Blog Topic: Recipe

Whole Wheat Fat-Free Vegan Rosemary Olive Bread Recipe

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Hi Herbies! Andrea again :] I think I've mentioned before, I'm much more of a baker than a cook. For awhile I stuck with cookies and cupcakes, but when I wanted a challenge..I turned to working with yeast. Yeast was intimidating. The first few times I baked yeast bread that actually rose I would do a little dance in my kitchen.

Baking bread ...


Fat Free Whole Wheat Vegan Vanilla Cupcakes

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Hi Herbies! It's Andrea, again :) I wanted to share a weekend cupcake recipe with you! I absolutely love baking; cookies, cupcakes and breads are my favorite things to make in the kitchen. When I was packing my apartment before moving to Happy Herbivore Headquarters, I got overwhelmed by the amount of STUFF (read; junk) in my apartment so I decided to take a break ...


Sophies Kitchen Giveaway Winner (& Homemade Vegan "Crab Cakes")

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I was totally blown away by all the entries for Sophie's vegan seafood! Since I live abroad I wasn't able to accept any for review, so if you try it, be sure to tell me how it is! I used random.org to pick the winner:

Congrats Kimbo! Kimbo wanted to try the crab cakes "because I've never actually had one, and ...


Fat-Free Whole-Wheat Easy Homemade Biscuits (Banana Biscuits)

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A great secret to cutting the fat in biscuits is using a banana in place of butter or shortening. In my original recipe (p. 38 of HHC) I call for using a food processor, but you can do it by hand, too! 

Here’s how:

I added the full banana in the video because I wanted a banana-flavored biscuit. (For a less banana taste, use ...


Quick & Easy Black Bean Burgers (6 ingredients! 15 minutes!)

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Need dinner fast? Don't have much in the house? Here is my lazy Friday dinner meal--quickie black bean burgers. I sometimes call these "hotel room burgers" because I originally developed them in a hotel room while on vacation!