Easy Pizzas

Who doesn’t want an easy pizza? Especially when you’re gluten free AND vegan? Simply add your desired toppings (tomato sauce, olive oil, garlic, vegan Trader Joe’s shredded mozzarella*, daiya mozzarella shreds*, mushrooms, any other vegetables, tempeh, tempeh bacon, fakin bits, any other desired veggies or spices) *Despite urban myths, vegan cheese DOES melt. Polenta crust:…

Vegan Spinach Dip

This has been my most anticipated gluten-free/vegan copycat recipe. I found a great one on Healthy. Happy. Life. lunchboxbunch and have posted it here with a few modifications! Before Baking: Ingredients: Package of frozen spinach, thawed Garlic cloves, minced garlic, or garlic powder (whatever is on hand) 2-4 tbsp of vegetable broth Salt, pepper, or…

Mini Taco Cups

Made with Tostitos® Scoops!®, this vegan variation of mini taco cups is irresistable! Takes a few minutes to lay out on a cookie sheet, but then they only need to bake for less than 10 minutes at 350. Ingredients: Tostitos® Scoops!® (as many as you want/can fit on the tray(s)) Soyrizo or vegan taco crumbles…

Baking for Fall

Someone in BuzzFeed Community beat me to the punch, providing 49 delicious recipes for Vegan & Gluten Free Autumn Baking! I can’t attest to exactly how cheap & easy each recipe is, but I hope to post simplified variations of a few I try this fall! Enjoy!

Nachos (yes they’re vegan!)

While Daiya is wonderful, it doesn’t quite do it for me when it comes to nachos. The thicker, Mexican-style shreds melt out to cover a whole chip! The taste was phenomenal- stretchy, melted cheese with a barely different flavor from dairy cheese! The vegan shredded cheese and sour cream are basically the same price as…

Shoutout to _Underscores_ Baked Goods

A fellow Harvard alumna has recently started Underscores Baked Goods. You can buy her products ready made or the dough ready for you to bake. Unfortunately, it’s only available in the greater Massachusetts area right now. I tried the scone and cookie dough and it is delicious — bakes to a perfect texture hard to…

Grilled Cheese with Bacon

I know, are you on the wrong blog??? No!! It is not 100% GF, but I’m sooooo close to re-creating this delicious monster. The Gluten-free Vegan Grilled Cheese with Bacon: – Take your favorite brand of gluten-free bread (these seem to be the best vegan options). It’s usually frozen so microwave it for about 20…

Veggie Galaxy – Cambridge, MA

Veggie Galaxy, a vegan/vegetarian diner & bakery in Cambridge, MA has just introduced a gluten-free menu! They’ve had gluten-free bread from the beginning, but now have even more GF/vegan options: – their GF bread is vegan – their vegan house cheese is now GF, plus they serve Daiya – they’ve made GF versions of seitan…

A Day of Baking

Today I baked gluten-free vegan cinnamon rolls and brownies, which is more than I used to bake in an entire year (or two!). Chebe is an awesome mix that is a naturally GF Brazilian recipe. It is usually for cheesy breadsticks, so I was happy to find this. The cinnamon rolls are pretty easy to…

July 4th BBQ Recommendations

Great and easy recipes for a vegan, gluten-free BBQ courtesy of Dig Boston! Stuffed peppers Grilled sweet potato BBQ pulled jackfruit!! Grilled pineapple http://digboston.com/taste/2012/06/veg-head-bbq-season/ I also recommend veggie kabobs! Mix and match based on what you like (chunks of): – Peppers (all colors) – Red onion – Mushrooms – Zucchini and/or summer squash – Tofu (extra-firm) – Sweet potatoes – Tomatoes…