Blueberry Walnut Russian Toast

BLUEBERRY WALNUT RUSSIAN TOAST Dairy free cream cheese mixed with a smoky dried berry walnut crumble and fresh blueberries. Served atop fresh toasted Russian black bread! Makes 2 cups spread 8 oz. container Tofutti Better Than Cream Cheese 2 T. creamy dijon mustard 1/4 t. pink Himalayan salt 1/4 c. light brown sugar 1/2 pt. … Continue reading Blueberry Walnut Russian Toast

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Hot Artichoke Antipasto Dip

HOT ARTICHOKE ANTIPASTO DIP Today we're offering a heated dip, either broiled or microwaved, of marinated artichoke, sun-dried tomato, Kalamata olive, garlic and oregano in a dairy free cream cheese by Tofutti. Served with a gluten-free smokehouse almond NUT-THIN cracker! Makes approx. 1-3/4 cup 8 oz. container Tofutti Better Than Cream Cheese, plain, at room … Continue reading Hot Artichoke Antipasto Dip

AFC SCOTTISH PLAID DIP

AFC SCOTTISH PLAID DIP When there's not one thread or color that dominates the fabric we call it a plaid! The Animal-Free Chef feels free to extend that designation to food. There's no one flavor that dominates the dip. Enjoy this Scottish plaid! Makes 5 cups 15.5 oz. dark red kidney beans plus liquid from … Continue reading AFC SCOTTISH PLAID DIP

AFC ASIAN CIDER GRAVY

AFC ASIAN CIDER GRAVY Gravy doesn't get much better than this! Sweet, tart, smoky, salty with a little heat. Perfection is on the menu tonight! Makes 4 cups 3 c. apple cider 2 t. garlic powder 1 t. onion powder 1 t. ginger powder 1 t. ground coriander 1/2 c. soy sauce - I used … Continue reading AFC ASIAN CIDER GRAVY

Asian American Fried Rice And Cider Gravy

ASIAN AMERICAN FRIED RICE AND CIDER GRAVY Cider gravy - who would think? Soy sauce with vegan cream cheese? You betcha. How could such unlikely ingredients show up in the same dish to make such a grand entrance while looking and tasting so good doing it? Because 'you know who' dared to try something new! … Continue reading Asian American Fried Rice And Cider Gravy

Collard Green, Olive And Caper Spread

COLLARD GREEN, OLIVE AND CAPER SPREAD Tired of the same old spinach dips and spreads? Want something new, something different, that tastes like it came out of a Five Star Kitchen? You came to the right place - the only place! Makes 2-2/3 cups 14 oz. pkg. froz. PictSweet Chopped Collard Greens - cook in … Continue reading Collard Green, Olive And Caper Spread

Apple Celery Slaw

APPLE CELERY SLAW A festive, yet simple coleslaw that can stand up to any Main Dish event! Happy Holiday! Makes approx. 9 cups 2 lg. red apples, washed, cored and cut into approx. 1/2 inch cubes 1 t. turmeric 1 c. diced celery - cut stalks from end to end into 3rds, then crosswise into … Continue reading Apple Celery Slaw

Jasmine Rice Lasagna

JASMINE RICE LASAGNA Smoky Jasmine rice layered with a veggie cheese filling, veggie hamburg and onion, fresh blanched broccoli buds and a smoky citrus and garlic tomato sauce! Baked till steamy hot and bubbly! Serves 9-12 Tomato sauce ingredients: 2 T. extra virgin olive oil 1 c. peeled, diced onion - 1/2 inch squares 8 … Continue reading Jasmine Rice Lasagna

AFC Horseradish Sweet Potato Spread

AFC HORSERADISH SWEET POTATO SPREAD When you have AFC Coral Horseradish Sauce on hand, this is a great appetizer to make with it. Pretty to look at, ultra creamy and perfectly balanced flavors. This can also be used as a sandwich spread for your veggie or burger sandwiches. Makes about 1-1/2 cups 1 soft-baked sweet potato, chilled overnight, … Continue reading AFC Horseradish Sweet Potato Spread

