Fireplace Cooking

I always wanted to try this and now I have an opportunity 🙂 Notes: Garlic was not as tasty as I though it would be, turnip was very juicy and tasty. Beetroots took most time to cook, then turnips, then onions, then garlic. On the last picture: turnip and beetroot, olive oil, rough salt and thyme. Yum.

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Mac ‘n’ Cheese

I noticed that Jamie Oliver provides vegan recipes on his website. I don’t watch TV or cooking shows, but this makes him the coolest celebrity chef. Unlike that irritating Gordon Ramsay, I hate him. Anyway… Yesterday I tried mac ‘n’ cheese and I can honestly tell it was the best god damn mac ‘n’ cheese I have ever tasted! Instant favorite! (This is actually not much coming from my mouth,…

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Mushroom-Tofu Wok

Save Print Mushroom-Tofu Wok   Ingredients Check first pic 🙂 Instructions Use high heat for the whole process. Boil rice noodles and drain. Fry tofu cubes without oil until they are golden brown. Set aside. Fry mushrooms to remove excess water. Add oil, garlic, chili and ginger. Fry for minute or so. Add sugar peas, paprika and carrots. Fry for five minutes or so. Add tofu cubes and soy sauce….

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Bean-Potato Salad

(Original recipe: http://www.vegaanihaaste.net/peruna-papusalaatti.html) Save Print Bean-Potato Salad   Ingredients SALAD: about half a kilo potatoes 100 g green beans 1 can of kidney beans small jar of small caper 1 red onion, sliced thin 1 bunch of rucola salad oil for frying DRESSING: 0,5 dl olive oil 1 tbsp lemon juice 0,5 tbsp balsamic vinegar 0,25 dl mild mustard 0,5 tsp salt 0,5 tsp sugar ground black pepper Instructions Boil potatoes…

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Easy Snacks

Part of this months vegan challenge, at least for me, is to add some exercise to weekly schedule as well. So far, after one week, I have successfully swam every day before going to work. Swimming in the morning is great, and I can start the day by going to sauna, what could be better? Anyway, breakfast is one problem. When I wake up, I’m not hungry and I don’t…

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Shepherd’s Pie

Time to be vegan for one full month again, which means more cooking.. The first dish of the month was shepherd’s pie and the original recipe can be found here. This was a nice simple dish, and it took me four days to finish this, so the amount is good if you are single and lazy 😉 Save Print Shepherd’s Pie   Ingredients lots of vegan margarine (dark blue Keiju…

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