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Stuffed Peppers Is A Versatile Recipe, And We Made It Vegan

You can make stuffed bell peppers throughout the year. I have seen many recipes that prepare this dish using meat. However, I am showing you how to make this recipe with potatoes. This recipe is from my mom. She made this for us every once in a while.

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Cauliflower and Potato Curry Soup

When you crave a nice spicy warm soup and do not want to go through the hassle of making curry, my Cauliflower and Potato Curry Soup does the trick! This is one of my special recipes, it is an Indianish recipe and is vegan. Cauliflower and Potato curry is quite common in India. In Hindu temples, when they serve food, you will find a thin curry to be had with roti bread that is made with these vegetables. You can use as little or as much water you want to make this soup style or a thicker drier curry. Based on your preference, you can switch the vegetables, if you want to make it sweeter, try substituting cauliflower with carrots...

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Vegan Potato and Spinach Vindaloo

Ingredients 3 Tablespoons oil 1 1/2 cups white onion, chopped 1 jalapeno, finely chopped 2 cups Idaho potatoes, diced (skin on) Paste: 2 Tablespoons tomato paste 2 Tablespoons curry powder 1 teaspoon ground garam masala 1 Tablespoon ground paprika 1 teaspoon sugar 1 teaspoon salt 1/2 cup white vine vinegar 3 cups baby spinach leaves 3 Tablespoons chopped cilantro   Instructions Heat oil in a 5 qt sauce pan over medium heat. When the oil is hot, add onions and jalapeno. Saute for 6-7 minutes, stir once every other minute. Meanwhile, in a small bowl make a paste of tomato paste, curry powder, garam masala, paprika, sugar, salt and vinegar. Set aside. Add potatoes and the paste that you just...

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Potatoes in Cashew nuts sauce

Ingredients1 lb baby potatoes (skin-on), washed and cooked in the microwave until mostly cooked (about 15 minutes), depends on your microwave powerHandful of cashew nuts, soaked in half cup water for about an hour1 tablespoon ginger garlic paste1 large red onion, thinly sliced1/2 cup vegetable / canola / peanut oil1/2 teaspoon cayenne powder1 tablespoon curry powder1 tablespoon dried fenugreek leaves, finely crushed1.5 cups tomato pureeSalt to tasteInstructionsHeat oil in a 5 qt saute pan over medium heat and saute onions for about 15 minutes, or until golden brown in color. Stir frequently.Add ginger garlic paste and cook for another 3-4 minutes, stirring every minute.Puree onions, cashew nuts using tomato puree and bring it back to the saute pan.Add the powdered...

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South Indian Dry Potato

I made this recipe for my DATE NIGHT IN SOUTH INDIA cooking class at CULINAERIE Cooking School in Washington, DC. I was teaching a class to 24 students, and in this class, we used this dry potato preparation as a filling for Dosa (a lentil and rice crepe). Ingredients3 medium size Idaho potatoes, rinsed and then microwaved for about 7 minutes or a bit more, until they are cooked, then cooled, peeled and diced1 jalapeno, finely chopped1/2 cup red onion, finely chopped7 - 8 curry leaves, each leaf torn into half OPTIONAL1 Tablespoon canola / vegetable oil1 teaspoon black mustard seeds2 pinches asafoetida powder OPTIONAL1 medium size tomato, chopped1/4 teaspoon turmeric powder1/2 teaspoon sugar1/2 teaspoon salt OR as desired1 Tablespoon...

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