powder bring on the flavor. In five minutes, you can have hot vegan cheese sauce, ready to pour over pasta, rice, or cooked veggies. It will work great […]

another favorite vegan cheese sauce
Gluten Free Option, Lunch & Dinner, Mexican Cuisine, Oil Free Recipes, Pasta & Noodles, Savory Sauces & Dressings, Stove Top Dishes, Vegetables

Another Favorite Vegan Cheese Sauce

Yes, this is another favorite vegan cheese sauce – can we have too many? I cooked vegan recipes for a year before trying any cheese sauces. Once I did, though, I was hooked. I now have a favorite cheeze sauce, cheesy sauce (whatever you want to call it!) for pasta, rice and for vegetables. I […]

vegan brown gravy
Fall & Winter Holidays, Father's Day, French Cuisine, Lunch & Dinner, One Pot Dishes, Savory Sauces & Dressings, Sides, Stove Top Dishes

Vegan Brown Gravy

This recipe for very delicious vegan brown gravy looks a little complicated at first, but it really is easy to make! It’s like making any other gravy, with just a few additional steps for sauteing some mushrooms and onions. Worth every step! While making this tasty gravy, your house will smell like the holidays, with […]

homemade ranch dressing
Condiments, Savory Sauces & Dressings, Spice Mixes

Homemade Ranch Dressing Mix for Sandwiches & Salads

There are many variations of this homemade ranch dressing mix on the interwebs, but this is a tried and true recipe I’ve had for a long time. I’m not sure where it came from, but both Mr. Key Lime and I really like the flavors. I use this mix to make a vegan ranch dressing […]