BAKED VEG CHEESE AND VEAL CANNELLONI

BAKED VEG CHEESE AND VEAL CANNELLONI We use the other white plant meat for this fine American-Italian casserole. Veg veal! I think I've had veal once or twice aside from a luncheon sandwich meat called veal loaf back in the long ago days. I recall it not having much flavor - not the loaf that … Continue reading BAKED VEG CHEESE AND VEAL CANNELLONI

SHARON’S MANICOTTI

SHARON'S MANICOTTI This has been a long time in the planning and waiting stages - mainly to get the filling right absent any animal products. It's a success I waited three decades to achieve. Makes 11 stuffed pasta and 5-1/4 cups sauce Preheat oven to 350 degree for 15 minutes before baking manicotti Filling: 12.3 … Continue reading SHARON’S MANICOTTI

ROASTED GARLIC SPINACH PESTO

ROASTED GARLIC SPINACH PESTO This is the best of alfredo and pesto. Lots of flavor, and creamy texture throughout. Tastes good at room temperature. You're going to love this one! Pesto makes  4 cups; pasta dish serves 8-10 2 c. walnut halves 1/2 c. roasted garlic cloves (I used Christopher Ranch brand) 1 t. sea … Continue reading ROASTED GARLIC SPINACH PESTO

TOFUTTI BREAKFAST SCRAMBLE

TOFUTTI BREAKFAST SCRAMBLE Ready for a great brunch dish? This is it. Tofu scramble made creamy with Tofutti Better Than Cream Cheese. Sautéed peppers, onion, celery and bean sprouts mixed with tofu seasoned with curry, fennel and smoked paprika. Champagne anyone? Oh, and garnished with a bunch of fresh cilantro and served with fresh streamed … Continue reading TOFUTTI BREAKFAST SCRAMBLE

EGGPLANT TOMATO CREAM SPREAD

  EGGPLANT TOMATO CREAM  SPREAD Looks rustic, tastes elegant, feels luxurious! Makes 2 cups 4 T. extra virgin olive oil 4 garlic cloves, peeled and finely chopped 1 med. eggplant (a little more than 1 lb.), unpeeled, cut into 3/8 inch cubes (no larger) salt and black pepper to taste 4 fresh Italian (Roma) tomatoes, seeded and … Continue reading EGGPLANT TOMATO CREAM SPREAD

CREAMY ORANGE STRING BEANS

CREAMY ORANGE STRING BEANS Your guests will be talking about these delicious green beans and wanting the recipe. The recipe is so simple that you won't have to write it down - just tell them how to do it! Orange marmalade, a little vegetable broth, salt and cilantro mixed with Tofutti Better Than Cream Cheese. … Continue reading CREAMY ORANGE STRING BEANS

AFC WESTERN OMELET CHEESEBURGER

AFC WESTERN OMELET CHEESEBURGER A versatile burger batter for many dishes. A great mix. Chewy, soft, creamy, a little crunch. It's all there! You won't believe it. A western omelet is made of egg, ham, onion and green pepper. I also add cheese. All animal-free of course! I know, it makes you happy! Makes 8 … Continue reading AFC WESTERN OMELET CHEESEBURGER

WHITE BALSAMIC BASIL SAUCE

WHITE BALSAMIC BASIL SAUCE A special sauce for savory or sweet dishes! Served cold! Makes 2-1/3 cup dressing 1/4 c. fresh lemon squeeze 1/4 c. White Balsamic Glaze 1/2 c. Tofutti Better Than Cream Cheese 12 oz. container Tofutti Better Than Sour Cream 1/4 t. sea salt 12 lg. fresh basil leaves, coarsely cut In … Continue reading WHITE BALSAMIC BASIL SAUCE

