Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms

The Best Vegetarian Chili

Roasted Whole Cauliflower

Vegetarian Delight

Stuffed Delicata Squash

Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms

Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms

Portobello mushrooms have a great meaty texture and this dish is oh so satisfying, especially on a chilly evening. As you can see from the photos below, I used a cuisinart food processor to make the prep work quick and easy, but if you don't have one of these, you can hand chop the onion, garlic, mushrooms and spinach in just a few minutes using a 10" or 12" chef's knife. Either way, it'll be delicious. For the…GO TO RECIPE …

The Best Vegetarian Chili

The Best Vegetarian Chili

2 T. olive oil 1 onion, diced 3 large garlic cloves, minced 1/2 t. paprika 1+ T, chili powder 1 T. cumin 1/2 t. kosher salt 1/2 t. ground black pepper 1-2 cups red and yellow bell peppers, diced (i used 12 baby peppers) 1-2 cups celery, diced (I used 5 stalks) 1 serrano chili pepper, seeded and minced (optional) 2 14 1/2 oz. can diced tomatoes (or 2 cups fresh tomatoes, diced) 4 14 1/2 oz. cans chili beans (or one each of pinto, black, red…GO TO RECIPE …

Roasted Whole Cauliflower

Roasted Whole Cauliflower

1 head cauliflower 1 1/4 cups 0% or 2% fagegreek yogurt 1 tablespoon olive oil 2 tablespoons lemon juice 3 cloves garlic, pressed 1 tablespoon ground cumin seeds 1 tablespoon chili powder 1/2 teaspoon turmeric 1/2 teaspoon sea salt 1 teaspoon ground black pepper 1/2 cup cooked quinoa (optional)* Preheat oven to 400. Trim the stem and green leaves from the cauliflower. Combine all remaining ingredients in a medium bowl and stir well to blend. Dip the cauliflower head…GO TO RECIPE …

Vegetarian Delight

Vegetarian Delight

Ok, I know this is a hokey recipe name but it truly comes from the heart. This dish, used as the stuffing in my Stuffed Delicata Squash and as a bed for my Roasted Whole Cauliflower, is pure yumminess—vegetarian eating at it’s best! Packed with nutrition and great flavor, it is the perfect accompaniment to any fall or winter meal. Warm and satisfying. Here I added some leftover roasted cauliflower and butternut squash as it was being served…GO TO RECIPE …

Stuffed Delicata Squash

Stuffed Delicata Squash

This is my newest vegetarian recipe…just in time for the Thanksgiving season and perfect for a Meatless Monday night dinner.  Great as an entree or a side, this dish combines the flavors and colors of autumn—orange delicata squash, pepitas, quinoa and kale plus additional gifts from nature’s bounty—to create a feast for the eyes as well as a treat for the taste buds. Preparation will take a little over an hour from start to finish, and though it…GO TO RECIPE …