• 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 Baked Tostadas with Tomatillo Serrano Guacamole – Oil-Free, Authentic, Vegan

              Medium |  Servings: 6  |  Ready In: 20 minutes |  Yield: 12 tostadas Based on a classic Oaxacan pork dish, this vegan version of tostadas uses smoky bulgur for healthy flavor.  Skip the grease and deep-frying by simply baking the tortillas in the oven.  A dollop of creamy, spicy Tomatillo

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  • Easy Gluten-Free, Vegan Black Bean Cakes

      Easy|  Servings: 5  |  Ready In: 20 minutes  |  Yield: 10 cakes These gluten-free, vegan black bean cakes are a cinch to make and great for protein-packed plant-based snacking.  Make a big batch of this healthy, oil-free, easy recipe and freeze extras for a travel-friendly lunch.  Serve with Guajillo salsa and top with Guacamole

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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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  • Smoky Broccoli Quinoa Sunflower Crunch

      Easy |  Servings: 6  |  Ready In: 20 minutes |  Yield: 8 – 9 cups Quinoa adds a modern twist on this updated classic salad.  The traditional Midwest recipe is usually made with bacon and mayonnaise, but this healthy, vegan, oil-free, gluten-free recipe uses smoked paprika, sweet raisins, toasted sunflower seeds, crisp apple, and

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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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  • Easy Oil-Free Roasted Sweet Potato Wedges

                    Medium |  Servings: 2  |  Ready In: 40 minutes |  Yield: about 6 cups This basic recipe for oil-free roasted sweet potatoes is a must-have for healthy eating. Make a batch of these on the weekend and use for Buddha bowls or as a side for Southwestern

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