Potato Salad For Two

POTATO SALAD FOR TWO Bake up a bunch of potatoes, refrigerate, then make individual potato salads as you want them. This way, the dressing and ingredients don't get watered down and old-tasting. It's fresh each time. Thick Lime Cream Sauce is perfect for a mayonnaise substitute. Use your leftover pickle juices to thin the sauce … Continue reading Potato Salad For Two



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


SMOKY LAZY PIEROGI Lazy, crazy good! Not your tradtional lazy pierogi - sauteed onion, pepper and mushroom plus spinach, in addition to the traditional sauerkraut, take this lazy dish over the top! Then tick it up one more time with McCormick's Bac'n Pieces and I'm no longer in hog heaven - I'm in animal-free culinary … Continue reading SMOKY LAZY PIEROGI


POPEYE SOUP Popeye The Spinach Man never had it this good! Spinach, mushrooms, sweet onion, peppers and stewed tomatoes in a savory broth with Goldbaum's Gluten Free All Natural Brown Rice Pasta Shells. WOW! Makes 25 cups 17 c. water 2 lbs. fresh spinach 1 T. garlic powder 1 T. ground coriander 1 T. onion … Continue reading POPEYE SOUP


PINEAPPLE BEAN SALSA SOUP - or dip This is my gazpacho - upticked all the way to the moon and back. The longer it marinates, the more subtle the flavors. Some like the old, some like the new! Serve as a cold appetizer soup or a dip with tortilla chips! Makes 9 cups 16 oz. … Continue reading PINEAPPLE BEAN SALSA SOUP – or dip


MAPLE MUSTARD MAYO SALAD DRESSING A deliciously simple, creamy dressing for green salads! Makes 3/4 cup 1/3 c. Just Mayo - plain (or any other veg mayo) 2 T. Grade A maple syrup 2 T. prepared yellow mustard 2 T. white Balsamic vinegar 2 T. prepared yellow mustard 1 t. dried tarragon garlic powder to … Continue reading MAPLE MUSTARD MAYO SALAD DRESSING


  VEGGIE FLATBREAD ROLL UPS Flatout flatbread spread with a green peppercorn and caper aioli. Topped with steamed fresh green beans, asparagus and spinach. Sprinkled with smoked paprika, then rolled up and pan-fried till browned and crisped. A perfect veggie roll up! Makes as many as you want Make the aioli first: GREEN PEPPERCORN AND … Continue reading VEGGIE FLATBREAD ROLL UPS


MUSHROOM ASPARAGUS SALAD OF ROMAINE Sauteed Portobello mushroom with roasted pepper and garlic, steamed fresh asparagus layered with romaine lettuce, sweet onion and red grapes. Drizzled with a Red Russian Creme Fraiche salad dressing!  Serves 4 3/4 lb. fresh asparagus; discard bottom 3rd of stalks, then steam till tender - set aside 3 T. extra … Continue reading MUSHROOM ASPARAGUS SALAD OF ROMAINE


3 NUT SAUCE Cashews, walnuts and almonds processed with coconut milk, extra virgin olive and Champagne and Balsamic vinegars with smoky paprika, garlic, cinnamon and rosemary. Cooked, then blended till creamy. Serve hot over root vegetables as main dish or use cold as a salad dressing! Makes 3-1/2 cups 1 c. cashew pieces 1/2 c. … Continue reading ROASTED BEET SALAD


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


ROASTED CAULIFLOWER SPINACH SALAD A whole cauliflower roasted with a sweet sour rosemary marinade. Cut into cauliflower steaks then set atop a salad of spinach, cabbage and sweet red pepper. Drizzled with a smoky cashew dressing, then topped with chopped Kalamata olive! Serves 6 Preheat oven to 450 degrees 1 fresh cauliflower head - cut … Continue reading ROASTED CAULIFLOWER SPINACH SALAD


SPINACH RICE MOLDS with a roasted pepper and sun-dried tomato white wine sauce with orange zest!  Delightfully refreshing with a subtle cheesy flavor! Serves 4-6 9 oz. bag fresh flat leaf spinach Sauce: 2 c. diced sweet red roasted peppers including a little bit of the liquid from the peppers 12 plain sun-dried tomatoes 2 lg. … Continue reading SPINACH RICE MOLDS


  PAN-FRIED TOFU MADE ELEGANT  Yes, fried tofu rises in the ranks to achieve elegance! The salty  crispiness of some edges of the Silken tofu against the unsalted spinach and tangy of the creamy Sabra roasted pepper hummus achieves perfection! Serves 3 16 oz. bag fresh prewashed spinach, steamed in a little water till wilted, then … Continue reading PAN-FRIED TOFU MADE ELEGANT