THE BIG GAME DIP

THE BIG GAME DIP This is a big dip for a big day. It makes a lot so you won't run out. Bold and subtle flavors - crunchy, meaty and smooth textures - make this a perfect party dip for all tastes! Makes 3-1/2 cups 12.3 oz. Silken-type extra firm tofu, rinsed 1 t. salt … Continue reading THE BIG GAME DIP

SMOKY PAPRIKA TOFU SUBS

SMOKY PAPRIKA TOFU SUBS Super firm sprouted tofu coated with a smoky paprika dry rub, then baked in extra virgin olive oil. Served on a broiled sub roll with a dry rub and horseradish dairy-free cream cheese spread, fresh spinach and tomato! Makes 4 Preheat oven to 400 degrees 12 oz. pkg. super firm Tofu … Continue reading SMOKY PAPRIKA TOFU SUBS

EXTRA VIRGIN OLIVE OIL MAYONNAISE

EXTRA VIRGIN OLIVE OIL MAYONNAISE Silken-type tofu processed with extra virgin olive oil, vinegar and spices to create a smooth, flavorful veggie mayo! Use as is, or add a few extra ingredients to make it Supreme! Either way, it's delicious and will suit all of your mayo needs - especially if you live in an … Continue reading EXTRA VIRGIN OLIVE OIL MAYONNAISE

LEMON CREME PIE

LEMON CREME PIE Lots of lemon flavor in this dreamy light Tofutti Better Than Sour Cream lemon pie. Topped with soy whipped cream and lemon zest! Serves 6-12 depending on serving size Preheat oven to 425 degrees Pie crust: 1-1/3 c. flour 2 T. sugar 1/2 t. salt 6 T. stick margarine, cold, cut into … Continue reading LEMON CREME PIE

COCONUT ORANGE CREME CHOCOLATE CAKE

COCONUT ORANGE CREME CHOCOLATE CAKE Tofutti Better Than Sour Cream and Cold-Pressed Pumpkin Seed Oil create a perfect texture in this chocolate cake. The  finely ground cocoa beans is an added bonus! Filled and iced with coconut orange creme! Serves 12 or more Preheat oven to 350 degrees Cake: 16 oz. can applesauce 1/4 c. … Continue reading COCONUT ORANGE CREME CHOCOLATE CAKE

PEANUT BUTTER PUMPKIN PUDDING

PEANUT BUTTER PUMPKIN PUDDING Made with Tofutti Better Than Cream Cheese, creamy peanut butter, pumpkin, almond coconut milk and spice.  Topped with coffee flavored soy whipped cream and a cinnamon dash. Tastes like peanut butter pumpkin cream pie absent the crust. Except for the soy whipped cream, this recipe is gluten-free. Makes 6-1/2 cups Pudding: … Continue reading PEANUT BUTTER PUMPKIN PUDDING

GLUTEN-FREE SAFFRON SUN-DRIED TOMATO DIP

GLUTEN-FREE SAFFRON SUN-DRIED TOMATO DIP Sun-dried tomatoes, celery, raw onion and garlic, fresh lime, orange zest and saffron. Mixed with Tofutti Better Than Sour Cream. Garnished with celery leaves and paprika. Served with potato chips! Makes 2 cups 3 oz. (dry wt.) sun-dried tomatoes - cover with water, bring to boil, remove from heat and … Continue reading GLUTEN-FREE SAFFRON SUN-DRIED TOMATO DIP

COCKTAIL HORS D’OEUVRE SANDWICHES

 COCKTAIL HORS D’OEUVRE SANDWICHES A quick, easy, delicious, satisfying hors d’oeuvre sandwich. Made with Tofutti Better Than Cream Cheese, veggie salami, scallion and garlic. Spread on rye cocktail bread, cut into triangles! Makes  a little more than 1-½ cups spread, enough for 1 sleeve of cocktail bread 5 oz. pkg. Veggie Deli Salami, processed in … Continue reading COCKTAIL HORS D’OEUVRE SANDWICHES

