• “Tartas Pastores”: Mexican Shepherd’s Pies with Smoky Sweet Potato Crust

    Medium |  Servings: 4  |  Ready In: 60 minutes |  Yield: 4 individual pans (or one 8-inch full-sized pan) The traditional Shepherds Pie gets a Mexican twist with this spicy vegan recipe. An oil-free filling of black beans and corn is topped with a smoky plant-based sweet potato crust for a comfort food dinner your

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  • Raw Southwest Corn Salad with Oil-Free Chipotle Cashew Dressing

          Easy |  Servings: 4 |  Ready In: 15 minutes + soaking cashews |  Yield: 6 cups salad + 1 1/2 cups dressing This Raw Southwest Corn Salad is packed with fresh flavor and crunchy texture.  An oil-free Chipotle Dressing add spicy, smoky flavor. Enjoy as-is or add Pickled Red Onions, Pico de

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  • Oil-Free Raw Chipotle Cashew Dressing

          Easy |  Servings: 12  |  Ready In: 5 minutes + soaking cashews |  Yield: 1 1/2 Cups This spicy Raw Chipotle Dressing uses soaked cashews for a creamy, oil-free consistency. Use it as a healthy, plant-based, gluten-free sauce over Lentil Tacos, Easy Black Bean Cakes, or a make your own raw Southwest

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  • Stewed Black Beans – Essential Mexican Vegan Recipe

      Easy |  Servings: 6 |  Ready In: 75 minutes + Soaking |  Yield: 3 cups Black turtle beans are simmered with onion, garlic, bay, and dried chipotle pepper for this easy, essential Mexican recipe. The smells will transport you to el casa de una mujer en la puebla. Make a pot of this healthy,

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  • Chipotle Barbecue Sauce – Oil-Free, Vegan Recipe

      Medium |  Servings: 32  |  Ready In: 30 minutes |  Yield: about 4 cups Smoky, sweet, this barbecue sauce is a must-have for the foodies in the house. Dates, apple, and sweet onion provide healthy, plant-based sweetness in place of refined sugar or syrup. Use this as a base for Chipotle Baked Beans or

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  • Chipotle Baked Beans – Oil-Free, Vegan Recipe

      Medium |  Servings: 8 |  Ready In: 90 minutes |  Yield: one 9×9 dish Smoky Baked Beans are a classic summer barbecue dish.  A dash of chipotle powder adds a smoky, spicy kick, perfect for impressing guests at a dinner party or family picnic.  Serve this all of the summer sides, like Sweet Corn

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  • Apple-Sweet Chipotle Ketchup

          Easy  |  Servings: 12 |  Ready In: 20 minutes |  Yield: 3 Cups This sweet-smoky ketchup gets a spicy kick from dried chipotle powder.  Naturally sweetened with apples, this vegan recipe is a must-have for your healthy, whole foods diet.  Enjoy it with Baked Sweet Potato Fries, Southwestern Black Bean Burgers, or

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  • Chipotle Black Bean Soup

          Easy|  Servings: 8|  Ready In: 90 minutes + Soaking |  Yield: 10 Cups Smoky, creamy, satisfying black bean soup — there’s nothing quite like it.  This easy, healthy, fat-free vegan recipe gets smoky spice from dried chipotle peppers and Mexican flavors from cumin and marjoram.  Packed with healthy vegetarian protein and gluten-free

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  • Spicy Mexican Chocolate Sauce with Pineapple

      Easy|  Servings: 10|  Ready In: 4 minutes |  Yield: 1 cup Chocolate Sauce + 12 Pineapple Spears This vegan Chocolate Sauce recipe gets some Mexican spice with cinnamon and chipotle powder.  Natural sweetness from dates and a side of pineapple make this a healthy, satisfying treat.  It’s gluten-free, oil-free, with no added sugars or

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