EASY SIDE DISH SPINACH  Fresh spinach steamed in a little water 3-5 minutes. Drained, plated, then drizzled with extra virgin olive oil, a few squirts of fresh lemon, a little salt and freshly ground pepper. Served with a lemon wedge and Kalamata olive! Easy, quick and delicious! Serves 4 - 6 2 bags fresh prewashed … Continue reading EASY SIDE DISH SPINACH


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


VEGGIE MAC AND CHEESE FLORENTINE Tofutti ricotta, cream cheese, sour cream and mozzarella singles combined with herbs and spices, fresh spinach and veggie elbow macaroni. Topped with fresh breadcrumbs flavored with olive oil and garlic, garnished with roasted pepper and baked till piping hot and crisped! Serves 8 Preheat oven to 375 degrees 16 oz. … Continue reading VEGGIE MAC AND CHEESE FLORENTINE


SPINACH BENEDICT SALAD Fresh spinach, mushrooms, and croutons tossed with a creamy fresh lemon, tarragon and garlic dressing! Topped with matchstick slices of Veggie Canadian Bacon! My plan was to make  a Veggie Eggs Benedict, which would require a stove, a toaster and a blender.  When the lights went out at Kirby Manor and I had … Continue reading SPINACH BENEDICT SALAD

Roasted Beets and Greens in Creamy Mustard-Mincemeat Sauce

ROASTED BEETS AND GREENS IN CREAMY MUSTARD-MINCEMEAT SAUCE Oven-roasted beets combined with fresh cooked collard greens and spinach along with caramelized onion and walnuts. Served in a casserole dish smothered in a rich sweet and sour mustard, mincemeat, garlic, rosemary and red grape cream sauce! Serves 6 Preheat oven to 375 degrees Roasted beets. Make … Continue reading Roasted Beets and Greens in Creamy Mustard-Mincemeat Sauce


OVEN-ROASTED PEPPERS AND EGGPLANT RICE SALAD Savory rice combined with oven-roasted red and green peppers, eggplant and zucchini along with fresh cooked spinach. Mixed with a creamy Balsamic, fresh basil and garlic dressing! Makes 14 cups Preheat oven to 375 degrees ROASTED VEGETABLES: 1 lg. eggplant, washed; using the tip of a sharp knife make … Continue reading OVEN-ROASTED PEPPERS AND EGGPLANT RICE SALAD


SHARON'S WILTED SPINACH SALAD Fresh spinach and walnut pieces dressed with a warm sweet and sour soy bacon, Kalamata olive, garlic, roasted pepper, Balsamic and Dijon mustard dressing! Salad Serves 4-6; Dressing makes 2 cups  1 pkg. fresh, crinkly spinach, washed, crisped, dried and torn into bite-sized pieces 1/3 c. walnut pieces, coarsely crushed, not … Continue reading SHARON’S WILTED SPINACH SALAD


THE QUEEN OF KINGS POTATO SALAD Nobody has tasted a potato salad quite like this. The ultimate in flavor and texture! Definitely a WOW dish! Makes 17 cups 2 T. olive oil 2 lg. sweet onions or 4-6 sm. yellow onions, peeled, cut in half from end to end, then in half again, then cut crosswise … Continue reading THE QUEEN OF KINGS POTATO SALAD


PUREE OF SPINACH A thick, creamy, brilliant green puree of spinach flavored with garlic, mushroom, onion and dill. This Puree Of Spinach melts in your mouth! Serves 4 10 oz. pkg. froz. chopped spinach, steamed till thawed and hot, but still bright green, then drained 1 T. extra virgin olive oil 2 lg. garlic cloves peeled … Continue reading PUREE OF SPINACH


CABBAGE AND SPINACH SAUTE Fresh green cabbage and spinach sauteed with sweet onion in a light cilantro and poultry seasoning non-dairy cream sauce! Serves 6 3 T. margarine 1 med. sweet onion, cut in half from top to bottom, then crosswise into thin half rings 1-3/4 lb. green cabbage, cut into quarters from top to … Continue reading CABBAGE AND SPINACH SAUTE


SHARON’S HAPPY FAMILY RICE Jasmine rice combined with fresh spinach, grilled cubanella peppers and sautéed onion, celery and shredded carrot. Served as rice molds with a green peppercorn and thyme gravy sauce! Serves 6-9 9 oz. bag fresh spinach, washed, then steamed till tender and still bright green; when done, place steamer insert in a … Continue reading SHARON’S HAPPY FAMILY RICE