GRILLED PEANUT BUTTER AND TOFUTTI CREAM CHEESE SANDWICH

GRILLED PEANUT BUTTER AND TOFUTTI CREAM CHEESE SANDWICH Fresh Russian black bread spread with country-style Dijon mustard, peanut butter and Tofutti Better Than Cream Cheese. Layered with sweet roasted peppers, bread & butter pickles and sweet onion. Grilled in cracked pepper and olive oil. Served with an olive stick and kettle potato chips. Makes 1 … Continue reading GRILLED PEANUT BUTTER AND TOFUTTI CREAM CHEESE SANDWICH

GLUTEN-FREE VEGGIE ‘SMOKED SALMON’ SPREAD

GLUTEN-FREE VEGGIE ‘SMOKED SALMON’ SPREAD Made with Tofutti Better Than Cream Cheese, Greek olives, sun-dried tomatoes, soy bacon bits, capers, roasted peppers and horseradish. Yes, it takes and textures like smoked salmon! Makes 1-1/4 cups 3 lg. sun-dried tomatoes soaked in hot water till soft and pliable, blotted with paper towel to remove excess moisture, … Continue reading GLUTEN-FREE VEGGIE ‘SMOKED SALMON’ SPREAD

TAPENADE MOUSSE

TAPENADE MOUSSE Kalamata olives, fresh garlic and onion processed till mealy, then combined with dairy-free cream cheese till smooth and mousse-like. Served with a 'cutting board' whole grain bread cut into chunks! Rustic and elegant - a perfect match! Makes 2 cups 2 c. pitted Kalamata olives 3-5 fresh garlic cloves 1/4 c. coarsely cut … Continue reading TAPENADE MOUSSE

ZUCCHINI LASAGNA

 ZUCCHINI LASAGNA No need for noodles in this lasagna! Lots of zucchini though. Pan-fried planks substitute for the noodles, and as if that weren't enough -  4 cups grated zucchini go into the sauce. Gentle Italian flavors permeate the custard-like texture of the Tofutti cheese in this once in a life-time experience of walk on … Continue reading ZUCCHINI LASAGNA

FRESH FRUIT SHORTCAKE

FRESH FRUIT SHORTCAKE Fresh strawberries, blueberries and nectarines mixed with fresh mint and Silk Dairy-Free fruit yogurts. Spooned over toasted potato bread rounds or English muffin. Topped with soy sour cream and powdered sugar! Makes 9 cups fruit mixture 1 qt. fresh, ripe strawberries, hulled and sliced 1 pt. fresh blueberries  6 fresh, ripe nectarines, … Continue reading FRESH FRUIT SHORTCAKE

MUSHROOM AND SPINACH QUESADILLAS

MUSHROOM AND SPINACH QUESADILLAS Sauteed mushroom and spinach folded in flour tortillas. Spread with a soy cream cheese and orange marmalade topping, then broiled till bubbly and golden. Served with romaine lettuce tossed with the same topping, as garnish!  2 large or 4 small servings 4 oz. soy cream cheese, plain (I used Tofutti brand) 3 … Continue reading MUSHROOM AND SPINACH QUESADILLAS

RED RADISH COLESLAW

RED RADISH COLESLAW Shredded green cabbage and red radish tossed with green scallion, then coated with a creamy coconut, orange, lemon dressing! Makes 8 cups coleslaw Dressing: Makes 3 cups 15 oz. can Cream Of Coconut by Goya 1/3 c. orange marmalade (I used Smucker's brand) 2.9 oz. pkg. Jello Cook & Serve Pudding & … Continue reading RED RADISH COLESLAW

COCONUT ORANGE LEMON DRESSING FOR COLESLAW

COCONUT ORANGE LEMON DRESSING FOR COLESLAW This is a cooked, and then chilled, dressing using Jello pudding & pie filling for the lemon flavor and thickening. The sweet comes from cream of coconut and orange marmalade. The sour from champagne vinegar. Really special!  Makes 3 cups 15 oz. can Cream Of Coconut by Goya 1/3 … Continue reading COCONUT ORANGE LEMON DRESSING FOR COLESLAW

