Smoked Tofu Burnt Ends – A Vegan BBQ Recipe

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Summer can be a tough time for meat-free foodies. While everyone else is enjoying smoked ribs and grilled dogs, you probably find yourself with a boring old veggie burger. If you're looking to mix things up, give these smoked tofu burnt ends a try. They are a great meat substitute, and I promise every bite will be full of...

20 Amazing Copycat Recipes

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Lately I've been in love with copycat recipes. I find cooking almost anything to be enjoyable, but creating something that perfectly replicates a classic restaurant recipe is a particularly magical culinary experience. Even better, almost all of the recipes in this list have simple ingredient lists, and the majority can be cooked in well under an hour. Copycat recipes...

17 Cocktail Recipes to Try This Summer

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With the dog days of summer wearing on, now is the perfect time to add a few drinks to your summer cocktail arsenal. I've got 17 awesome recipes from Pinterest to share with you. Some are classic, while others have their own unique spins - all will (briefly) let you escape from...

SCOBY Hotel – How to Store Kombucha SCOBYs

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Whether you buy a SCOBY or grow your own, there may come a time when you need to keep a SCOBY alive while not actively brewing. This means it's time for a SCOBY hotel! This guide will give some background on what exactly a SCOBY is, explain how to start a SCOBY...

50 Vegan Dinner Recipes – Pizza, Burgers, Curry, and More!

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Welcome! Today I've put together a list of 50 vegan dinner recipes. They are organized by the type of food (tacos, pizza, etc.), and I've made an effort to include simple recipes, for the most part - there are some more unique, difficult recipes thrown in here and there, in case you're looking for a challenge. Without further ado,...

How to Preserve Vegetables with Quick Pickling

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Pickled vegetables are a great way to add some crunch and acidity to just about anything you eat. And if you're a gardener, it's a super useful technique for preserving your vegetables. The best part is that it's dead simple and allows you to experiment with all sorts of different flavors.  Definitely give quick pickling a try if you...

20 of the Best Instant Pot Soup Recipes

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Soup season is just around the corner, and I am already bookmarking tons of recipes for my Instant Pot. I am still convinced that thing is magic - a delicious and healthy homemade soup comes together in a few minutes, rather than simmering for hours and hours on your stove. These recipes...

18 Cheap and Easy Crockpot Dinners

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I love a good crockpot meal. Anything that does all the work for me is A-OK in my book. Just prep your crockpot in the morning, and let it simmer away all day to develop those lovely complex flavors for a meal that seems extravagant but is surprisingly simple.

11 Fermentation Recipes You Can Make at Home

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While fermentation might seem intimidating, it is one of the oldest and most dependable forms of food preservation in the world – this ancient technique uses bacteria to naturally preserve foods and is responsible for many popular and healthy beverages and foods around the world. Whether you want to incorporate more fermented foods...

30 Ways to Eat Sauerkraut

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If you're like me, you've discovered how easy it is to ferment foods like sauerkraut at home. And that means you're left with heaps of fermented goodies. We all know sauerkraut is great on brats, but there's got to be more culinary possibilities, right? In this article I'll cover 30 different ways...