• Authentic Mexican Recipes: Oil-Free Plant-Based Vegan Dishes

    Mexican Cooking centers around simple ingredients: corn, rice, beans, peppers, and avocado.  Authentic Mexican recipes focus on fresh flavors.  Tortillas are used to make tacos, enchiladas, and tostadas.  Dried chili peppers make smoky, spicy salsas.  Cilantro and lime add bright finishes that make you feel like your soaking up the sun on a warm Oaxacan

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  • Red Quinoa Enchiladas Rojas

    Medium |  Servings: 6  |  Ready In: 60 minutes |  Yield: 12 tacos Dried Ancho chilies bring smoky heat to this authentic Mexican entrée. Healthy, gluten-free red quinoa provides the base for the hearty filling.  This makes the perfect vegan dinner for a crowd – they’ll be begging for more!  Serve with 5 Minute Guacamole,

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  • Quinoa Fiesta Bowl with Beans, Pico de Gallo, and Avocado Lime Dressing

    Medium |  Servings: 4  |  Ready In: 30 minutes |  Yield: 4 big bowls Mexican toasted quinoa, stewed black beans, fresh Pico de Gallo and oil-free Avocado Lime Dressing come together in this delicious bowl.  This is an explosion of flavors and textures!  Serve over crunchy Romaine lettuce for a satisfying, gluten-free, plant-based meal.  If

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  • “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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  • Spicy-Sweet Raw Pineapple Salsa

    Easy  |  Servings: 12  |  Ready In: 10 minutes |  Yield: 6 cups Who says salsa is only for tomatoes?  Swap out the tomatoes for golden pineapple.  The natural sweetness of the fruit works well with the Mexican trinity of cilantro, lime, and spicy jalapeno in this refreshing, easy recipe.  Use this oil-free, spicy condiment

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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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  • Spicy Pasilla Pepper Sauce

      Medium |  Servings: 24  |  Ready In: 20 minutes  |  Yield: 3 cups This spicy salsa uses dried Pasilla peppers, but you can experiment with any dried chilies for different levels of heat, sweetness, and smokiness.  Make a batch of this healthy, oil-free, vegan recipe for authentic Mexican flavor.  This goes great with Easy

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  • Oaxacan Tomatillo Serrano Guacamole – Oil-Free, Authentic Mexican

              Medium |  Servings: 8  |  Ready In: 10 minutes |  Yield: 2 cups Based on a classic Oaxacan recipe, charred tomatillos, garlic, and serrano pepper give a different twist on guacamole.  Use this to top oil-free Baked Tostados, vegan Stewed Black Beans, or plant-based vegan Black Bean Cakes. Ingredients 4

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