BROCCOLI IN COCONUT ORANGE LEMON SAUCE

BROCCOLI IN COCONUT ORANGE LEMON SAUCE Fresh steamed broccoli cuts tossed with a creamy coconut orange lemon sauce! Serves 4 Sauce: makes 3 cups (reserve leftover sauce for other use) 15 oz. can Cream Of Coconut by Goya 1/3 c. orange marmalade (I used Smucker's brand) 2.9 oz. pkg. Jello Cook & Serve Pudding & … Continue reading BROCCOLI IN COCONUT ORANGE LEMON SAUCE

MAPLE BALSAMIC PINEAPPLE BEAN SALAD

MAPLE BALSAMIC PINEAPPLE BEAN SALAD Black, butter and red kidney beans with green pepper, onion, matchstick carrots and pineapple marinated in a creamy Maple Balsamic and coconut dressing! Exquisite! Makes 14 cups 15 oz. can black beans, drained and rinsed well to remove all foam 2, 16 oz. cans butter beans, drained and rinsed well … Continue reading MAPLE BALSAMIC PINEAPPLE BEAN SALAD

ANIMAL-FREE TARTAR SAUCE

 ANIMAL-FREE TARTAR SAUCE A quick, delicious tartar sauce made with soy sour cream, spicy brown mustard and dill pickle relish! Use on veggie sandwiches and veggie and soy chicken burgers! Makes 1-1/4 cups 1 c. soy sour cream (I used Tofutti brand) 1-2 T. spicy brown mustard 2 T. dill pickle relish 2 t. light … Continue reading ANIMAL-FREE TARTAR SAUCE

SPINACH MUSHROOM AVOCADO SALAD

SPINACH MUSHROOM AVOCADO SALAD  Made with roasted pepper and onion. Drizzled with a creamy, sweet and smoky, Balsamic vinegar and Tofutti Better Than Sour Cream dressing! Quick, easy, elegant! Makes 4 main dish salads or 6 side salads 6 oz. bag fresh baby spinach 8 oz. fresh white mushrooms, sliced 1/2 jar red roasted peppers, … Continue reading SPINACH MUSHROOM AVOCADO SALAD

BAKED BEAN BEER SOUP for restaurants

BAKED BEAN BEER SOUP  Canned brown sugar baked beans combined with sauteed pineapple, onion and mushrooms. Flavored with beer, white wine and sage.  Made creamy with a Tofutti Better Than Cream Cheese and fresh orange blend!  Makes 19 cups 1/4 c. extra virgin olive oil 5-6 sm. yellow onions; cut ends off, peel, cut from top … Continue reading BAKED BEAN BEER SOUP for restaurants

SAFFRON ROASTED PEPPER CREAM SAUCE

SAFFRON ROASTED PEPPER CREAM SAUCE with sauteed mushroom, onion, and tarragon. Served over saffron and white truffle oil instant mashed potatoes! Easy and elegant! Out of this world delicious! Makes 6 cups sauce and 8 servings mashed potatoes Sauce: 3 T. extra virgin olive oil 7.5 oz. (DR. wt. 4.5 oz.) jar sliced mushrooms; drain … Continue reading SAFFRON ROASTED PEPPER CREAM SAUCE

EGG-FREE HOLLANDAISE SAUCE

EGG-FREE HOLLANDAISE SAUCE A creamy lemon soy cream cheese sauce seasoned with tarragon. Serve over animal-free eggs Benedict or steamed vegetables. Tastes better than the egg-based sauce!  Makes a little more than 1 cup 1/2 c. soy cream cheese (I used Tofutti brand) 2 T. juice of fresh lemon 1/4 t. turmeric tiny dash red … Continue reading EGG-FREE HOLLANDAISE SAUCE