Keyword: almonds

chocolate almond walnut clusters
Birthdays, Desserts, Fall & Winter Holidays, Fewer Than 6 Ingredients, Gluten Free, Valentine's Day

Chocolate Almond Walnut Clusters

This week, I was able to make a veganized version of chocolate almond walnut clusters and they’re so good! We think they’re as good as my old non-vegan peanut cluster recipe. I’ve always made chocolate peanut clusters as Christmas gifts for family and friends. I was almost able to veganize them this past Christmas, but […]

vegan parmesan
Condiments, Fewer Than 6 Ingredients, Gluten Free Option, Italian Cuisine, Kitchen Basics, Pasta & Noodles, Pizzas

Kitchen Basics: Three Variations on Vegan Parmesan

I love having cheezy vegan parmesan to sprinkle on pasta, pizza and veggies. It just adds that little bit of “oomph” to a dish. And since it’s made with nuts and nutritional yeast, it actually adds nutrients to your meal! I made vegan parmesan for the first time this week – I’m so glad I […]

Birthdays, Breakfast, Desserts, Easter, Fall & Winter Holidays, Fruit, German Cuisine, Mother's Day

Classic German Apple Cake with Almonds

I’m so glad I made this classic German apple cake with almonds, a.k.a. Apfelkuchen mit Mandeln. It makes a nice pastry for breakfast, or a lovely dessert cake with coffee. The cake is dense, so it can be sliced in small wedges when serving guests. The vanilla cake has additional flavoring from lemon zest, adding […]

maple banana cinnanut vegan ice cream
Birthdays, Desserts, Fewer Than 6 Ingredients, Gluten Free Option, Ice Cream Maker, Oil Free Recipes, Summer Holidays

Maple Banana Cinnanut Vegan Ice Cream

For my first ice cream recipe to develop, I have to say, this Maple Banana Cinnanut Vegan Ice Cream is delicious! Maple syrup, bananas, almonds, walnuts and cinnamon combine to make a very “pecans & pralines” flavored ice cream. And it’s vegan, of course! We popped our leftover ice cream into the freezer and then […]